There's a real mix of experiences here, from the rare beauty of Nigeria's national parks, such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park, to Nigeria's modern, highly-populated cities that are growing rapidly, such as Abuja and Lagos.
In 2014, Nigeria emerged as Africa's largest economy, with growth in areas such as agriculture and telecommunications services.
Reports of high crime can put expats off from making the move, but in reality many experience friendly locals, an exciting culture, and a unique way of life in Nigeria.
Inter Nations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities around the world.
The Nigerian government has also been working to improve the infrastructure and power supply problems in the country, and in making living and working conditions better for citizens and expatriates alike.