Top 3 Best Business Investment Opportunities in Nigeria


Nigeria is a productive country for businesses. If you are interested in starting a business or investing in Nigeria, below are the Top 3 Hottest Business Investment Opportunities currently booming in Nigeria

Top 3 Best Business Investment Opportunities in Nigeria

1) Event Halls for Rental

If you build an event hall or occasion hall in popular locations in Nigeria, you will get the best ROI for your money in the long run.

Remember people do occassion in Nigeria every other day.

2) Hotel

This is one of the hottest cake business in Nigeria right now. Business our business sector is booming, investors or tourist that comes to Nigeria utilizes top hotels and this is a very good business to invest in.

3) Student Hostels

Looking to invest, buy a piece of land close to schools. You will be surprised how student will rush your service.

4) Agriculture

Agriculture remains the no 1 income generating sector in Nigeria today. Don’t overlook this.

Fish farming, poultry farming,etc are the best businesses to venture into in Nigeria.

Stay in touch for the part 2 of this article.

Article by Victoria Adewoyin


57 thoughts on “Top 3 Best Business Investment Opportunities in Nigeria

    • Turkey farming business- A Mini Turkey Farm
      This is an agric bizness with a short turnaround period. You can start
      this venture with a room, bq, uncompleted building or any vacant space.
      The profit margin is very handsome. Turkeys mature within a few months and
      they do not smell like other poultry animals. You can recoup your
      investment within 6 months with a very high profit margin.
      The key areas are: Feeding, Where to get supplies of young animals, pest
      control, housing etc.

      2. Custard Powder Production
      Custard as we all know is a fast moving food product here in Nigeria.
      Start up capital is low

      3. Grasscutter farming
      4. Meat Delivery/Supply Business. Food related and very profitable. I can
      provide more info on this concept if necessary. You can supply meat to
      eateries, hotels, restaurants and individuals. You can also bring in live
      cows/goats from the North and sell.
      5. Soap making. Soap is a fast moving consumer product and production
      process is not too complex
      6. Exercise Book production
      7. You can set up a small bakery and expand in future. Nigerians love bread
      8. You can import shoes and other fashion accessories. I know a guy that
      imports male casual shoes from the Uk and he sells to wholesale buyers in
      Lagos. The rate of return is very high, quick turnover is guaranteed and
      the products sell fast because it meets one of the basic needs of man –
      9. Transportation. the recent ban on commercial motorcycles in Lagos has
      thrown up a huge business opportunity for smart investors who understand
      the Lagos business environment.
      10. Supply of corporate gift items.
      11. Small scale Printing press.
      12. Game lounge.

      You can also consider:
      Table water and pure water business
      Export of agric commodities such as ginger, garlic, coacoa or charcoal.
      Production of Toilet roll/ Tissue paper/Serviette. I’m doing a feasibility
      study on this business right now.


      • thank you very much all. I have interest in going into importation of unisex shoes, bags and wares.

        can I be given more light on how to start this in a small scale.

        thank you.

      • Please i need your advice on a profitable and shut time business that I can start with 100k

      • Please, at the moment , I want to invest in ladies wares with minimum amount of capital . How can you advise me ?

      • waaouh! great ideas you share here, keep it up but pls what will it take to go into agric exports like ginger,garlic etc and which country value and needed it most?

        waiting for your reply

      • I need information on
        1. Tissue paper production
        2. Custard production
        3. Biscuit production

        kindly avail me details and what is involved alongside their profitabilities.



  1. My sister u are not far from the truth. Honestly speaking, I respect ur intellectual ability. I love people with great ideas.

    • 5Mil may not get you something rewarding. You may either need to seek other investment options or you increase your investment capital. Cheers.

    • Am A Civil Engineer by Proffession, with 5million u can erect a good hostel, depending on the area, and how many rooms capacities u want. consult us on 08063396447.

  2. Yes you can erect a 10rooms hostel with your 5million naira. Get in touch lets guide you.

    • sola, when did u become a realtor, or contractor that u are erecting 10 rooms with #5m. nawa for u o

  3. Sis, what a brilliant and concise presentation. You may also be enriched with viable biz tips practicable in rural areas esp in the southern part of central Nigeria. can we hear you on this please.

  4. i need an insight in a small biz to start with a less capital of #500,000 in Nigeria, suitable for a fully employed man but with helping hands

  5. Hello Sir,
    What is the prospect of setting up Plaintain flour business and plaintain chips business in Nigeria? Is it still profitable or it has been over exploited. I currently live in the UK and Iam looking at setting up in 2 years time

  6. I quite agreed with you on the student hostel stuff, right now i am into it. I built 6rooms appartment with less than N3m. though i have already acquired the land before. I am also looking at cassava farming big time. thanks a great deal for your ideas.

  7. Please update details on how to set up a small bakery company in Nigeria such as: the staff strength involve, investment capital, registration status, management structure, ownership structure and what the business objectives should entail.

  8. please some one should advice me on how much can I get to start up a poultry farm and the things that I have to be prepared for whether bad or good

  9. please i need info on businesses i can carry out on my university campus with their cost implications. thanks

  10. Music Business is also a fast growing business in Nigeria. The money flows so fast , when you know what you are doing. Further enquiry 07063270815

  11. I’m looking to start a block industry and in need of investors, so if you have about #2m to invest please call me on 08033462040 or 08082997222. This is a business I’ve looked into and it’s very profitable with daily returns of about 20k to 30k

    • waiting for reply on how to go abt agric exports like ginger,garlic etc
      how much can someone manage to start with and which country needs it much
      pls reply

    • I have that exact amount of money to invest in a business, please get in touch with me on this number 08070707673, thats if u are still interested.

  12. well, i would like to see the least amount you can start something with and not necessaty millions cos it sound discoursge and boring to most small capital youth holder in nigeria

  13. hi,
    pls i need help on how to go about cloth business,
    which country can i get to buy cheap cloth and resell for my boutique

  14. ……Venture into agric business mainly depend on your area.You needs to consider many factors in relation to your agric business you wish to venture into. Move close to Agriculturist on that.

  15. This is an eye opener for would be individual with enterprenurer skill to tap into there dream of becoming employer of labour

  16. If you are interested in Agriculture & need Professional Consultation, Plantation Crop establishments, Agric land purchase in Egbado & Abeokuta Areas of Ogun State, by an experienced Agriculturist, call 07088780288, 08032167218.

  17. Tissue production is profitable and easy.

    If you can secure a contract with one or two big hotels,or churches, then you have your millions in your acc.

    You can start with about 300k -500k.
    trust me.

    For more, call Gids ******.

  18. Please advise on any business I can successfully start up with 2 million Naira a business that will not completely divert my attention from my current paid job.

  19. Good evening, please can you guide me on what kind of business I can go into with about 1m currently that would be profitable and not too risky.thanks

  20. I will love to go into agriculture but im finding it difficult getting the real product i should be ging into. Mr Olaleye is there a way u can help

  21. Sir/Ma, i will so much appreciate if you can tell me exact amount to setup a pure water factory. the basic things needed to start. thanks very much Sir/Ma

  22. Sir pls kindly advice and enlighten me on how to start exporting cocoa,cassava and charcoals and the countries that i can be export them to.Thanks and waiting for your favorably response

  23. Bringing in cow/goats from the north and selling is very lucrative,u can do it or get someone do it for u(invest).we can help you do both.0708***904

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