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  • Connect with fellow Irish in Nigeria

  • Get information in our Nigeria guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Nigeria

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    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 – Connecting Irish living in Nigeria

Are you looking for fellow Irish in Nigeria? Do you need advice and tips from your Irish countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Irish 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 Ireland 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 Irish expats in Nigeria, hailing from all across Ireland - from Limerick, over Cork to Dublin.

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    From Ireland, living in Abuja
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    From Ireland, living in Abuja
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    From Ireland, living in Abuja
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    From Ireland, living in Abuja
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    From Ireland, living in Abuja
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    From Ireland, living in Lagos
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    From Ireland, living in Lagos
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    From Ireland, living in Lagos
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    From Ireland, living in Lagos

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

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  • Millennium park
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    Aug 12, 8:44 AM
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    Thank you

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    Aug 21, 7:24 PM
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    Thank you!

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    Dec 29, 2:36 AM
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    Hey Sean, AJ, I am also in for rock climbing or any outdoor activity in and around Lagos! been to Olumo rocks..its a good place and you can climb up and explore the place without technical …

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Receive Information and Tips about Nigeria from Irish Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Nigeria is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your Irish 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 Irish in Nigeria, living in Abuja, Kano, Lagos and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofIrish in Lagos orIrish in Abuja.

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

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from Ireland 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 Irish stew in Abuja...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Nigeria to find institutions like the nearest Irish 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 Irish expats in Nigeria.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Irish 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 Ireland and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Dia duit from our Irish living in Nigeria!