Visa Information for non-Nigerian Participants

Non-Nigerians wishing to participate in the Africa Conference on Development Journalism (ACDJ2023) will require an entry visa into the country. The suitable visa for attending conferences in Nigeria is the Business Visa (Single Entry) – F4A. This is obtainable at Nigerian missions abroad, or issued at the port of entry.

ECOWAS Nationals do not require visa to visit Nigeria, so also citizens of other countries which Nigeria has entered into visa abolition agreements with.

Requirements for the Business Visa

  • Valid Passport for at least 6 months, with at least 2 blank visa pages for endorsement.
  • Two (2) recent passports sized (35/40mm) photograph.
  • Return ticket.
  • Evidence of sufficient funds.
  • Evidence of Hotel Reservation/host address in Nigeria.

Visa Validity

Validity of stay is 90 days (not extendable)

Caution: This Visa is not valid for employment.

Information provided here are the general guide by the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) on its website. Please visit the website for more details on visa and application process here.