Grasscutter Farming Business In Nigeria: How to Start (2020)

In Nigeria, the consumption of Grasscutter meat, also known as ‘Bush Meat’ is on the increase. Bush meat is a good source of protein. Its popularly used to prepare pepper soup, egusi and all kinds of Nigerian soups. Grasscutters are also very easy to rear. One factor that hampers the returns for Grasscutter farming business in Nigeria is adequate feeding and proper hygiene.


So, if you want the business to be profitable, you should take adequate care of the Grasscutters, both male and female. You should allow the young babies to remain with their mother for a period of four months, after which you separate them into different colonies.

Requirements/Facilities to start Grasscutter Farming in Nigeria

Grasscutter cage/Pen: Note that Grasscutters live in colonies. a colony should contain one male and three females in one Grass cutter cage. The Grasscutter pen/cage should be blocked at the back and opened at the front. Use metal material to also construct the Grasscutter cage, creating a different space for sleeping, because Grasscutters don’t like sleeping where they eat.

Water Channel: Of course, essential supply of water is very necessary if you must have a healthy grass cutter farm in Nigeria. Also note that the water given to these rodents should have some attractant to it.

Grasscutter Feeds: Feeding is also essential if you must have a successful Grasscutter farm in Nigeria, Grasscutters are herbivorous and so eat grass and fruits like Sugarcane, they also love grass and fruits, e.g mango, sweet potato, Napier grass, maize,and so on.

Farming Techniques/Knowledge: No man knows it all. You have to ask questions from experts such as Grasscutter farmers or better still source the internet for books on Grasscutter farm management and techniques so as to have a practical knowledge on how to manage a Grasscutter farm.

Feasibility Study on Grasscutter Farming

The feasibility study on Grasscutter farming contained in this article is for a Grasscutter farm with 4 Colonies (4 males, and 12 females). A full mature Grasscutter is sold at N5,000. (N5,000 X 16 Grasscutters = N80,000).

To construct a Pen or Grasscutter farm cage – N50,000

Feeding for 8 months N180,000

Adequate water supply N50,000

Miscellaneous N15,000

Risks Involved in establishing a Grasscutter Farm in Nigeria

  • Maintaining the Grasscutters to be healthy at all times even though the business is not capital intensive
  • Snakes and soldier ants are the enemies to Grasscutters. Construct your Grasscutter farm cage or pen in such a way that its free and protected from them.

Mobile Money Business in Nigeria: How to Get Started (2020)

Mobile money business is one of the most lucrative business in Nigeria you can benefit from if you are looking for ways to make money this 2020. You should consider becoming a mobile money agent as people have ventured into it and are earning big from it.


You might want to know how profitable mobile money business is or can be. Well, this post will guide you on how to start mobile money business in Nigeria and make cool money from it on regular basis. Infact, I believe i should start with the make money aspect before I delve into the basics.

How do you make money with eTranzact when doing Mobile Money Business?

When you engage in this business, you can make money every time you refer anyone to join the mobile money network. Each time you invite anyone to eTranzact i.e, When such a person uses eTranzact to transfer money to another person, you will get your own commission after such transactions without delay.

One thing about this method of making money is that anytime you transfer money from your phone to anybody in form of airtime or bank deposit, you still get paid and it is available 24/7


What Mobile Money Business Is All About

eTranzact is a leading financial organization in Nigeria that are into the business of mobile money transaction via internet access. With the development of their mobile app named PocketMoni, eTranzact wants to make it easy for Nigerians to be able to transfer money from one person to another using their mobile devices via the PocketMoni app. The application is easy to use, understand and navigate.

The PocketMoni app can also work seamlessly with all internet service providers in Nigeria which ensures smooth and flexible transfer of money with ease, a benefit of PocketMoni which allows you a simple method to make easy money once you are a mobile money agent with eTranzact.

The third party payment schemes introduced into it makes payment very fast. The app was also developed to international standard, harnessing the use of 3DES encryption technology as its security module. The PocketMoni App by eTranzact therefore has enough security to boost end users confidence as the end user would be required to provide a unique PIN when he or she wants to log into their account via the app to ensure that unauthorized persons do not have access to the account.

Below are a list of services or things you can do with the PocketMoni app:

1. You can send money to your friends.

2. You can use it to buy airtime for any network.

3. You can easily settle and pay your bills through the PocketMoni app using this app. Bills like PHCN bills, POSTPAID bills, MyTV monthly subscription, HiTV or DSTV subscription.

4. The app can be used in making cash deposit from one bank account to another account.

How eTranzact works

As earlier said, the app works on virtually all operating systems. Whether you use Android, Microsoft, iOS or blackerry, the app can be installed on different smartphones. For android smartphones phones users, you can visit the Google play store to easily download the Pocketmoni app from Playstore.

If you are an iOS user, you can also visit the Appstore to download it completely free of charge and start making that extra money. Install the application on your mobile phone when you are done downloading. If you are new to the app, you would need to sign up, providing a valid username and password for you to be able to use the app.

One thing is certain about this business, not all Nigerians are venturing into this mobile money business in Nigeria but in the nearest future, more would do so as this kind of business opportunity is hard to come by.


Why It Took 11 Years For KWAM 1 To Be Installed As ‘Mayegun Of Yorubaland’

Why It Took 11 Years For KWAM 1 To Be Installed As ‘Mayegun Of Yorubaland’ by atoluwash(m) : 9:19 am On Jan 15

The Alaafin of Oyo state, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III has revealed that it took 11 years before popular Fuji maestro, King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal(KWAM1) was installed as the ‘Mayegun of Yorubaland’ because his forefathers did not consent to it initially.

According to the monarch, the singer had indicated an interest in the title 11 years ago during his visit to his palace in the company of his friends and associates.

The respected Fuji icon was finally given the title on Monday, 13th January.

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