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EMBASSY OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ATHENS, GREECE

Geoffrey Jideofor Kwusike Onyeama-
Hon. Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

Geoffrey Jideofor Kwusike Onyeama-

PRESENTATION OF LETTER OF CREDENCE:

His Excellency, I. F. Ajadi, Charge d' Affaires En-titre, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Athens presented his letter of Credence at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic on Tuesday 17th October, 2017. (In photo with Her Excellency, Ambassador Aglaia Balta, Hellenic Chief of Protocol on behalf of the Minister).

PRESENTATION OF LETTER OF CREDENCE

PRESENTATION OF LETTER OF CREDENCE:

His Excellency, I. F. Ajadi, Charge d' Affaires En-titre,Embassy of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Athens presented his letter of Credence at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic on Tuesday 17th October, 2017.

PRESENTATION OF LETTER OF CREDENCE

PUBLIC HOLIDAY

This is to inform the general public that the federal government of Nigeria has declared Monday, October 2rd, as Public Holiday to mark the 57th Independence Anniversary...

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PUBLIC HOLIDAY

Welcome to the official website of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Athens, Greece. Here you will find information about Nigeria, its economy, Trade and Investment, Tourism, Culture, Consular and Immigration services, Nigerian Community relations, as well as useful links that will help visitors to learn more about the Embassy.

The information contained in this website is to serve as a guide principally to Nigerians in Greece, Greeks and other nationals who may be interested in Nigeria and for other bodies or individuals who may be travelling to Nigeria for the first time.


Visa

Visa

Please follow guidelines on how to submit application for Nigerian Visas.

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Nigeria Passport

E-Passport

Please follow guidelines on how to submit for a Nigerian Passport Application.

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Consular Services

Consular Services

Please follow guidelines on how to request for Consular Services and Assistance.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS - NEWS - STATEMENTS - SPEECHES

ARRIVAL AND ASSUMPTION OF OFFICE DUTY BY THE NEW HEAD OF MISSION, H.E., I. F. AJADI, CHARGE D' AFFAIRES EN-TITRE
19/10/2017 ARRIVAL AND ASSUMPTION OF OFFICE DUTY BY THE NEW HEAD OF MISSION, H.E., I. F. AJADI, CHARGE D' AFFAIRES EN-TITRE

The new Head of Mission, H.E., Ajadi, Ibraheem Folorunsho arrived Hellenic Republic on Tuesday 10th October, 2017 as the new principal representative of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the Hellenic Republic...

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PUBLIC HOLIDAY
29/09/2017 PUBLIC HOLIDAY

This is to inform the general public that the federal government of Nigeria has declared Monday 2nd October, 2017 a Public Holiday to mark the 57th Independence Anniversary.

Consequently, mission will be closed for official business on the day indicated above and work will resume on

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PUBLIC HOLIDAY
29/08/2017 PUBLIC HOLIDAY

This is to inform the general public that the federal government of Nigeria has declared Friday, 1st and Monday 4th September, 2017 as Public Holiday to mark Eid-el-Kabir celebration.

Consequently, mission will be closed for official business on the days indicated above and work will resume in earnest on

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PUBLIC HOLIDAY

This is to inform the General Public that the Hellenic Republic has declared Tuesday, 15th August, 2017 a public holiday to mark the Assumption Day.

Consequently, Mission will be closed for official business on the day indicated above and work will resume in earnest on

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REMINDER

REMINDER

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Athens, wishes to remind the general public that the administrative fees of 40 euro for visa application and 25 euro for Nigerian Passports remain abolished.

However, a statutory fee for other services rendered by the Embassy remains as follows:

  1. Authentication of Documents ---------- 30 euro
  2. Legalization ------------------------------ 225 euro
  3. Emergency Travel Certificate (ETC) --- 50 euro
  4. Consular letters ------------------------- 30 eur
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PUBLIC HOLIDAY
23/07/2017 PUBLIC HOLIDAY

This is to inform the general public that the federal government has declared Monday and Tuesday, June 26 and 27, as Public Holiday to mark Eid-el-fitr celebration. 

In this regard, the mission will be closed for official business on the days indicated above and work will resume

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31/05/2017 PUBLIC HOLIDAY

This is to inform the General Public that the Hellenic Republic has declared Monday, 5th June, 2017 as public holiday to mark the Orthodox Holy Spirit Day.

In this regard, the mission will be closed for official business

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Press Release 16th African Food, Music and Handicrafts Festival

Press Release
16th African Food, Music and Handicrafts Festival
20 - 21 May 2017 @
The Libyan School, P. Psychico

Athens, 9th May 2017

The African Embassies and Honorary Consulates accredited to the Hellenic Republic have the pleasure to invite you to the “16th African Food, Music and Handicrafts Festival” to be held from 20 - 21 May 2017 on the premises of the Libyan School (25th March & Marathonodromon Streets, P. Psychico).

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20/04/2017 NEWS

Ease of doing business: FG approves reduction in import, export documents at ports

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20/04/2017 PUBLIC NOTICE / ANNOUNCEMENT

SUSPENSION OF ADMINISTRATIVE CHARGES FOR E-PASSPORT AND VISA APPLICATION

This is to inform the General Public that the online payment for Nigerian passports and Visas henceforth do not attract further administrative charges during submission or collection until further notice.

However, Authentication of documents and Emergency Travel Documents (ETC) are not affected by this directive.

J. M. Holma
Consular Officer

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07/03/2017 PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

This is to inform the General Public that the Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has ordered the closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja from 8th March to 19th April, 2017.

Consequently, all flights and other airport activities will be relocated to the Kaduna International Airport during this period. The purpose for the closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport is to effect general repairs on the airport tarmac (runway).

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21/02/2017 PUBLIC HOLIDAY

This is to inform the General Public that the Hellenic Republic has declared Monday, 27th February, 2017 as public holiday to mark the Ash Monday (Moveable Feast). In this regard, the mission will be closed for official business on the day indicated above and work will resume on

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NIGERIA’S AU CANDIDATE PROMISES PEACE
29/01/2017 NIGERIA’S AU CANDIDATE PROMISES PEACE

The Nigeria’s AU commission candidate has pledged to eradicate conflicts on the continent if she wins.

Ms. Fatima Mohammed, who is also ECOWAS candidate for the position of Commissioner for Peace and Security, made the promise on Friday in Addis Ababa

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04/01/2017 PUBLIC HOLIDAY

This is to inform the General Public that the Hellenic Republic has declared Friday, 6th January, 2017 as public holiday to mark the Epiphany Day. In this regard, the mission will be closed for official business on the day indicated above and work will resume on

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21/12/2016 PUBLIC HOLIDAY

This is to inform the General Public that the Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday, 26th and Tuesday, 27th December, 2016 as public holiday to commemorate Christmas and Boxing Day. In the same vein, the Federal Government has declared Monday, 2nd January, 2017 as public holiday for the New Year

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09/12/2016 PUBLIC HOLIDAY

This is to inform the General Public that the Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday, December 12, 2016 as public holiday to mark the

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