Embassy of South Africa in Lagos


The South African Embassy in Lagos, Nigeria is a bilateral mission in Lagos and promotes South African interests in Lagos, Nigeria. The embassy of South Africa also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Lagos, Nigeria. The South African Embassy in Lagos is headed by Ms T. Mgxwati, Deputy High Commissioner of South Africa to Lagos, Nigeria.


South African Deputy High Commission in Lagos, Nigeria 24 Molade Okoya Thomas Street Victoria Island Lagos Nigeria


(+234) 1 461 2067 (+234) 1 461 2981


(+234) 1 461 2066





Ms T. Mgxwati, Deputy High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Lagos, Nigeria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the South African embassy in Lagos 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 Lagos before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+234) 1 461 2067 (+234) 1 461 2981 or email safrica@nigol.net.ng

Consulates of South Africa in Lagos, Nigeria

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

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

South African Consulates in Lagos, Nigeria

Next to the embassy in Lagos, South Africa has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that South Africa does not have any consulates located in Lagos, Nigeria ).