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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."

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."

InterNations - A Place for Germans in Lagos

Grüß Gott to all Germans in Lagos! Would you like to meet fellow German expats in Lagos? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Germans, e.g. where in Lagos your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get roast pork with Knödel?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Lagos. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of German expats, hailing from Berlin, Munich, Hamburg and all regions of Germany.

Meet fellow Germans at our events in Lagos

Attend our monthly events and activities for Germans expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Lagos Expat Guides

  • Moving to Lagos

    Lagos is the city of music, with a unique and unmistakable spirit, a rich heritage, and beautiful sights. Moving to Lagos may not necessarily be easy, but in the long term the experience will be rewarding and enriching. Discover more about Nigeria’s largest city with our guide.
  • Living in Lagos

    Lagos is a complicated city, and anyone traveling here from outside of Africa can expect to experience significant culture shock; many are also intimidated by its sheer size and the number of people. However, the unique vibe of the city and the beautiful beaches are a clear plus for life in Lagos.
  • Working in Lagos

    Lagos is the biggest city in Africa, with a lot of new and exciting work opportunities available for expats hoping to work in Lagos. Its port creates an international and variegated economy, and the growing finance and tourist sectors boost the economy and the demand for workers.

Forum Posts by Germans in Lagos

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Germans in our Lagos expat forums.

German Expats in Lagos Help You With Their Advice

With InterNations, German expats in Lagos are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. Èkó (as it is called in the local Edo language) offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

  • Look through our Members Network to connect with Lagos’s German expats.
  • Become active in our Expat Forums in order to find insider tips and suggestions from fellow German expats in Lagos.
  • Make full use of the Expat Guide for Lagos to obtain important information on your temporary home abroad.

Mix and Mingle with Germans 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 German expats to discover the Niger Delta. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from Germany in your local community and meet Germans 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 Germans living in Lagos!