Nigeria to Issue Visa on Arrival to All Africans - Buhari

In News 2019-12-12 11:05:57
Nigeria to Issue Visa on Arrival to All Africans - Buhari
Nigeria to Issue Visa on Arrival to All Africans - Buhari

By Ufuoma Egbamuno

 

All Africans or anyone with an African passport from January next year will be issued a visa at the point of entry into Nigeria. This is according to Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari. President Buhari made this known at the ASWAN Forum in Egypt.

 

“We will commence issuance of visas at the point of entry into Nigeria, to all persons holding passports of African countries,” President Buhari said at the forum on Wednesday.

 

According to the President, “Nigeria is committed to supporting the free movement of Africans within Africa.”

 

The ASWAN Forum on Peace and Sustainable Development in Africa started on Wednesday and is expected to continue today in Egypt.