Youths in Ogbomosho in Oyo State, went out on the street to display the weird create like a war prize.
According to reports, the incident has caused confusion among community members but that didn't prevent them from trooping out in large numbers to catch a glimpse of the weird creature which was shot dead on Friday, January 26, 2018.
An image showed a bunch of youngsters march down a street while holding their strange prize.
In January 2018, a Nigerian researcher, Amama Benn Benedict criticized the killing of a pig-like aquatic animal found in Sapele, Delta State.
Benedict who is also a social media influencer submitted that the residents should have sent the marine animal to a research institute as opposed to killing it.
"Some Villagers in Sapele, Delta State caught this creature that looks like a Pig. The Killed and Shared its meat. I don't even know what it is called.
"They should have sent it to an institute for research purposes or a Zoo.
"Where they in the right to kill it?," he tweeted in a comment posted on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.