A fisherman has sparked social media frenzy after catching a fish which appears bigger than normal.

The human-sized fish has been the centre of attention at Apo Legislative Quarters junction in Abuja for days now.

YomiNigeria, who found the fish displayed on the streets for sale wrote on his facebook timeline: “Hey guys, my weekend is fulfilled. See what I found by the roadside; a fish taller than a man.”

Many social media users have since expressed fascination at the size of the fish.