Embassy of South Africa in Abuja


The South African Embassy in Nigeria is a bilateral mission in Abuja and promotes South African interests in Nigeria. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Nigeria. The South African Embassy in Abuja is headed by Mr L L A Mnguni - High Commissioner of South Africa to Nigeria.


South African High Commission in Abuja, Nigeria, Diplomatic Zone, Plot 371, Central Business District, Abuja, Nigeria


(+234) 9 782 2850 and (+234) 9 782 2852






Mr L L A Mnguni - High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Nigeria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African 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 South Africa

For all South African visa related matters contact the embassy in Abuja before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+234) 9 782 2850 and (+234) 9 782 2852 or email dtiabuja@gmail.com

Consulates of South Africa in Nigeria

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

Please check below for the locations of the South African consulates in Nigeria.

South African Consulates in Nigeria

Next to the embassy in Abuja, South Africa has consulates in the following cities: Lagos