The Embassy

The work of the Nigerian Embassy is to co-ordinate, promote and protect the national interests of Nigeria within Italy in ways that contribute to the enhancement of Nigeria's security and socio-economic prosperity.

Duties conducted by the Embassy include:
Consular and Welfare matters, Immigration affairs, Legal and Education, Bilateral Political and Multilateral Relations, Trade and Economic Affairs as well as information dissemination. The Embassy also responds to all general enquiries from Nigerians resident in Italy and the general public.

News From the Embassy

Public Holiday

Thursday, January 01, 2015

This is to inform the general public that the Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Friday 2nd January 2015 as public holiday to enable Muslims mark Eid-Maulud (Birthday of prophet Mohammed).

Consequenly the Chancery will be closed and normal duties will resume on Monday 5th January 2015.

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New Consular Phone Numbers

Thursday, February 07, 2013

Embassy of Nigeria, Rome hereby informs the general public wishing to contact the embassy for consular and Visa/passport services ofnew telephone numbers dedicated for such.

For General Enquiries:199201909
Calls cost €0.15 per minute from a landline. Mobile costs may be more.

Passport/Visa: 8955000065
Calls cost €0.97 per minute from a landline. Mobile costs may be more.


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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.

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Passport Services

The general procedure for passport application and the necessary supporting documents

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Visa Application

The Immigration Office which handles visa applications is open to the public between 09:00hrs and 12:00hrs Mondays – Thursdays..

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Online Registration

The Embassy of Nigeria, Rome wishes to inform Nigerians resident in Italy that it has commenced computerisation of its records..