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Journalist Visa – F7A

F7A - Journalist Visa is a single entry visa issued for the purpose of media and journalism

Visa Category

Short Visit Visa

Sub category

Exchange, Journalism, Religious, Sports & Entertainment


  • Journalists and Media Practitioners
  • Requirements
  • Passport valid for 6 months with at least 2 blank visa pages for endorsement
  • Appropriate clearance from the Federal Ministry of Information and culture
  • Return ticket
  • Evidence of sufficient funds
  • Evidence of hotel reservation/host address in Nigeria
  • Visa Validity

    Valid for not more than 90 days from the date of issuance

    Permit Type and duration of Stay

    Single entry. Visitors Permit not exceeding 90 days

    Permited Activicties

    Permitted to carrying out journalism and media related activities only

    Restricted Activicties

  • Not permitted for work
  • Permitted Visa Channels

  • Embassy
  • e-Visa
  • Important Note: