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These are practical business ideas in Nigeria that any serious person can start even with small money and conveniently end up with more than enough cash to cater for his needs.

Nigerians are not lazy people as some wrongly assumed. The only problem that is affecting most Nigerians is the inability to sit down and properly think out their ways and come up with good business ideas. Start the business and run it well to attract the needed investors to push the business to the next levels.

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There are more than enough business ideas in Nigeria scattered all over our road ways, waiting to be tapped. The problem is that people are closing their eyes on these business opportunities, preferring to go to another country to do all kinds of menial and demeaning jobs. We also wait right here at home only to have the foreigners employ us to work for them in our own country for business ideas we would have explored. What a shame! What that simply means is that our eyes are closed to the business ideas in Nigeria that we are being surrounded with.

As we can all see, another year has just begun and if nothing is done about it, believe me, it will be another story filled year. We don’t want it to be that way. That is why I am bringing to you these top business ideas in Nigeria that is guaranteed to make you serious money this year.

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List Of 14 Business Ideas In Nigeria To Start

1. Honey Business

Do you know that you can actually start honey business with less than N50,000 and grow it to become a multi million naira business? Keep visiting this site as we are sure to provide you with step by step guides on how to make millions with honey business.

Some of the most popular means of making serious money from honey business is to start your own honey farm. It is no difficult to start and anyone can do it.

2. Business Consultancy

What does it really take to start consulting for both big and small businesses all over the country? When you sit down and give some careful thoughts to what various businesses are going through, many of which are at the brink of collapse. Then you will realize there is a lot you can do by way of advice, training, and tips to help some of these businesses survive. If you are good at it, you can charge good money doing it. That is called consulting.

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Do you know that you can take it upon yourself to understudy the various aspects of the businesses and set up a consulting firm as a guru? This is a viable business idea in Nigeria, especially for the graduates who are roaming the streets looking for the jobs that are nowhere to be found.

3. Farming Business

Whenever farming of any type is mentioned, the next thing that usually come to the minds of the young people is that this is for the elderly and uneducated villagers.

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The earlier you discard such reasoning, the better. Young graduates in Nigeria are living their dreams doing one form of farming or the other.

Countless types of farming has been covered on this platform. Take enough time to conduct further researches on any of them and see for yourself that farming is no longer for the poor, rather, it is now for the rich.

4. Printing Business

This is very wide and anyone interested in printing business idea in Nigeria has a choice as to which aspect of printing to go into. Printing on T shirts, Umbrellas, Cars, ID and business cards are all printing business.

You can setup you own small printing press or serve as a middle man to help others fulfill their printing requirements while charging for your services. All you need is to master how printing business work, the right amount to charge on all kindly of works, and where to get those stuffs printed.

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Become a freelancer in the printing industry by setting up a kiosk and place advert there for people to bring their jobs while you take it to any printing firm of your choice. Having a graphic designer standby will be added advantage for you.

5. Paint Making

This business idea of Paint making is another secret business that many don’t even know exists. Paint making can take care of your basic expenses and secretly turn you into a big time millionaire.

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All that is required is getting some basic training from reputable paint makers. You can start your own paint making business in Nigeria with less than N100,000 and gradually grow it to become a big paint company.

6. Liquid Soap Making

Each time I come across house wives, boys, and girls that are making cool deal with liquid soup productions, I often marvel at the great potential that exist in liquid soap business idea in Nigeria. It is not no more a secret that you can actually produce that same detergents that you spends money to buy and even sell to others and make your own money.

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7. Recharge Card Business

The general notion about recharge card is that it is not lucrative, just an exchange of money. That is WRONG. With recharge cards, houses are being built, cars are being bought. Watch this YouTube video on how you can printing recharge card[no software required]  Those doing it rightly are living the comfortable life of their dream.

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If you really want to make money from recharge cards business, an expert says, “don’t limit yourself”. When probed further on what he meant by that, he said that many people do it wrongly by depending on retailing instead of exploiting other avenues therein such as printing and distributing to others at less profit which adds up with your own profits over time.

8. Bead And Hat Making

This is a handiwork that some students are using to pay their school fees and are even sending money home to their parents. Some nicely designed beads can go for up to N6,000. This is from what you didn’t even spend up N1,000 in buying the materials. Ask the bead makers and you will be surprised at what they make.

