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United States Embassy and Consulates in Nigeria

1 Diplomatic Missions 1 Cities

United States Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria

United States Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria
1075Diplomatic Drive, Central Business Dis, Abuja, Nigeria
Phone: +234 9 461 4000 Working hours: Close now (Open in 8 hours 25 minutes)

Holidays to be Observed in 2021

The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Nigerian and U.S. holidays in 2021/2022:

Holiday Date Counting down
Sambisa Memorial Day Wednesday, December 22 2 weeks, 1 day
Christmas Eve Friday, December 24 2 weeks, 3 days
Christmas Day Saturday, December 25 2 weeks, 4 days
Boxing Day Holiday Tuesday, December 28 3 weeks
New Year's Eve Friday, December 31 3 weeks, 3 days
New Year's Day Saturday, January 01 3 weeks, 4 days
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Thursday, January 20 1 month, 2 weeks
Forgiveness Day Monday, February 07 2 months
President's Day Thursday, February 17 2 months, 1 week
Public Holiday Friday, February 25 2 months, 2 weeks

Frequently asked questions, answered

1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Nigeria?

United States currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Nigeria including and Abuja.

2 - Do Nigerian citizens need a visa for United States?

Nigerian citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into United States. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of United States in Nigeria for further instructions.

3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Nigeria?

The U.S. representative offices in Nigeria will be closed in observance of the following Nigerian and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:

  • Sambisa Memorial Day (NG) Wed, Dec 22, 2021 (2 weeks, 1 day)

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Time in United States vs Nigeria

Washington D.C., United States time is 8:00 hours behind Abuja, Nigeria

Abuja, Nigeria 00:35AMMonday, December 06, 2021
Washington D.C., United States 16:35PMSunday, December 05, 2021