Embassy of Niger in Cotonou


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


Nigerien Embassy in Cotonou, Benin Derriere loHotel de la Plage B.P. 352 Cotonou Benin


(+229) 21 31 56 65 (+229) 95 22 20 98 - 93


(+229) 21 31 40 30




Salissou Zakary - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Benin require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Nigerien 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 Niger

For all Nigerien 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 31 56 65 (+229) 95 22 20 98 - 93 or email

Consulates of Niger in Benin

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

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

Nigerien Consulates in Benin

Next to the embassy in Cotonou, Niger has consulates in the following cities: Parakou

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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