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  • Connect with fellow Americans in Abuja

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  • Exchange tips about expat life in Abuja

  • Frederik Sørensen

    What I really like about InterNations? It's the quality of its members - truly global-minded people willing to help!

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Abuja

Hello to all Americans in Abuja! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Abuja? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Abuja which will be showing your favorite baseball or American football team’s upcoming match or where to go in town for st■ turkey?

There’s no doubt about it: . The is a city known for , and much more! With the , navigating your way around the city from one place to the next is simple. This also means that if you don’t want to live among the hustle and bustle of the center, you can enjoy a quieter life in , which are away from Abuja’s center.

Although Abuja has lots to offer, you might be wondering where and how you can meet other Americans in the city. Luckily, InterNations is here to make this easier for you! You’re warmly invited to join the InterNations community. Within our international network in Abuja, there’s a vibrant circle of American expats from all regions of USA, including New York City, Los Angeles, and beyond.

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    From United States of America, living in Abuja
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Abuja
  • Community Member
    From United States of America, living in Abuja
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    From United States of America, living in Abuja
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    From United States of America, living in Abuja

Meet other Americans in Abuja

Connect at Our Events in Abuja

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Abuja. From sailing to spirituality, there is sure to be something for everyone! In most communities, there are also monthly Newcomers’ Events especially for those who have recently joined the American community in Abuja. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Abuja.

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Abuja Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Abuja expat forums. When you arrive in Abuja, you’re likely to have many questions, from how to register as a resident to where to find language lessons. Use our forum to ask members of the InterNations community everything you’re wondering about, even things like where to find ingredients for dishes from home in Abuja. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Abuja to exchange experiences and tips to support each other. You can also check out our Expat Q&A Forum to look for accommodation, jobs, or even advice on the best international schools or whether there are any American schools in your area.

  • Need a break from Abuja? Come to Cross River State
    2 replies
    Jan 14, 12:40 PM
    Community member

    Hi did u still visit Obudu and calarbar? If not do let me know, if you still need tips. We r very familiar with the area.

  • New Bomb Threat in Abuja
    1 reply
    Oct 16, 7:17 PM
    Community member

    Essra, thank you for the pre-information, noted...

  • Open Mic Night at the Hilton (July 1, 2011)
    2 replies
    Jul 1, 9:18 AM
    Community member

    Hi Bibi, Yes, it is quite regular. The first Friday is always at the Hilton, the 2nd at Salamander Cafe at 7pm and the last (Book-Jam) at the Silverbird. The Book Jam was great last week Friday. I …

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Find People Who Share Your Passions

"The ""Federal Capital Territory"", Abuja can be a great place for expats, especially with the InterNations community helping you to make the most of your experience!

Do you want to continue with your hobbies — or discover new ones — while living in Abuja? There’s a variety of InterNations Groups you can join, including everything from sightseeing to hiking. These are run by dedicated Consuls with at least one activity each month, such as dinners in Abuja’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the has to offer, from Wuse Market, the main market in Abuja, to the ultra-modern Abuja Millennium Park, and much more."

Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

Enjoy the International Experience with InterNations

  • Browse our network of members to get to know American expats in Abuja and connect with others.
  • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Abuja.
  • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Abuja and across the globe.

InterNations provides an easy, casual way to get to know expats from the USA and further afield in your local community. Sound good? Then let us welcome you into our Abuja Community today!

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Abuja at Our Events

Our Abuja community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Abuja’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover the Niger Delta. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from the United States of America in your local community and meet Americans in Nigeria in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Americans living in Abuja!

  • Frederik Sørensen

    What I really like about InterNations? It's the quality of its members - truly global-minded people willing to help!

  • Birte Wegener

    With InterNations I got to know some very nice Austrian and French women here in Abuja. We've gradually become very good friends.

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