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9. Private Coaching

With your expertise on those subjects, you will excel in coaching business. Do you know that you can exchange your knowledge for cash? Get up and start paying yourself by building the upcoming lads up with the knowledge you got from school. Run a private coaching for at least 4 school children in a month and see what you make.

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10. Sales Of Used Items

This has a wider appeal and includes so many things you can think of. You can go into used shoes known as Okirika shoes, clothes, and even bags. There is plenty of money to be made in used items business in Nigeria.

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Used items business is a profitable small business idea in Nigeria. One can go into the business, either in a small or scale, making good money is 100% guaranteed. Most of these second handed goods has been found both to be cheaper and stronger than the fake brand new ones in the market.

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11 Laundry Services

Laundry business idea in Nigeria is what you can start small and grow into big business that could eventually come employer of labour. Going about asking friends to give you their clothes to wash is not a business that is never heard of. You can start that way with little or no money.

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12. Food Stuff Delivery

You may not necessary own a shop of your own but if you do, that will be an added advantage. All it requires is for you to run affiliate with a big shop owner. Collect goods from them and supply to your customers. Take your profit and repeat again.

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Sometimes, even your customers and others may not even know that you doesn’t own a shop of your own. This business idea is all about being smart and think out what really works for you as person.

13. Makeup Artist

This is another business that those who know about it are making more than enough money from. Details here.

14. Internet Blogging

Without mincing words, if done right and given the commitments that it requires, blogging can take you to any place you want to go in life. Blogging is not a quick way of making money but rather a sure way of building a life time income if you don’t mind.

In all the businesses covered in this post, one thing that is sure about any one of them is that you are sure to make money from it if you are serious with it and follow the guidelines.

Bear in mind this age long principle. Developing any business ideas and turning it into a wealthy empire requires experience, creativity, and time.

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  • mikail September 30, 2016

    very grateful that i come cross these site, it is a very inspiring and learning page, thank you very much. base on the recharge card business on the wholesale level that is what i will like to know more. i have try contacting some one before on it but it was not successful on the explanation on it, i know now that with you i can get better deal on it. thank you sir.

  • hamza shitu October 27, 2017

    I want be a rich man

  • Oyin November 14, 2017

    Good day sir, thank you for all the information you have gathered here, it really opened my eye more to what i have been planing to start doing. I really appreciate all you efforts.
    My question, if i have to go to Germany to get used spare parts, i will like to know where to get them in there and how long is will take my to put them together for shopping? I will also like to know if used things and spare parts are contraband in Nigeria. Thank you.

  • Makemoney2000 November 29, 2017

    Wow! great list of small scale busiuness ideas in naija

  • Umar Usman Dahiru December 20, 2017

    I Appriate This Writing Talkless Of Writer, Considering Teaming Population Who Are Unemployment This Will Them In Paving Way To Seccess.

  • Christopher Wariboko December 27, 2017

    Sir,cnmpliment of the season.Please i would like to know how much would it take to venture rice processing business

  • Ezekiel Oluwafemi January 31, 2018

    Thanks for this information man.
    I will only mention one more, is like you talked about it but not very well. Where you talked about selling used items.
    Selling Physical items is what you should have mentioned. This is call Mini Importation business.

    Have been doing mini importation for over 3years now but the result I got last years alone is incredible. And to tell you the truth, not only me. Many of my students quit their jobs because of their result in 2017.

    So, if you are looking for a good business to do, I will advice you start with mini importation business.
    I recently create 5days Free video course on How to create 6-8figures monthly income on mini importation business. This might help you

  • Sandra February 4, 2018

    I want to start a recharge card printing business, please how can I go about it

  • precious osagie March 6, 2018

    I need to start recharge card business, how much will I need to start it. where and how to do the printing, I need to learn.

  • Emma March 27, 2018

    wooow.. my eyes have been opened to some business ideas.
    Thanks for sharing this information

  • David O Anthony April 26, 2018

    Good to do business in here , but who is going to finance it, banks are not borrowing us money to do business.

  • James May 15, 2018

    Hi, I Ezekiel how do I contact you?

  • Nwaizu Precious June 5, 2018

    I am interested in the importation business please. I will really appreciate it if i get a quick response from you Mr Ezekiel.

  • paul ekeh July 20, 2018

    pls l’m interested in recharge card how will l start & how much can l start with?

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    Please How Do I Start The MakeUp Artist Properly?

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