Pornography is also sold in Nigerian sex shops and some pornographic magazines are produced in the country, often reproducing pictures from foreign magazines.
The first officially acknowledged hardcore pornographic film produced in Nigeria was Better Lover Valentine Sex Party.
In 2009 Egypt's Administrative Court ruled that internet pornography should be banned, describing it as "venomous and vile".
The laws of Canada permit the sale of hardcore pornography to anyone over the age of eighteen.
The country has a small indigenous pornography industry which produces exclusively heterosexual pornography as homosexual activity in Nigeria is illegal.