What are Paypal custom charges?

A few weeks ago, I sold a camera lens on Ebay and the buyer asked to send it to Nigeria (I'm in the US). I got an email from Ebay saying the buyer paid for the item. After sending it and confirming the shipping tracking number, I got an email from Paypal saying I had to pay $300 to a Western Union Bank to... show more A few weeks ago, I sold a camera lens on Ebay and the buyer asked to send it to Nigeria (I'm in the US). I got an email from Ebay saying the buyer paid for the item. After sending it and confirming the shipping tracking number, I got an email from Paypal saying I had to pay $300 to a Western Union Bank to receive my money. Something like that im not sure. What does that mean?
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