How to make more Friends in Nigeria

Some persons love making friends on a daily or weekly basis because they feel more happier when they have more friends around them.
Some persons are introvert, they hardly make friends unless they get to know the person whom they want to make friends with.
Making more friends is cool, but at some points, making bad friends could affect your life in different aspects.

Friends help each other, they assist themselves to grow, help one another when any of them is in help.
You could have friends and at the same time you could have few whom you call your close friends.

Friendship isn’t just be greeting someone, it is when you are interested in the person and you get to know the person well.
No friendship relationship can be perfect though but it’s possible to take it to an extent by growing the relationship to a very mutual one.
Any kind of persons could be your friend irrespective of age, gender, etc.
I will be highlighting different ways you can make more friends.

1. Making friends in your society.

This is the common and easiest way friends are being made especially for young teens.
They make friends starting with their neighbors living close to them by visiting them from time to time.
You could visit your neighbors, engage in a long discussion with them, watch movies with them, with time you would have made them your friends.

You can also make friends with persons who sells good or services, you could be discussing things which may make you both happy thereby building a very strong relationship with them.
Anyone can be your friend in the society, it depends on how you interact with people.

2. Making friends in your School.

This is the most popular way friendship is being made, starting from your classmates to your teachers.
You could make anyone in your class your friend, share goodies and gifts with them, read books with them, do things together with them.
Within a short time, you would have made a large amount of friends.

Your teachers can also be your friend, visit them to explain some topics you think you don’t understand well, they will be very happy to teach you thereby building a friendship relationship with you.

Get yourself involved in different school activities, join school clubs, school games and other societal activities.
Doing these will make you get a lot of friends.

3. Make friends in your place of work.

If you work in a small or big organization, you could make friends with your co-workers.
Take some out for lunch, share gifts within your co-workers.
Before you know it, you would have made most of them your friends.

4. Making friends from Social media platforms.

This is the best and the most easiest way to make friends especially if you are a very shy person.
What you need to do is to add one of your beautiful pictures on your profile pics, make an interesting description about yourself.
Facebook is one of the best social media platforms, Facebook makes it very easy for you in such a way that you can make the friends of your mutual friend your friend.

Facebook make it easy to chat with people easily, be able to send text, emojis, stickers, pictures and videos.
You could also join Facebook groups, connect with people, before you know it, you would have made a very large amount of friends.
With WhatsApp, you could chats with people you exchanged contacts with view their statuses and comment on it.

LinkedIn is the best platform professionals could make friendship with one another, help themselves with jobs etc.
Twitter and Instagram is also a lively social platforms, it makes it easy for you to follow people, chat and view their respective posts.

5. Attend events.

Attend social events such as parties, networking events, and social gatherings. This is an opportunity to meet new people and make new friends. Don’t wait for someone else to invite you to hang out. Take the initiative to organize social events, like going out for dinner, going to the movies, or doing an activity together.

Smile, make eye contact, and be open to conversation. Approach others and start conversations, show interest in what they have to say, and be a good listener. Don’t try to be someone you’re not. Be genuine and authentic, and people will appreciate you for who you are.


Remember that making friends takes time and effort, but it’s worth it. Keep an open mind and be patient, and you will eventually find people who you connect with and enjoy time with.

Making friends is very easy, you don’t need to pay money or pass through a difficult task, they are millions of people all over the world willing to make friends with you.

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