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Top 5 Classified Ads Websites in Nigeria 2015


Classifieds Ad still remains the best form of advertising that is short, cheap and converts well for classified products / services. From traditional newspapers to magazine, TV and radio and now spreading fast in online medium, classified ads still play a key role as medium for selling one’s goods/services.

top classifieds sites in nigeriaAs internet growth and connectivity is getting more and more advanced in Nigeria, the need for online activities like online shopping, researching, socializing etc is getting more popular also. One field specific industry growing fast online is the classified ads industry.

[ Read Also: OLX Nigeria acquires Tradestable.com.ng ]

I have researched and listed the 5 tops classified websites in Nigeria. Starting from the top to bottom, check out the list below.

1. OLX.com.ng:

olx logo

OLX Nigeria who are currently operating from the domain www.olx.com.ng remains Nigeria’s N0. 1 classified ads site. OLX Nigeria commence operation in Nigeria in early 2012 and since then they have been able to outsmart their main rival, (the defunct tradestable.com.ng) which they recently acquired. OLX Nigeria is the Nigerian version of olx.com.

You do not necessary need to open an account on OLX.com.ng to post ad but you can if you so wish.

2. Jiji.ng:

jiji logoJiji.ng are the fastest growing classified ads website in Nigeria since 2015 but still remains behind OLX Nigeria. Just like olx, Jiji is free for both buyers and sellers. As a Seller on Jiji, you can perform the below activities;

  • Post free Ads with pictures to sell
  • Update, make Top of The Page your ads to get maximum efficiency from selling
  • Get calls and messages only from real people, cause we require every user to register

As a Buyer you can:

  • Buy anything, simply call or send message to seller and agree purchase with sellers directly
  • Leave a review after deal is accomplished

3. Ady.ng: 

ady logoAdy Nigeria who uses the domain ady.ng to functions started around mid 2014 and since then has been consistence. Posting ad on Ady.ng is as simple as ABC.

Ady.ng is an online and mobile web based classifieds platform that offers buyers and sellers a unique opportunity to effectively reach their target audience.
Ady.ng offers FREE listings to advertisers allowing them unlimited and direct contact to their potential markets. Ady.ng does the hard work of ensuring postings reach greater target audiences at a touch of a button by leveraging on the Ady.ng network of associates and partner websites.

4. Locanto.com.ng:

locanto logoLocanto Nigeria is a free classified ads site operating from locanto.com.ng. Locanto Nigeria is the Nigerian version of Locanto.com worldwide classifieds website that helps you with all your local needs. Locanto offers free local trading in over 60 countries. The Locanto website is available in 5 languages and is being operated by a small team of classifieds enthusiasts.

5. efritin.com 

efritinefritin.com made it as our N0. 5 postion, though newly launched but growing at fast paste. Their customers service is superb with 4 out of 5 rating from us.

Efritin.com is a website where you can buy and sell almost everything. The best deals are often done with people who live in your own city or on your own street, so on Efritin.com it’s easy to buy and sell locally. All you have to do is select your region.

It’s completely free to publish a classified ad on Efritin.com, and it takes you less than 2 minutes. You can sign up for a free account and post ads easily every time.


  1. I went through the list of the five top classified ads and I must say you did a great job. I love efritin.com because they do advertiser verification. I also use olx and jiji.ng. If I must add to the list, I will add motored com and gidimarket.com

  2. I love this rating.. Great job! I also found Adbushi.com, and I think it’s a great classifieds too. I had a chat with a member of their support team and I was told they will officially launch their website next month. You check here http://www.adbushi.com

  3. These websites are good no doubts. Perhaps you might also want to visit one of the latest classified ads website in Nigeria. https://www.9jamarket.net. As you can see our name says it all. We are a registered company both online and in Nigeria. we tried to improve on the weak points of the already existing classified ads website,hence, unique. You can buy, sell and exchange on our platform for free. You can sell both new and fairly used products and even the services you offer. Registration is simple. Why not check it out today and thank me later?

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