Nigeria

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Russian Expats in Nigeria?

Connect with fellow Russians in Nigeria
Get information in our Nigeria guide
Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in Nigeria

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 – Connecting Russians living in Nigeria

Are you looking for fellow Russians in Nigeria? Do you need advice and tips from your Russian countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other Russian 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 Russia 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 Russian expats in Nigeria, hailing from all across Russia - from Yekaterinburg, over Saint Petersburg to Moscow.

Meet other Russians at our events in Nigeria

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

Find More Information in Our Nigeria Expat Guides

Forum Posts by Russians in Nigeria

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Russians in our Nigeria expat forums.

Receive Information and Tips about Nigeria from Russian Expats

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

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

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

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