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On the south-west of the country, Lagos is Nigeria's most populous city. National economic and business, it attracts a growing number of expatriates, mostly settling in for job opportunities. The city hosts financial institutions and the headquarters of several companies.

Lagos is a bustling city, offering expatriates a unique and vibrant experience with high standards of living.

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Lagos bloggers


2 years ago

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

We Found Happiness

7 years ago

Our family moved to Lagos, Nigeria in July 2009. It is a compilation of ramblings about expat life, kids and everything else in between.

Blogs of the month: Expats living the American dream

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Blogs of the month: Expats living the American dream

While more and more Americans are tempted to move abroad, the USA still keeps attracting expatriates from all around, including professionals and trailing spouses, for various reasons. Our top five bloggers in the USA share their experience and talk about what the life of an expat looks like in the USA and what they like the most about ...

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TMO Lifestyle
Ikoyi, Lagos

Concierge services

DY+ Language Solutions
21/25 Isheri Agege road. Ojodu, Lagos

Translators and interpreters

Pan Ocean Oil Corporation Ltd
17, Ligali Ayorinde Avenue, The Ark Tower Victoria Island , Lagos

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