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Requirements for obtaining a Nigerian visa

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  • Two (2) passport photographs
  • Colored photocopy of passport
  • Note Verbale
  • Invitation letter from Nigeria
    • Signed
    • Stamped with the company seal in case of registered companies
    • Telephone number of the invitor & Contact Address
  • Incorporation Certificate of the Company
  • Photocopy of the Data page of passport of the invitor (in color)
  • Copy of resident permit of the invitor, if he /she is an expatriate: colored
  • Current yellow fever vaccination card
  • Flight details including ticket
  • Valid Congolese resident visa
  • Request of visa written by the applicant (on letter headed paper of the company) + registration documents. Provide bank statements for both the invitee and the invitor
  • Copy of identity card or driving license of the Applicant
  • Those going for Church Conference, prayers etc, should bring invitation letter and also a letter from their local church + Bank statement of the Applicant
  • Those who are married to Nigerians, should also add the Marriage Certificate, copy of husband's passport and the Consular card (Colored Copy)
  • Submission of completed Application forms. From 9:00 a.m, to 2:00 p.m
  • The Consular Section closes at 2:00 p.m

Please if you have not read the Visa & Consular Information section of this requirements, please do so by clicking on this link Visa & Consular Information