Please note that all visitors to Nigeria must meet the following entry requirements:
Valid travel document (minimum validity = 6 months)
Onward / return ticket
Entry facilities to next destination
Sufficient funds to stay in Nigeria and
Visa for Nigeria (if applicable)
Most nationals from foreign countries will need a visa to enter Nigeria. The only exception are those traveling from ECOWAS countries which are listed below.
Visa exemption list:
We can assist with the process by providing an invitation letter to be added to your documentation when applying for your visa. Please state whether you are a visitor or exhibitor when you send your request for this letter.
Yellow Fever Requirement
Vaccination against yellow fever is required for people coming through the yellow fever belts of Africa and South America. A valid Yellow Fever certificate is required for all passengers older than one year coming from an affected area. However we recommend that ALL foreign nationals bring a certificate with them, irrespective of whether they have come from an endemic area or not. We also recommend that you check with your travel agent.
If you require a visa to enter Nigeria, please approach the Nigeria mission nearest to you for information on visa application and submission procedures, list of documents required, application fees payable and to obtain visa application forms.
The visa application process can take up to at least 1 week, so it is important that you start your application as soon as possible to ensure you receive your visa in plenty of time for travel to Mining Investment Africa 2015.
You can also contact the Nigerian Immigration Service Headquarters for assistance at:
Tel : +234 9 7806771