- A young man who is a celebrity barber shares the story of his success
- The who came to Lagos with GHC63 now makes over GHC6300 daily
- He has cut hair for celebrities like Wizkid, Davido, Dbanji, DonJazzy and many others
A young talented barber has shown Nigerians that with determination and skill anything is possible. The young man who became a millionaire by cutting hair for Nigerian celebrities has shared his story to inspire young Nigerians starting out on their own.
The talented barber identified as Kufre Nnah shared his story with media personality George Essien. The media personality who was inspired by his drive took to his Facebook page to tell Nnah’s story to the world.
Essien explained that Nnah who now owns four barbing salons in Nigeria came to Lagos with just five thousand naira in his pocket. He also expressed that the talented barber revealed that the secret to his success is focus.
In his post, Essien revealed that the barber makes over five hundred thousand naira daily. He disclosed that Nnah has cut hair for the likes of Timaya, WhizKid, Davido, Ighalo, Dbanj and DonJazzy.
According to Essien, Nnah who was an apprentice for seven years started his own business in 2012. He now has forty employees to look after.
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"Yesterday I met with Kufre Nnah. His story literally made my day. This is a guy who runs 4 first class barbing saloons in Nigeria, including one in Lekki.
He has barbed the hair of any celebrity you can think of including Timaya, WhizKid, Davido, Ighalo, Dbanj, DonJazzy...the list goes on. Think of them!
This is the guy who is flown in a private jet to cut the hair of the Senate President.
Kufre traveled to Lagos with just N5,000 (Ghc63) and a desire to succeed. When I asked him what was the one thing that was the secret of his success, he simply replied, "Focus".
He was an apprentice for 7 years and started his barbing saloon in 2012. Today he has 40 employees in 4 locations. His businesses averages N500,000 (Ghc6300) minimum daily.
Who says you can't be a barber and become a millionaire? When I asked him how many shops he intends to have in the nearest future, he said 100."