Good news! It has been announced by the Nigerian Government that its citizens can now travel to some selected countries without applying for a visa. As a Nigerian you are free to walk in to any Nigerian Immigration center and get your passport.
General Documents that is expected from you are:
Recent color passport photographs
Birth certificate or age declaration.
Local Government letter of identification.
Guarantor’s form sworn to before a commissioner of Oaths / Magistrate /
High Court Judge (optional
Consent letter from parent for minors less than 16 years
Marriage certificate if married
APPLYING IN NIGERIA FEE (NAIRA)
For the benefit of our readers, there are 44 countries in the world today that Nigerians can visit. Below are list of countries that Nigeria citizens can easily come in without the stress of acquiring a visa, though there are few numbers of counties you are expected to pay a token fee to get Visa on arrival. The Following Tables list Passport Application Fees by Age and Booklet type.
Number of Booklet Type
PASSPORT FEE (32 Pages)
(PASSPORT FEE) 64 Pages
AGE 0 – 17
AGE 18 – 59
AGE 60 and above
Differences in Visa free entry and visa on arrival
I know by now my readers will be wondering what the difference is between visa free entry and visa on arrival well the difference is clear visa free entry simply means that you can be allowed to come into the country without visa issuance but mind you you can only be allowed for a specific period of time which is known as landing permission.
Visa on arrival simply means that you will not be allowed to enter the country without a visa even if its free you can only apply for a visa to receive on arrival or apply while you are in the countries airport or border.
These are the list of visa free countries Nigerians can access without applying for a visa this means that you can travel to any of the countries below without a visa or with visa on arrival, passengers traveling from Nigeria can travel from the following state that has international airport Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt, Enugu, or Kano other neigbouring countries passengers can travel from are: Niger Republic, Ghana Accra, Togo Lome,and Cotonou.
Sri Lanka (Electronic travel authorisation)
Visa on Arrival Bellow
Take this as your checklist
Below are list of you checklist to help you in planning for your next trip, always make sure you do the needful in other to be at the safe end.
Before thinking of traveling hope your passport is ready which should be valid for at least six months from start of trip.
Avoid discussing your travel plans with unfriendly people.
Return Airline tickets.
Always be with your transit visa (countries that you pass through before getting to your final destination)
Items To Leave At Home in case of eventualities
Always leave a copy of your itinerary with family relations.
Always leave copy of passport and data page
All Expensive gadgets like jewellery.
Please drop everything that may look like a weapon
Cell numbers at destinations and addresses details in countries to be visited Copy of your passport
Written above is the list of countries Nigerians can now visit without applying for a visa.A list of states with international airport and neighboring countries to travel through have been listed above for you. If you are a Nigerian, you can plan to visit this places and spend holiday with your friends and family.Karisas Travel is always available to assist you in whatever you need concerning travels. Hope this post helped? If yes, then please share.