The general public is hereby notified that the Consulate General of Nigeria, New York will be temporarily closed from Thursday, 18th February, 2021 to Sunday, 28th February, 2021 due to the number of staff who are quarantined as a result of exposure to COVID-19 at work. This action has become necessary to safeguard the health of staff and visitors to the Consulate.
Therefore, passport applicants who have been earlier scheduled for biometrics within the period of closure would be rescheduled and informed accordingly. All other requests for consular service should be mailed to the Consulare during this period.
The Consulate General will reopen for normal service of Monday, 1st March, 2021.