Living in Nigeria

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Located in West Africa, Nigeria is a promising destination for expatriates. The country enjoys the second largest economy of Africa, offering job opportunities to highly skilled expats wishing to work here. Oil is the main sector but professionals can also fin career prospects in finance, telecommunications, IT or NGO sectors.

Expats usually live in big cities, companies generally providing housing in compounds.

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Davidson Family Adventures

10 months ago

In 2011, our family, Mom, Dad and 6 children (ages 4 to 18) left our comfy, stable life in Houston, TX and moved to Lagos, Nigeria. There are many posts about our experiences in Lagos, exploring parts of Nigeria and the places we have visited outside of Nigeria.


last year

Blog about the experience of a first time expat. Stay home dad trying his best to fit in and function.

Life according to Ugo

4 years ago

I'm a Nigerian who's spent the last 11 years in Small-town, USA loving Jesus and his people. Now for the next few years, I will be heading back to Lagos, where I grew up with my lovely wife and I will try to chronicle that experience.


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Relais International

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12, Charles de Gaulle Street Asokoro (area 11) Abuja FCT Nigeria, Abuja, Abuja Federal Capital Territory

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Chamber of Commerce and Industry Franco-Nigeria

The main responsibility of the Chamber is to provide a platform for the private sector of France ...

the French consulate, 1st Floor 1, Oyinkan Abayomi Drive, Ikoyi P.O.Box 70001, Victoria Island, Lagos, Lagos

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