Owing to the pandemic, have seen that indeed, nothing is truly secured and some things may happen that is beyond our control. Are you considering starting a business of your own now that the continent of Africa is opening back up? Keep reading. While you are likely to make a ton of money from this business ideas, do not take only our word for it, do some research to find out which is best suited to your location and immediate market.

Co-Working Space

In the heat of the pandemic, many businesses which have never considered remote operation were forced to try this method out and many and now that the continent is opening back up, things may remain the same. While a significant number of people enjoy working from home, some face other constraints that threaten their productivity, unstable electricity, poor internet connection, distracted from kids and other members of the family, or just a good old change of scenery.

Co-Working Space

Co-working is an arrangement in which workers of different companies share an office space, allowing cost savings and convenience through the use of common infrastructures, such as equipment, utilities, and receptionist and custodial services, and in some cases refreshments and parcel acceptance services. This business may be viable

Concierge Services

With the continent opening up and activities gradually return to the way they used to be before. The lockdown is most likely going to cause an increase in travel. In fact, people that did not travel a lot in the past are now making plans to travel more frequently.

Concierge Service

A concierge is an individual or a company which is specialized in personal assistance or any other assistance services like lifestyle management, transportation, travel, and vacation planning, etc. and provides such personalized services to its clients at a variable price. The idea is to save the time of the client by performing their routine or specialized tasks. People want to go to places and have amazing experiences, you can make a business out of this.

Agency Services

We know this is a broad term but it’s because the scope is intended to be wide in order to allow your creative juices flow and think out ideas within this idea. An agency is a business or organization providing a particular service on behalf of another business, person, or group. Within this context, we’re really talking about being an intermediary. Many businesses are springing up faster than ever before due to the pandemic, people have seen that their employment isn’t as secure as they thought.

Agency Service

These businesses have needs such as marketing, virtual assistantship, supply, and distribution, etc. All you need to do is pick a service, find identify a business or group of businesses that need the service, seek companies that provide this service, and reach out to them for collaboration.

E-Learning / Membership Platform

The growth the e-learning industry has experienced in the past few months is tremendous. While everybody was stuck at home, many people still were interested in learning. It is not too late for you to hop on this trend and make your own money from it. The pandemic may  seem like it is coming to an end but large crowd gatherings are still not approved or advised in many countries in Africa so many people will still need to keep learning or seeking their knowledge online.


Perhaps you have a hobby that you’re skilled at, some knowledge you have that you perceive is valuable, you can put it into an e-book or a video course. For extra coins, you can offer ongoing knowledge, service, or support at a monthly subscription or membership fee. That will give your income a snowball effect and you’ll be well on your way to making a lot of money.

Do you agree with us, are you thinking of venturing into any of these businesses? or do you have other ideas you would like to share. Interact with us in the comment section.