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  • Paul Zimmerer

    InterNations is a fantastic community for expats and a must for anyone preparing to move abroad. I recommend it to all my fellow Germans overseas.

InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Lagos

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

Although Lagos 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 Lagos, 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 Lagos
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    From United States of America, living in Lagos
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    From United States of America, living in Lagos
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    From United States of America, living in Lagos
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    From United States of America, living in Lagos

Meet other Americans in Lagos

Connect at Our Events in Lagos

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Lagos. 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 Lagos. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Lagos.

Want to meet other Americans at our events?

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Lagos Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Lagos expat forums. When you arrive in Lagos, 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 Lagos. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Lagos 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.

  • Hi Everyone (Events this long weekend)
    20 replies
    Sep 8, 4:30 PM
    Community member

    hi mark adam,there is a fine executive bar at rockview in apapa an victoria island to party an have a good time.if you are interested,call me on 08054206708 or email me at bobbyusman@yahoo.com.

  • What to do today and this weekend!!!
    1 reply
    Sep 22, 1:24 PM
    Community member

    aw schucks...missed the TexMex. I am going there right now.

  • Group Event
    7 replies
    Oct 20, 5:09 PM
    Community member

    Hi Shehab, Not sure if you'll be checking the site before this evening but if you do please contact me on 0816 7093708. Would be good to hook up for a drink and a bite tonight. Christine

Ask experienced American expats in Lagos

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Find People Who Share Your Passions

"Èkó (as it is called in the local Edo language), Lagos 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 Lagos? 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 Lagos’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the has to offer, from the Hermitage Garden Resorts on the beach to the Lekki Conservatory, 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 Lagos and connect with others.
  • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Lagos.
  • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Lagos 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 Lagos Community today!

Mix and Mingle with Americans in Lagos at Our Events

Our Lagos 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 Lagos’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 Lagos!

  • Paul Zimmerer

    InterNations is a fantastic community for expats and a must for anyone preparing to move abroad. I recommend it to all my fellow Germans overseas.

  • Stella Munúa

    This site is just what I was looking for when I moved to Lagos. Thanks for all the advice and support that helped us to settle in Nigeria.

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