What are the particular advantages of living in this city?
It's fascinating. The ability to travel elsewhere, the warm Consulate community, and how affordable it is to live like the very wealthy. - Jun 2019
The differential is great, the work is interesting, the current group of officers is pretty solid, the local staff are wonderful, you can learn to sail/play tennis/etc for much less money than you could elsewhere, and you'll learn to drive in crazy traffic. I think it's a lot better here than most people think. - Mar 2018
There's a little money boost living here as well as an equity boost for those who can take advantage of it. There's some "street cred" back at the home office. - May 2016
Aside from saving money by having absolutely nothing to do, there's nothing good about this city. - Nov 2015
Touring to various parts of the country is available, but most of the sites are not well-maintained. They have diverse cultures in Nigeria as a whole and this contributes to many things to see. You can save money, if you only eat out twice a month, because the cost of living for Diplomats and Expats is high. - Dec 2011