Top 5 Online Marketplace to sell your car in Nigeria


You would agree with me that selling off an old or new car (particularly an old car) have over the years proven to be not as easy and convenient as buying one.

It might take some time for that to turn around but are you planning to sell off your car(s) in Nigeria and you want that done fast? and with convenience? Don’t want to go through the hassles of finding a buyer for your car? Then you might want to try these online platforms below.

1. JiJi

Founded in 2014 by Anton Wolyansky in Lagos State, Nigeria, the 3-year-old online marketplace is have grown to become one of the best classified ads website to buy and sell cars in Nigeria. Though a wide range of things ranging from Electronics, Fashion items, Real estate, Pets and lots more can be sold on Jiji, Jiji Cars remains one of the best places to easily and safely get your car sold.

2. Yakata

Calling it “the most secured online classifieds website in Nigeria” during our interview session with him, Founder and C.E.O of Yakata, Jesse Yusufu brags about the newly launched online startup {Yakata} as one of the best and safest place to buy and sell stuff; including Cars/Automobile.

3. OLX

This is one of the oldest online marketplace to easily find a buyer for your Automobile. Founded in 2012 by Fabrice Grinda and Alec Oxenford, OLX has over 1200 employees and about 2 million active buyers who may want your old or used car.

4. Cars45

The self-acclaimed Nigeria’s favourite car buying service, Cars45 will buy your car directly from you in 45 minutes! It’s easy as it sounds. Unlike other above-listed platforms which you get to wait for an “interested” buyer to call, Cars45 buys your car directly from you after evaluation of your car.

Founded by Etop Ikpe in 2016, the one year old Car purchase platform recently raised $5 million to even further better services provided.

5. MoboFree

Though operational in other countries like Kenya, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Ghana, India and more, the Cristobal Alonso founded online marketplace {MoboFree}has over 2 million unique users who might have interest in purchasing your car. All you have to do is to place a proper ad showcasing your car after registering on the platform.