In Nigeria, it has come to our knowledge that possessing that spray in public is illegal and it might get you arrested.
This was evident in a reply to a twitter user who according to her was in poice custody because she was found with a pepper spray.
The user with the handle @yoitspizzu tweeted ;
@YomiShogunle oga yomi your boys have stopped me for owning a pepper spray saying it’s an offense .. currently at Igando police station
Yomi Shogunle, who is the assistant Commisioner of Police in the state replied ;
What are you doing with a pepper spray?