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Is It Safe For Americans To Travel To Nigeria? I Plan To Visit But I’m Afraid Please Advise

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Sept 23, 2013 – Is It Safe For Americans To Travel To Nigeria? I Plan To Visit But I’m Afraid Please Advise

Is Nigeria Safe For Americans?

I would love to visit Nigeria, as a black american, i would love to come but many nigerians here living in America do not speak well of Nigeria, and if they speak bad, it makes blacks like me fearful to come. I’ve been told if i come to nigeria don’t take a taxi at night the driver will
rob me, don’t eat the women will poison me, don’t marry one, they will be unfaithful and cheat on you. I know many Nigerians do bad things here in the US for they are on the news nightly, i want to know if it is the same do black Americans come there and commit crimes, i have no way of knowing if you don’t tell me.

I have met many Nigerians at the university and they all seem very nice and polite to me, i can’t understand why Nigerians living here give their own continent and people such bad names.

I’m sorry to enquire and please forgive my ignorance, many Nigerians here say they would never go back not even for a visit. So i am wondering why? every country has its draw backs including the US, there are guns here, killing people with guns here, but we are not fleeing our country, so what is it that make nigerians leave and not go back.

I want to get into Nigeria and they want to get out please don’t be mad at me and write me
bad reply, try to enlighten me, not condemn me.

As a black American i would love to see your beautiful continent because the people I met are kind.

[Article by Barbara Lane]

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64 Comments

64 Comments

  1. amara

    September 26, 2013 at 2:44 PM

    all i just want to say is that Nigeria is like every other nation in the world ….she has her own challenges,trials and triumphs but we are a strong black country. so if you really want to come please do.we are a peace loving people but you have to be security concious as crime is every where including the US

  2. ola

    October 27, 2013 at 6:14 AM

    just try and make confirmation of where you are going. try visit abuja you will surely appreciate Nigeria.

  3. kelvin

    November 20, 2015 at 4:40 AM

    if you still want to come,you can come.
    All i want to tell you,is that,nigeria is bad and equally good.
    It depends on the side of nigeria.
    But if you still need help you can connect with me through facebook@obilor bliss godsoshe or you can call me on any of this numbers+2348133102944,+2347030971705,OR+971557463246.BUT NEVER TRUST ANYONE.

  4. Gigi

    December 12, 2015 at 5:42 AM

    This seems like a late comment but I’m perfectly disgusted by many of the comments. Nigeria, like every other country, has its problems. Now if you want to vacay here no problem.There’re a lot of places you can visit. Lagos isn’t the only awesome place. Trust me, it’ll be a whole new experience. Those Nigerians who said they’re never going back are dumb and just want to show off.

  5. chukwuma

    February 11, 2016 at 5:08 PM

    it is q good ideq

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