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    Our Home, Our Country, Our Nation...Nigeria

    Nigeria is situated in the West African region and lies between longitudes 3 degrees and 14 degrees and latitudes 4 degrees and 140 degrees. It has a land mass of 923,768 sq.km.. It is bordered to the north by the Republics of Niger and Tchad....

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    A Nation With Great Diversity

    Nigeria is a massive country of almost 150 million people comprising 250 ethnic groups speaking 4000 dialects. The diversity of Nigeria is reflected in its rainbow of creeds and complexions, views and counterviews, stretching from the fringes of the desert in the North to the Atlantic waters in the South.

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    Heritage and Cultural Tourism

    Nigeria offers a wide variety of tourist attractions such as extended and roomy river and ocean beaches ideal for swimming and other water sports, unique wildlife, vast tracts of unspoiled nature ranging from tropical forest, magnificent waterfalls.

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    Democracy in Nigeria

    Nigeria the world's fourth largest democracy. One African in four is a Nigerian; with a population of 150 million or more, Nigeria is larger than any country in Europe. It is also the world's eighth largest producer of crude oil and has been the United States' second largest supplier.

MR. NICHOLAS AGBO ELLA - ACTING CONSUL GENERAL

MR. NICHOLAS AGBO ELLA

Mr. UDO-INYANG J. INYANG - CONSULAR & WELFARE

Mr. UDO-INYANG J. INYANG Handles the under listed duties:

  • Welfare issues of Nigerians
  • Consular matters of Nigerians
  • Liaison with host enforcement, Judicial and Social Welfare agencies on welfare of incarcerated Nigerians, including those facing deportation
  • Handling of Data-Base on Notification of Arrest , Detention and Repatriation of Nigerians

MS. FRANCISCA OLAIDE AYINKE MARINHO - CONSUL - TRADE AND INVESTMENT

MS. FRANCISCA OLAIDE AYINKE MARINHO HANDLES UNDER-LISTED DUTIES
- TRADE AND INVESTMENT DEVELOPMENT
- TRADE MATTERS - PROMOTION OF NIGERIAN EXPORT
- TRADE ENQUIRIES AND COMPLAINTS

Mrs. Kate Ihuoma Igbodike - CONSUL INFORMATION, CULTURE & EDUCATION

Mrs. Kate Ihuoma Igbodike - Dissemination of information on events, or as they affect Nigeria, and on Nigerian Government policies intended for public consumption.
- Handling of data base on Nigerians
- Institutional contacts
- Registration of Nigerian Associations, Nigerian Businesses, Nigerian Volunteers, Attorneys/Law Firms and Volunteer Teachers of all Nigerian Languages within the Consulate's consular district.

C. A. OKORIE-HAIDARA - CONSUL/HEAD OF CHANCERY

C. A. OKORIE-HAIDARA - Handles Administration and Protocol

Mr. ISRAEL ISHAKU KAPIO - CONSUL - VISA

Mr. ISRAEL ISHAKU KAPIO He handles Visa matters.

MR. SIMEON IMO - VICE CONSUL - ADMINISTRATION

MR. SIMEON IMO Handles Administrative and Protocol duites.

MR. AMINU KABIR MASARI - VICE CONSUL - ADMINISTRATION

MR. AMINU KABIR MASARI Handles Administrative and Protocol duties.

MRS. SANDRA OKEZIE-MAXWELL - VICE CONSUL ADMINISTRATION

MRS. SANDRA OKEZIE-MAXWELL

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About Nigeria

Nigeria is located on the west coast of Africa and is the most populous black country in the world, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, between Benin and Cameroon. Nigeria covers 356,668 sq miles (923,7770 sq kilometers). It is about the same size as California, Nevada and Utah combined. Nigeria is diverse in people and culture. Read more

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