In Nigeria today and the world at large, self employment is the highest employer of labour. The trend is growing everyday and will keep growing as people gets frustrated everyday by their employers with poor working conditions and low wages for their daily hard work.
People are desperately looking for better alternatives and acquiring a skill or set of skills is the best way to achieving self reliance and financial independence.
Skills otherwise known as hand work is the most important thing to acquire to guarantee steady means of income.
Some people are born with certain skills while others struggle to learn them. A saying has it that if you can do something very well don’t do it for free. Whether you paid or didn’t pay to acquire any skill, monetize it and you will be surprised at where it may take you.
Skills and handwork to learn in Nigeria are many for male, female, young, old, educated and uneducated.
Everyday people look for trending and most lucrative skills to acquire in Nigeria so We compiled this list of 150 skills to learn in Nigeria as an overview. You may also checkout our special categorized list of links below the post.
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List of 150 skills for male and female in Nigeria.
2. Phone repairs
3. Playing music instruments
4. Laptop repairs
8. Brick laying
9. Web design
10. Phone Application development
11. Software programming
13. Snacks baking
14. Cake making
15. Hair dressing
17. Vehicle mechanic
19. Generator mechanic
20. Music production
21. Video editing
22. Graphic design
23. Graphic art
26. Football or any other sports
27. Weightlifting or any other gymnastics
28. Sprinting or any other athletics
30. Pop ceiling installation
31. Solar installation
32. CCTV installation
33. Street light installation
34. Automatic gate installation
35. Electrical equipment installation and maintenance
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37. Ice cream making
40. Public speaking
45. frying of nuts and cereals – Groundnut, pop corn Etc
46. Building art work
47. Building Painting
48. Vehicle paint spraying
50. Television repairs
51. Radio repairs
52. Telecommunication mast installation and maintenance
53. Truck driving
54. Caterpillar driving
55. Event location decoration
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58. Make up artist
59. Hair styling
60. Building plan drawing
61. Iron bending
62. Panel beating
63. Air conditioner installation
66. caterpillar driving
68. shoe making and repair
69. boat repairs
70. Boat building
72. Sports officiating
73. sports coaching
74. interlock stone molding
75. Brick molding
76. interlock stone installing
77. Bead works
78. Wig making
79. computer Applications.
80. Aluminium and glass Works
The list above in undoubtedly not complete yet, there are undeniably numerous other lucrative skills for men and women to acquire in Nigeria not represented. however you can make a decent living out of any of those we mention if you are dedicated and serious about it.
If you know any more skill or handwork that should be in this list kindly share in the comment section. share this to your friends.
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