Share Email Earn FacebookTwitterGoogle+Lockerz GrabDeliciousDiggGoogle BookmarksMySpaceStumbleUponReddit By Lockerz LOL. They always be tripping. Apparently the William sisters felt the need to say that their ancestry is not from Nigeria. http://allafrica.com/stories/201301110262.html "We are not Nigerians" Venus and Serena Williams said. It is beginning to seem cliché that Nigerians are quick to speculate about the roots of successful Africans abroad. It doesn't matter whether they can speak a Nigerian language, or have an American accent; whether they grew up in Lagos or spent their childhood on the streets of London.