Victoria Island

Victoria Island in Lagos is the business and financial center of this Nigerian city and an upmarket area located between the Lekki peninsula and Lagos Island. Besides being the business district of Lagos, Victoria Island also boasts many world-class shopping malls, bars, restaurants, and cinemas.

Hotspot for business in Lagos

Victoria Island hosts Nigeria's busiest commercial center and is home to the headquarters of many of Nigeria's biggest companies. International companies like Halliburton, IBM and Hewlett Packard also have offices on the island. Alongside the many Nigerian and international headquarters, it is also home to the embassies of several major countries, including the USA, Germany, Great Britain, and Russia. If you are visiting the city on business, Victoria Island will most likely be your destination.

More than a commercial hub

The affluent neighborhood offers visitors plenty of choice with its selection of fine restaurants serving both international and local cuisine, posh bars, and stylish nightclubs. Artisan bakeries, quaint bookshops, and boutiques of local designers add an eclectic touch to the business hub. If you have some time after work, head to Terra Kulture arts center and take a look at the showcased Nigerian handicrafts and paintings. The nearby Civic Center is a landmark and often hosts fairs and concerts.