Embassy of Ethiopia in Nairobi


The Ethiopian Embassy in Kenya is a bilateral mission in Nairobi and promotes Ethiopian interests in Kenya. The embassy of Ethiopia also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Kenya. The Ethiopian Embassy in Nairobi is headed by Ao Shemsedin Ahmed - Ambassador of Ethiopia to Kenya.


Ethiopian Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya State House Avenue P.O. Box 45198 GPO Nairobi Kenya


(+254) 20 273 2050 - 52


(+254) 20 273 2054


ethioemb@kenyaweb.com info@ethioembnairobi.org



Ao Shemsedin Ahmed - Ambassador

Office Hours:

08.00-12.30 and 14.00-17.30

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Kenya require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Ethiopian embassy in Nairobi 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 Ethiopia

For all Ethiopian visa related matters contact the embassy in Nairobi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+254) 20 273 2050 - 52 or email ethioemb@kenyaweb.com info@ethioembnairobi.org

Consulates of Ethiopia in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi there could be additional Ethiopian consulates located in Kenya.

Please check below for the locations of the Ethiopian consulates in Kenya.

Ethiopian Consulates in Kenya

Next to the embassy in Nairobi, Ethiopia has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Ethiopia does not have any consulates located in Kenya ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Ethiopian Embassy in Nairobi offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Kenya to Ethiopia as wel as for Ethiopian citizens in Kenya. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Ethiopian nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.