Becoming a driver in Nigeria

Bolt drivers must meet certain requirements to become a driver:

Register your profile:

  • Go to  driver sign up page to register
  • If you have three or more vehicles, you can register as a fleet owner 
  • Once you have completed your registration and your documents have been verified, you will receive an invitation by email to attend an onboarding session.

Go for vehicle inspection:

Get activated:

  • Come for an onboarding session Monday - Friday in Abuja (09:00 and 15:00) and Lagos: Monday - Saturday (09:00 and 16:00):
    • Abuja: 3rd Floor Kojo Motors Building, Mabushi, Abuja
    • Lagos: Plot 118, Block 25, Salem Street (Off Kusenla Road or Off Palm Springs Road), Lekki, Lagos
  • Come for an onboarding session Monday - Friday at 10:00 and 13:00 in Benin City, Ibadan and Owerri and Abeokuta, Enugu, and Port-Harcourt Monday - Friday at 9:00 and 17:00:
    • Abeokuta:  Asiwaju Kitchen, opposite St. Peter’s Cathedral, Ake Roundabout
    • Benin City: Ehanire House, 34 Akpakpava Road Benin City, Benin
    • Calabar: The LiftHub Complex, 6A Housing Estate Road, Calabar
    • EnuguGenesys Tech Hub, Centenary City, along PH expressway, Enugu
    • Ibadan: Archbishop Ayo Ladigbolu House, 1 College Crescent, by St. Annes Church, Molete-Challenge Road, Ibadan
    • Kano: Di-Hub, No 3 Sabo Bakin Zuwo Road, Kano
    • Owerri: No. B49/B66 L’Arcade Mall, 14C Okohia Layout, World Bank Area L, New Owerri, Imo State
    • Port-Harcourt:  KoWork NG, F6, Sani Abacha Road, G.R.A, Port Harcourt
    • Uyo: 235, Oron Road (Before Shelter Afrique), Uyo.
  • Bring the following required documents with you:
    • Vehicle licence
    • Valid Nigerian drivers license
    • Insurance Certificate
    • Proof of Ownership
    • Certificate of Road-Worthiness
    • Valid AutoGenius Inspection Report.

Get Verified:

  • Go to Bolt Youverify identity verification portal
  • Click Request verification button to request verification
  • Provide your email, phone number, and location to begin the process
  • You can contact us during office hours at 08039012019 for more inquiries.


  • You can watch the Bolt sign up walkthrough video to get a full overview of the registration process
  • You can also contact us on WhatsApp to help you with information regarding your activation
  • If you do not complete verification within 3 weeks, your account may be put on hold
  • The platform only caters for driver sign-ups, therefore, drivers should also provide the vehicle owner's details (name, phone number, email address and banking details) to avoid cases of car use without the car owners permission.

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