As TikTok grows in popularity among Nigerians. Many are looking for a way to derive more than just fun from the platform but also to have financial benefits.
A quick answer to the question, “Does TikTok pay Nigerian creators?” is NO.
But do Nigerian creators make money from TikTok? The answer is YES!
You see, TikTok video creators can make money from the platform in 2 ways: first from becoming TikTok partners of which Nigerians and many other African countries don’t qualify and second, from LIVE gifts from followers.
Going by the second way of making money from TikTok I’ve helped more than 50 persons make over $40,000 from TikTok.
It’s called LIVE gifts because you’re being gifted by your followers. These gifts are coins that TikTok convert into dollars and it’s withdrawable.
Requirement on How to Make Money on TikTok in Nigeria
These are some of the necessary things you need to consider as a Nigerian to monetize/verify your TikTok account.
- Tiktokers must be a minimum of 18 years and above
- You must have at least 1,000 followers.
After getting the above requirements, you’re then qualified to go live. During these live sessions, that’s when you’re being gifted by your followers.
Don’t underestimate this, you can make thousands of dollars from those live sessions.
A girl I know with almost 400k followers on TikTok makes thousands of dollars weekly from LIVE gifts.
The last thing you should know is, the only withdrawal method available on TikTok is PayPal. You will surely need it to withdraw your dollars.
Unfortunately, the Nigerian PayPal account does not support Nigerians to withdraw to it but I’m not leaving you halfway on this, I have a solution to getting a PayPal account that can receive money from TikTok.
Hit me up on 08104094348 if you need more info.