Japan Embassy and Consulates in Nigeria
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Nigerian and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Independence Day||Friday, October 01||1 week|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month, 1 week|
|Public Holiday||Thursday, November 18||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||2 months|
|Sambisa Memorial Day||Wednesday, December 22||2 months, 4 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||3 months|
|Boxing Day Holiday||Tuesday, December 28||3 months|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 3 weeks|
|Forgiveness Day||Monday, February 07||4 months, 2 weeks|
|National Foundation Day||Friday, February 11||4 months, 2 weeks|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Nigeria?
Japan currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Nigeria including and Abuja.
2 - Do Nigerian citizens need a visa for Japan?
Nigerian citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into Japan. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of Japan in Nigeria for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in Nigeria?
The Japanese representative offices in Nigeria will be closed in observance of the following Nigerian and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Independence Day (NG) Fri, Oct 01, 2021 (1 week)
Time in Japan vs Nigeria
Tokyo, Japan time is 8:00 hours ahead of Abuja, Nigeria