How to Apply for a Nigerian Visa

Visa Section opens from 10 am to 1.00 pm Tuesday-Friday except during Public Holidays, both in Namibia and Nigeria.

The Visa Section can be reached on Telephone Number: (+264) 061232105, 

Please read the requirements carefully and comply appropriately; Visa fees are non-refundable, once paid, whether or not the visa is granted,rejected or withdrawn. The High Commission reserves the exclusive right to grant or reject visas.

Processing Time: 5 Working Days (Excluding Public Holidays). Submission Days: Mondays, Tuesdays (10:00am-12:00pm). Collection Days: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays (15:00pm-17:00pm). Interviews Days: Thursdays (11:00am-13:00 pm).

Visa Application Procedure

Entry Visa/Freezone Guidelines:

  • Visit the Home page of Nigeria Immigration Portal:
  • Login with either your Gmail or Yahoo account.
  • Locate and click on the appropriate application form to start the process.
  • Select Entry Visa/Freezone Application Form
  • Fill the Application form, 
  • Click on “Submit Application” button to view”Applicant details page”, followed by “print form”.
        • This opens up to the website of Nigeria Immigration Service
        • Select Visa 
        • Select Processing Country (Namibia)
        • Complete online application and print out the completed application form.

        All applicants must strictly comply with the applicable requirements. Otherwise, the passport will be returned without visa. In this case, an applicant may have to re-submit application.

        Tourist / Visitor /Business Visa

        1. Passport valid for at least 6 months.

        2. Duly completed visa application form.

        3. Two recent passport size photographs.

        4. A Letter of invitation from a company and Certificate of Cooperation /host in

          Nigeria accepting immigration responsibility. (No Invitations from Hotels will be accepted) + Copy of National Document of the person signing off on the Letter of Invitation (ID, Passport Data Page).

        5. Travel Insurance (Compulsory).

        6. Recent 3 months bank statement.

        7. Letter of employment/ or founding statement of business owners.

        8. Hotel Reservation / Flight Reservation (Provisional NOT the final Booking).

        9. Motivational Letter.

          Consular Closed on Fridays