Top Best Skills To Acquire In Nigeria In 2021 (Chosen & Trusted)

by Abdulrazaq
Top best skills to acquire in 2021

Are you looking for what to do to have passive or regular income like a yahoo boys? My name is Abdulrazaq Yahaya and today I am going to show you the list of all top best and lucrative skills you should acquire in Nigeria in 2021.

What it’s acquired is far better in any way than what it’s observed. Hence, my advice for you; don’t just look at everything as a small thing. As a matter of fact, do not let any day pass you without learning new thing.

As time passes, you have now come to realize that you should have acquired a lucrative skill to use taking care of yourself and sometimes your family? Remember, no knowledge is a waste!!

If I am not lying, this article you are reading right now is one of the skills I have acquired and now it’s my part-time occupation. That is, I learned how to create article.

In this post today, I want to for free of charge show you what does skill acquisition mean and how to leverage any one you like and profit from it in 2021.

What does skill acquisition mean and how to find one to learn

Skill acquisition simply refers to the process of learning strange things either physically or emotionally. Do you want to know which skill you should learn or acquire in 2021 in Nigeria or any country?

Note that there is no any skill that can make you get money quickly. However, it’s you yourself can make it happen. That is, don’t just learn a skill and go and relax.

As a matter of fact, a person who begs can become rich if he/she keeps begging with focus always. Similarly, a person who is from rich family can become poor if he/she doesn’t know how to maintain the properties of his/her family.

Do you not want having your own money without completely depending on your parents? Moreover, it’s not ideal to over depend. In one of the previous articles which I have written, I talked very much about the life of an over dependent person.

Now, let me stop this long discussion and start showing you the list of all best skills to acquire in Nigeria in 2021.

Read this also: top best and lucrative courses you should learn while studying in Nigeria (employable and best courses).

Best skills to acquire in 2021 and reasons why you should learn

The following skills are the very best for you to acquire in Nigeria in 2021. Theses skills are very lucrative, employable and enjoyable.

1. Medical heath learning

Have you ever been to hospital and seen different nurses? Let me tell you, those nurses are not a verified or qualified one.

If you’re finding profitable hand work or skill you should acquire, the don’t look further again.

Meet the manager of any hospital you want to learn health treatment in and discuss your intention with him/her. For him/her to accept quickly, go there your strict family member or parents.

2. Photographic or graphic designing

At the early paragraph of this article, I hope you saw image, right? That image you have seen is the service of graphic designer.

I am not a learned graphic designer, though that image was created from scratch by myself. In Nigeria now (presently), graphic designers are in high demand.

Every day, people must have program (birthday, marriage, burial ceremony and lots more), so, they must need banner to pass information to the largest population of people.

Graphic designing is one of the very important skills to acquire in Nigeria. As a very skilled graphic designer, you can be employed or work for yourself and earning money very lucrative.

3. Tailoring

When i didn’t understand something too much like this time, I thought that tailor is a female handwork, thus it’s useless to learn if person is male.

Now that I have understood very well, k have known the respect of tailor. If you want to wear Nigerian culture dressing (native), then it’s a skilled tailor must do it for you.

Now, almost every body in Nigeria especially Moslems like to wear native always. As a result of that, tailor is the best and lucrative skill you can acquire.

4. Building consultant

Everything about building is very expressive, do you know? And every day people are building or intending to build houses.

Do you know that if you learn any building related skills, you will be financially stable on your own? If you know, then try to learn any of the following skills listed below:

  • Plastering
  • Roofing
  • Painting
  • Wiring
  • Construction and
  • ETC.

5. Electrician

Electrician is one of the building works or services. This skill is involve in learning how electronical bulbs or light should be mounted in the house.

This skill is very risky because little thing you mistakenly put wrongly can burn all the whole building. Thus, be mindful to acquire electrical skill to an end.

If you’re a qualified or verified electrician, money will can never scarce you, believe me.

Please also know that if you don’t learn it skilfully, people will not give you work, because they have known that their house will burn.

6. Writing

Do you think that writing is a small thing to handle easily. Although, you may be a writer but not a good writer.

