Best Places to Live in Nigeria (part 1)

January 11, 2020 |


What do you hear or see about Nigeria as you turn on an international news channel? News of kidnapped schoolgirls, violent crimes, extrajudicial killings, as well as the ever the presence of the terrorist group.

All of them are probably enough to scare you away from Nigeria, the land of boundless opportunities and promise. Nigeria is not only Africa – the earth’s most populous black nation but also home to the fastest growing economy of the continent and Lagos – the most innovative tech city.

For the sake of people considering relocation to Nigeria for some reasons, not knowing the proper place to reside on different indices that include yet not limited to:

Employment opportunities

– Availability to needed infrastructure

– Good transportation system

– Affordable and thriving real estate

– Working health care system 

Below we have rounded up some of the best places to live here in no particular order.

1. Lagos


Are you searching for a place that is bustling with life to dusk from sunset? One full of endless opportunities as well as fun, with the good and the bad in equal measure? If so, look no further.

Regardless of its shortfall, Sub-Sahara Africa/Nigeria’s largest economy and Africa’s fastest-growing city is the place to be. 

Separated by the water bodies into both main parts ( Mainland and Island and), in Nigeria’s southwestern part, Lagos is the industrial and commercial hub of Nigeria, as well as one of the three recognized mega cities these days from Africa. It has no equals when it comes to industrial presence in every sector of the economy, access to basic human amenities, employment opportunities, good road network, tourist attraction, and real estate.

Plus, it boasts of bursting nightlife, many beautiful coastlines, and the presence of sophisticated international/ local brands filling its business district as well as mails.

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