Embassy of France in Abuja


The French Embassy in Nigeria is a bilateral mission in Abuja and promotes French interests in Nigeria. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Nigeria. The French Embassy in Abuja is headed by Mr Jacques Champagne de Labriolle - Ambassador of France to Nigeria.


French Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria 37 Udi Hills Street, Off Aso Drive Quartier Maitama Abuja Nigeria


(+234) (9) 460 23 00







Mr Jacques Champagne de Labriolle - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Nigeria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Abuja you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for France

For all French visa related matters contact the embassy in Abuja before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance-ng.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+234) (9) 460 23 00 or email cad.abuja-amba@diplomatie.gouv.fr

Consulates of France in Nigeria

Next to the embassy in Abuja there could be additional French consulates located in Nigeria.

Please check below for the locations of the French consulates in Nigeria.

French Consulates in Nigeria

Next to the embassy in Abuja, France has consulates in the following cities: Kano and Lagos