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InterNations – Connecting Canadians living in Nigeria

Are you looking for fellow Canadians in Nigeria? Do you need advice and tips from your Canadian countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Canadian expats to discover attractions like the Niger Delta together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Nigeria or still residing at home in Canada to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Nigeria provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of Canadian expats in Nigeria, hailing from all across Canada - from Vancouver, over Montreal to Ottawa.

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  • Car Rental in Abuja?
    1 reply
    Feb 17, 18:28

    Hello Jhon, i seriously doubt you will be able to rent a "Hilux" the best you can get is a car rent from the Hotel you are staying (presuming it is a five star hotel. Pay the extra few bucks and …

  • Weather in Abuja
    4 replies
    Mar 6, 16:03

    The answers you get depends on the personal perspective. A Nigerian who works with me told me that the weather was very cold last week...I find it hot, hot, hot - all the time. As for the outdoor …

  • Summer Camp for 4 yr old
    3 replies
    Apr 4, 09:07

    Please check out www.thestudioabuja.com. We run a great summer camp every year!

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Receive Information and Tips about Nigeria from Canadian Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Nigeria is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Canadian compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Nigerian culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Canadians in Nigeria, living in Abuja, Kano, Lagos and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofCanadians in Lagos orCanadians in Abuja.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for Canadian food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the Canadian InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Canada in Nigeria.
  • Receive and share advice in our Nigeria Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for maple pancakes in Abuja...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Nigeria to find institutions like the nearest Canadian embassy and many others.

From the Niger Delta to the incredibly biodiverse areas surrounding Calabar, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly Canadian expats in Nigeria.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Canadians in Nigeria

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Nigeria. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Nigerian jolof rice, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Abuja's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove, dedicated to the river goddess Oshun, the dye pits of Kano, and other impressive landmarks across Nigeria.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from Canada and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Hello from our Canadians living in Nigeria!