France Embassy and Consulates in Nigeria
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of France may close on the following Nigerian and French holidays in 2021/2022:
|Bastille Day||Wednesday, July 14||2 weeks, 5 days|
|Id el Kabir||Saturday, July 31||1 month|
|Assumption Day||Sunday, August 15||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Independence Day||Friday, October 01||3 months, 1 week|
|All Saints' Day||Monday, November 01||4 months, 1 week|
|Armistice Day||Thursday, November 11||4 months, 2 weeks|
|Public Holiday||Thursday, November 18||4 months, 3 weeks|
|Sambisa Memorial Day||Wednesday, December 22||6 months|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||6 months|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||6 months|
|Boxing Day Holiday||Tuesday, December 28||6 months|
1. How many French Embassies/Consulates are there in Nigeria?
France currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in Nigeria including Abuja and Lagos.
2 - Do Nigerian citizens need a visa for France?
Nigerian citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into France. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of France in Nigeria for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of French embassies in Nigeria?
The French representative offices in Nigeria will be closed in observance of the following Nigerian and French holidays in 2021/2021:
- Bastille Day (FR) Wed, Jul 14, 2021 (2 weeks, 5 days)
Time in France vs Nigeria
Paris, France time is 1:00 hours ahead of Abuja, Nigeria