Top 5 companies offering chauffeur and personal driver services in Nigeria


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Looking to Hire a Personal Driver or you need to engage the services of a professional; Chauffeur, then this article is for you.

Personal driver services in Nigeria used to be an option prevalent among wealthy individuals, celebrities, and rich businessmen, etc. Today in Nigeria, it is becoming more and more popular. It gives one this look of class, sending this particular message of affluence to your friends and close circle. It also saves time and stress. To hire a personal driver in Nigeria is becoming peculiar to occasions such as airport transfers, prom nights/parties, birthday parties, and weddings.

What a personal driver service does

Personal Driver for Hire and Chauffeur services are becoming the best transportation option available in the country with numerous reasons to get a personal driver. Companies offering chauffeur services guarantee that you'd be picked and dropped at your destination even in dire cases; cases such as flight delays or early arrivals, unlike taxi-hailing services such as Uber that are focused on getting as many rides as possible.

With chauffeur services, you're assured of having a driver who'll be well trained and accustomed to defensive driving. To get the most out of this service, you need to find a company that offers this service, that is distinguished, and with lots of positive references.

Personal driver job

The whole personal driver job concept is still unique to Nigeria and is sometimes the topic of several debates. Still, there are various reasons why some persons prefer to employ the services of others to drive them about. Some do this for official and security reasons, others for the prestige that comes with it. Others seriously need others to drive them mainly because they are unable to do it by themselves.

However, no matter the reasons, the fundamental reason why people hire a personal driver is to drive you around as well as keep your car well maintained especially when it comes to cleaning and vacuuming a car with the best vacuum cleaners.


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Top 5 companies offering chauffeur and personal driver services in Nigeria

1. RideOn Nigeria

RideOn Nigeria is a top outsourcing firm with an interest in providing professional and well-trained drivers and chauffeurs for their teeming customers in Lagos and across the country. The company makes sure its clients get the best quality service especially with the caliber of drivers they have on their payroll. RideOn Nigeria has a three-step process for driver hiring and outsourcing. First, you send in a request for your driver specification. Then based on the details of your request, you are offered the chance of meeting the driver, and if he or she meets your approval, then you can go ahead to make payments. 


RideOn offers personal drivers and Chauffeur services to meet its customers' needs

Services of RideOn

  • Driver Outsourcing Services 
  • Vehicle Hire Services
  • Car Rental and Leasing Services 
  • Vehicle Fleet Management
  • Transportation Logistics Consultancy services
  • Other Support services 

RideOn Contact Information

Address: FF10 Axiom Plaza 279, Old Abeokuta Motor Road Agege Lagos.

Telephone: +234 8093341100, +234 8032128076, +234 8091593020, +234 8029059274



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2. DriversNG Recruitment Services Ltd

DriversNG is undoubtedly one of the best driver outsourcing firms in the country, making the Personal driver for hire service very easy and convenient for their clients while offering an encompassing range of transportation services. The company has a presence in as many as 12 major cities across the country including places like Kano, Uyo, Port Harcourt, Lagos, Benin, Abuja, and Jos. The firm says it has well over 1110 vetted drivers on its waiting list, with driver profile information you can explore before committing yourself to a contract.

The company offers its services to both corporate bodies and private individuals. The company makes sure private individuals desiring to hire a personal driver can do so with so much ease while corporate organizations that are in need of urgent driver replacements can be sure their request will be met in no more than 24 hours. 

Services of DriversNG

The company helps you recruit your type of driver within minutes depending on your needs. They can help you recruit drivers even if you need one for just a day, 1 week, 1 month, 6 months, and even one year. DriversNG charges a one-off fee of ₦25,000. The company offers the following services:

  • Driver Recruitment
  • Driver Training
  • Fleet Management

DriversNG Contact Information


12, Moleye Street Alagomeji, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.

29, Mambilla Street, off Aso Drive, Asokoro, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria.

Telephone: 08163555265, (07062483241- WhatsApp Only)



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3. Tora Africa

If you are looking for a top-notch outsourcing agency to handle your personal driver hiring needs, then you have Tora Africa. They help corporate organizations recruit professional drivers for their transportation needs, as well as help in driver management for both private and corporate organizations. The company also provides you with drivers for your short term needs. 

Customer Review 

“We use TORA AFRICA to recruit bike riders for our delivery service and always find them to be reliable, honest and easy to work with.”

Bayo Adebola

Zippy Logistics

Tora Africa Contact Information

Address: No 40 Anite Crescent, Okota, Lagos State

Telephone: 07061231000




4. Drivers Outsourcing Solutions

Established in 2005 to offer customizable and specialist outsourcing services in the area of recruitment of experienced and well-vetted drivers to meet the needs of corporate organizations and individuals' needs. 


  • Drivers recruitment and outsourcing
  • Candidtates Selection
  • Outsourcing Services

Contact Information

Address: 9 Adefowope street off Adetola street, Aguda, Surulere, Lagos

Telephone: +2348035378534, +2348172002817




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5. MKI Transportation                                             

MKI transportation is a company whose target is providing its customers with a beautiful experience both in hiring a personal driver or chauffeur services, as well as for car hire services. They offer packages to suit all customers' needs, providing driver and Chauffeur services that meet their varying needs, whether it is airport transfers, weekly hire, daily hire, and a host of others.

MKI transportation is also involved in the recruitment of professional drivers and logistics services for both corporate events and personal functions such as birthday parties, weddings, and other social gatherings.

MKI Services

  • Private transportation
  • Corporate transportation
  • Events transportation
  • Fleet Management: The company has been adequately equipped with amazing vehicles such as the Audi Q7, Toyota Highlander, Hyundai Creta, Jeep Wrangler, Hyundai Sonata, Hyundai IX35, Toyota corolla, Kia Rio, Hyundai H1 van, and the Chevy Express Passenger van. Click Here for Service Rate 


MKI Transportation Chauffeurs make sure you are satisfied

MKI Contact Information

Address: Plot 4 Citrine Close Diamond Estate, Sangotedo, Lagos Nigeria                 

Telephone No: 0812 953 0392                                                                                                 




Personal driver services in Nigeria shouldn't be seen as an option meant for only the rich and famous. In fact, they are for anyone who wants a comfortable, stress-free and secure trip. These companies mentioned above are well equipped, not just to provide comfortable rides but professional, trustworthy and proficient driver or chauffeur services.

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Henry Egan

Henry Egan


Henry Egan a poet, essayist, content writer, blogger and technical writer who is willing to read just that last material to develop the best content possible. Henry feels he is more of a new generation writer with a sassy and swanky style. You can be sure you'll get all the facts in and never get bored with his articles.

He has got a flair for technical reviews on automobile and cars. He studied Mechanical Engineering but his first love remains Literary Art.

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