Practicing how to become a good writer is one of the skills which many people are learning presently right now.

Why should you learn how to become a good writer while you can be able to write? The answer is because everything has transformed to online, thus, to let people know what you sell or service you offer, you must write.

I am not insulting you that you don’t know what to write, please. What a good writing means is the motivation or comfort of the readers of your writing.

If people are offended while reading what you have written, then you should need to learn how to write in a pleading way so that people should attend to what you want to say.

Read this also: how to write a formal letter to the bank step by step for enquiry, complaint or request.

7. House cleaning

I met one guy in one cities in Nigeria, do you know what he does for a living? He cleans gardens, environment or compound!

According to him, he said that he will reject if Nigerian federal government hand him an employment letter. Because of what? He is very balanced financially.

You can also start learning it now for living. And also know that there are some things which people successeded in doing while other people failed in doing that the same thing.

8. Dressing

Dressing or makeup is one of the best skills to acquire in 2021. If you learn how to dress for person decently, you will be invited to the wedding ceremony.

Most people who are doing wedding or marriage are not the one that dress for themselves. In fact, they must invite skilled dresser to dress for them in order to look handsome and pretty.

As a result of that, dressing is a very lucrative or profitable skill that you can learn.

9. Motivational speaking

What is Motivational speaking and how is it one of the best skills to acquire in 2021 in Nigeria? Do you really want to know why Motivational speaking can help you successed financially?

Motivational speaking is commonly known as MC or master of ceremony in Nigeria. While MC stands for master of the ceremony, DJ stands for Disk Jocker.

If motivational speaking is your skill, either you learned it in school or you just acquired it, you will be invited to the occasion of big men where you can speak for them while entertaining the audiences or peoples.

Company can even employ you to do motivational speaking services for them. Please note that motivational speaking is the speaking that motivates the audience(s).

10. Gadget repairing

Gadget refers to the computers. Anything that can connect to the internet like mobile phone or laptops are called gadget.

If you learn how to maintain, use and repair them, you will never suffer in 2021. Gadget repairing like repairing of phone is very lucrative.

Hence, gadget repairing is one of the top best skills to acquire in Nigeria in 2021. It’s very simple to learn if you’re serious.

11. Welding

Welding is the skill which involves the combining irons with one another.

The name of the person who does welding is welder. They are the people who makes iron doors. Every day, people are building houses and the house without door is nothing.

As a matter of fact, people prefer iron doors to the wood ones nowaday, thus, a very skilled person who welds iron doors must be demanded.

12. Furniture

Furniture is the combination of wood to make usable thing. This should be done by a high skilled person as it’s involves measurements.

Chairs, bed, tables lockers and lots more and made from wood which was gathered and arranged by professional furniture.

If you have a passion to learn this handwork, then go and learn because it’s one of the best skills to acquire in Nigeria in 2021.

13. Driving

It’s like I forget to mention driving, right? No, please I didn’t forget.

Driving, king of all handwork. There is no any skill that is better than driving, believe me.

People are traveling every day, hence, learning the skill of driving will not be in vain. I have been seeing many people who have turned part-time driving to their full-time occupation.

Why is it like that, you asked? The reason is simple and it’s that driving is very lucrative and employable skill. You can find the job of driving today and get employed immediately.

14. Repairing of transportation machine

Please don’t think that machine is only to the one you ride. In fact, any tool which makes you do work faster is a machine.

Meanwhile, a person who is very skilled in repairing of machines is not a jobless person. You can learn how to repair bicycle, motorcycle, tricycle or even car.

If you learn any of the skills which I listed above, employment or money will never scarce you in Nigeria and or abroad.

15. Salesmanship

Another profitable and lucrative skill you should consider to learn in 2021 is salesmanship.

As a salesman or woman, you don’t do anything, what you will do is being in shop regularly and selling goods or services to people for person thereby making you to become an expert dealer.

For example, you can learn how to sale motorcycle materials and that doesn’t mean that you must be a verified and learned motorcycle mechanic.


Now, I have come to the conclusion of top best skills to acquire in Nigeria or abroad in 2021. If you think that it’s helpful, then please share it with your friends.

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