Unemployment and lack of much capital to start up a business in Nigeria is one of the biggest fear that usually engolfs the minds of fresh graduates of high schools in Africa.
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The problems of Unemployment increases every day, while our population is growing , our job generating industrial sectors are shrinking in Africa.
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Have you ever thought of where our growing population will be working while our factories are closing down ?
The truth is that the more these factories collapses the more unemployment increases. Sadly, there are no obvious measures on ground that will serve as a panacea to this ‘scourge’ in africa.
As unemployment increases , the rate of crime escalates and the negative circle continues .
Another danger is that most of our surviving manufacturing firms are working below its capacities. This means more workers are susceptible to an imminent unployment problems in Africa.
To cushion the effect and be proactive, kindly check the list bellow to know the possible business you could start with little amount.
Farming is one of the best lucrative businesses and jobs known to man kind over centuries ago. It is the most natural job in africa. Farming is a free gift to Africans because of her climate conditions that supports natural farming. In some parts of Africa, little are required to start up a farm. Where land is available, only thing needed to start up a farm is seedling and labour.
It is known that most edible cultivated crops matures less than a year. Example of such crops includes yam, rice tomatoes, water mellon, ginger, cassava etc. These are numbers of crops that you can easily source for the seedlings and start up today.
2. Phone charging
In Africa, supply of electricity is minimal. Parts of the continent where the materials for supply of electricity are available is far lesser than the places where there are no such facilities. In Nigeria, the supply of electricity dwinds yearly due to mismanagement. To key into this lapses, some smart ones resorts to migrating to remote areas where there is limited or no supply of electricity. The inhabitants of such areas seeks where to charge their cell phones daily. It is estimated in Nigeria that charging of a seven cell phones for customers generates about #360 which is about 1$. A young man who is into the business said he started the business with less than 60,000 naira and today he makes at least 80,000 naira monthly from the business.
3. Sale of Drinks and Water
Water is essential, Everybody drink it and almost everybody takes non-alcoholic drinks. The place you will make your market in this business is the many retail shops in your locality, restaurants, bars, mini fast foods spots and individuals who buy in crates and packs for household uses.
To be outstanding in this business, regular source of supply is very crucial. In this case, relationship with major distributors and wholesalers who will give you the drinks and packaged water with discounts should be created through mutual understanding; you deliver directly to these retailers identified above with some margin in regular and steady basis.
The more quantity you are able to supply, the more profit you will stand to make from this business .
4. Bread Supply and Distribution
People eat bread on a daily basis all year round without restricrion in Nigeria and almost all other countries. The demand for bread is so high that a variety of them has come to the market that some times buyers might be confused in trying to make choice. You can do this business by identifying good bakery to buy from and sell to retailers when ever they demand. A sound vehicle is needed with which to distribute your bread. Also create a market with owners of shops and supermarkets scattered all around you. You can start the bread supply business with less than N100,000, if you already have a personal car. This is when you have been able to develop a large number of retailers to whom you supply. If presently do not have a car, not to worry. You can probably start by hiring a vehicle to deliver your breads and get a delivery van when you have built up the financial capacity to get one.
5. Eggs Distribution
Eggs are packed with protein and it is consumed all over the world. Apart from its nutrient needs, eggs are used to make alot of products such as confectionaries, cosmetics, soaps, hair conditioners, shampoo, glue and face masks amongst many other benefits of eggs. The uses of egg are so numerous that supply is hardly enough to meet demand in many markets within Nigeria.
Egg supply is a great business that can be started in small scale and grow to become a big venture if properly managed. If you must go into this supply business (egg), the first thing you must do is to identify poultry farms that produce quality eggs and/or large egg distributors who already got a large farm. You buy from these farms or distributors and supply to retail shops, supermarkets, fast food joints, bakers and even households. Then develop a network of buyers who are many and varied around your neighboyrhood. What you might need to be successful while in this business are empty egg crates and a delivery van or any other vehicle. Excluding the price for purchasing a delivery van, you can start this business with less than N100,000 in already a relatively large scale. If there is a vehicle, one can go into egg supply with just little sum as estimated. Where there is no vehicle, one can still start by using a cart to deliver your goods and later acquire a used vehicle after profits.