Embassy of Nigeria in Cotonou


The Nigerian Embassy in Benin is a bilateral mission in Cotonou and promotes Nigerian interests in Benin. The embassy of Nigeria also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Benin. The Nigerian Embassy in Cotonou is headed by Vacant - Ambassador of Nigeria to Benin.


Nigerian Embassy in Cotonou, Benin Avenue de France B. P. 2019 Cotonou Benin


(+229) 21 30-11-42 (+229) 21-30-18-79


(+229) 21-30-11-13




Vacant - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Benin require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Nigerian embassy in Cotonou 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 Nigeria

For all Nigerian visa related matters contact the embassy in Cotonou before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+229) 21 30-11-42 (+229) 21-30-18-79 or email

Consulates of Nigeria in Benin

Next to the embassy in Cotonou there could be additional Nigerian consulates located in Benin.

Please check below for the locations of the Nigerian consulates in Benin.

Nigerian Consulates in Benin

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