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Returning holders of other national passport who are Nigerians by birth – F9A:

F9A - Visa is issued to returning holders of other national passports who are Nigerians by birth

Visa Category

Short Visit Visa

Sub category

Nigerian By Birth


  • Nigerians by birth in accordance with Section 25 of Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 as amended holding other National Passports
  • Requirements
  • Passport valid for at least 6 months with at least 2 blank visa pages for endorsement
  • Evidence of Registration with Nigerian Embassy
  • 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 or multiple entry (based on reciprocity). Visitors Permit not exceeding 90 days

    Permited Activicties

    Permitted for social and business related visits

    Restricted Activicties

  • Not permitted for work. Interchangeable use of Passports is not allowed for single return journey
  • Permitted Visa Channels

  • Embassy
  • e-Visa
  • Visa on Arrival (VoA)
  • Important Note: Fees: 50%