Nigerian Lady Who Moved Abroad Shows Off Her Work: “I Make Money In UK by Braiding Hair”

Nigerian Lady Who Moved Abroad Shows Off Her Work: “I Make Money In UK by Braiding Hair”

  • A Nigerian lady who moved to the UK two weeks ago has attracted attention with her braiding skills
  • She said that she did not have enough experience for many of the jobs on offer, but she was able to use her talent for braiding
  • In a video, she showed herself making a customer's hair and having fun as she recorded herself

A young and talented Nigerian lady who recently relocated to the UK has impressed many people with her amazing braiding skills.

She may have faced some challenges in finding a suitable job in her new country, as she did not have enough qualifications or experience for many available positions.

Photo of lady
She was braiding and having fun. Photo credit: @candytehmie/TikTok
Source: UGC

However, she did not let that discourage her and decided to make use of her natural gift for braiding hair.

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In a video she shared online on @candytehmie, she demonstrated how she transformed a customer's hair into a beautiful and intricate style while enjoying herself and expressing her creativity.

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Her video has gone viral and inspired many others to pursue their passions and talents.

Watch the video below: compiled some of the reactions below:

Labibas said:

“How much is by out braiding.”

Ascholani wrote:

“Barakhallahu fihq. Congratulations!”


“You haven't met people wey go price ehn.Dey just wan kill person.”

Apena Temilade responded:

“I Dey tell you , me l'll not just reply them ni, thev'll still come back.”


“You're always with headsets, guess thats your identity.”


“How much do yoU charge for small braids?”

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UK Govt announces free visa, GH₵142k offer to Ghanaian graduates ready to relocate

Meanwhile, earlier reported that Ghanaian graduates looking to relocate can do so with the UK government's help.

The UK government has announced a GH₵142k international relocation payment to non-UK trainees.

This offer is part of the UK government's effort to attract more teachers to England, particularly in languages and physics.

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