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44 Countries Nigerian Passport Holders can Visit this Holiday without a Visa

44 Countries Nigerian Passport Holders can Visit this Holiday without a Visa

HURRAY!! I know many of us can not wait for the holidays to begin, so we can have time fore our loved ones, go shopping or even travel abroad for a break, away from our busy lifestyle in Nigeria.

Well if you are one of those considering holidaying abroad, and you are skeptical about queuing for a visa, only to be denied; you need not worry, as there are free and cheaper countries to visit with your Nigerian International Passport.

As a bearer of the 57th most useful passport in the world, there are 44 countries around the world where you can travel to as a Nigerian passport holder without a visa. While some may require you to get a visa on arrival, others are completely without any visa. And not just some African countries, some Oceania and Asia countries are included on the list.
Below are the full list of the 44 countries:

1. Bangladesh

This South Asian Country has a mutual Bilateral ties with Nigeria, which offers Nigerian Passport holders free 30-day visa upon arrival. Additional Information: visitors not holding a return or onward ticket will be denied entry. Also, proof of sufficient funds is required.

2. Barbados

Barbados offers Nigerian Passport holders six months Visa free. However, visitors are required to have sufficient funds to cover their stay as well as a return or onward ticket with them.

3. Republic of Benin

The neighboring West African state made her coexistence with Nigeria easier with Free Visa, as instituted by Economic community of West African States. (ECOWAS)

4. Burkina Faso

This African brothers got it together here by making "Entry" to Burkina Faso for Nigerian Passport Holders Free.

5. Burundi

Burundi offers Nigerians a 30 days visa on arrival at Bujumbura international Airport.

6. Cameroon

The ECOWAS objective has enabled "free entry" between Nigeria and Cameroon, the Border Brothers can move freely.

7. Cape Verde

The western African Portuguese colony has enabled Nigerian Passport holders visa free entry. And it's Visa free all the way for Cape Verdean Passport holders to Nigeria.

8. Chad

Chad is one of the African countries that a Nigerian does not need a visa for. It's totally free.

9. Comoros

The South East African Islands has gone beyond surrounding countries like Tanzania, Seychelles, Mozambique and Madagascar to extend a free Visa Entry to Nigeria.

10. Cote d'Ivoire

Cote d'Ivoire or Ivory Coast is another African country bonded by ECOWAS rules, meaning, Nigerians have got free Visa Entry for 90 days.

11. Djibouti

The north Africans issue Nigerian Passport holders Visa on Arrival.

12. Dominica

Commonwealth has brought Nigeria and Dominica to a common ground. This Caribbean country offers Nigerians Free Entry Visa for 21 days.

13. Fiji Island

This Oceania country is said to have one of the most developed economies in the Pacific. The good news to Nigerian Passport holders, is that they can stay in the country for 4-months, but may need a visitor permit for the period of their stay and can be renewed after the visa free period. Additional Information: visitors are required to have a return or onward ticket with them, as well as sufficient funds to cover their living expenses.

14. Gambia

Nigerian passport holders have got 90 days free Visa entry to their fellow African country Gambia

15. Ghana

The Western African Brothers have a lot in common; one of them is movement. Nigerians don't need visas to get to Ghana, and Ghanaian don't need visas for Nigeria.

16. Guinea

The West African Francophone Country, sometimes called Guinea Conakry is a member of the ECOWAS, given Nigerians the right of Visa free Entry.

17. Guinea Bissau

The Portuguese colony is a member of ECOWAS and that gives Nigerians the right of free Visa entry, but for 90 days.

18. Haiti

The Caribbean country has sought ways to expand bilateral ties with her Ancestry African countries. Nigerians thus, have 3 months visa free entry to Haiti.

19. Iran

Iran offers Nigerian Passport holders: Visa on Arrival.

20. Kenya

Nigerians get Visa on arrival in Kenya. For Nigerian citizens living in Nigeria; it's 90 days free Visa Entry.

21. Liberia

Nigerians don't need Visa to visit Liberia.

22. Madagascar

Nigerians get Visa on arrival in Madagascar for 90 days.

23. Maldives

Nigeria and Maldives ties have reached a height that enabled Nigerians Port Entry Visa for 30 days. (Both are Commonwealth Members).

24. Mali

Nigerian Passport holders don't need visa to visit Mali.

25. Mauritania

Mauritania offers Nigerians Visa on arrival.

26. Micronesia

In Micronesia, Nigerians get free Visa entry for 30 days.

27. Mozambique

The South and West African countries have a deal that enables Nigerians visiting Mozambique, visa on arrival for 30 days.

28. Nauru

In Nauru, Nigerians get Visa on arrival

29. Republic of Niger

The African neighbors have free movement in common, Nigerians don't need Visa for Niger.

30. Palau

In Palau, Nigerian Passport holders get Visa on Arrival.

31. Samoa

Nigerians get Entry Permit on Arrival In Samoa for 60 days.

32. Senegal

The West African brothers got their movement at ease with the ECOWAS Rule that allows free movement in member states.

33. Seychelles

Intending visitors to Seychelles are advised to apply for a 1-month extendable visa through, Admission to Seychelles will be denied if a visa is not issued prior to arrival in the country.

34. Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone is another West African Country that practices what is obtainable among ECOWAS states - Freedom of Movement.

35. Somalia

Nigerians get Visa on Arrival in Somalia for 30 days.

36. Sri Lanka

Nigerian Passport holders traveling to Sri Lanka will need "Electronic Travel Authorization" that will enable their 30 days stay.

37. Tanzania

Nigerians get visa at entry point, upon arrival in Tanzania.

38. Timor-Leste

Timor-Leste offers Nigerians Visa on Arrival for 30 days.

39. Togo

Nigerians dont need Visa to visit Togo since it's a Western African State

40. Tuvalu

Nigerians get a 1-month visa on Arrival at Tuvalu.

41. Uganda

Uganda offers Nigerians Visa on Arrival

42. Vanuatu

Vanuatu offers Nigerian Passport holders free 30 days stay without a visa. Additional Information: visitors not holding a return or onward ticket will be denied entry. Also, proof of sufficient funds is required.

43. Georgia

The European country offers Nigerians visa on arrival.

44. Mauritius

Mauritius offer Nigerians stay, visa free for 90days

There you go! A list of places to visit and learn something new about other cultures within and outside the continent this season. So when packing your luggage, be sure of bringing something home for your loved ones and representing Nigeria well abroad.


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