Embassy of Nigeria in Pretoria


The Nigerian Embassy in South Africa is a bilateral mission in Pretoria and promotes Nigerian interests in South Africa. The embassy of Nigeria also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of South Africa. The Nigerian Embassy in Pretoria is headed by Mr S. S. Yusuf, High Commissioner of Nigeria to South Africa.


Nigerian High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa, 971 Francis Baard Street, Arcadia, 0083, P.O. Box 27332, Sunnyside, 0132 Pretoria, South Africa


(+27) 12 342 0905 and (+27) 12 342 0688


(+27) 12 342 0718






Mr S. S. Yusuf, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Africa require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Nigerian embassy in Pretoria 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 Pretoria before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.nigeriapretoria.org.za) or contact the visa department by telephone (+27) 12 342 0905 and (+27) 12 342 0688 or email nhcp@iafrica.com

Consulates of Nigeria in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria there could be additional Nigerian consulates located in South Africa.

Please check below for the locations of the Nigerian consulates in South Africa.

Nigerian Consulates in South Africa

Next to the embassy in Pretoria, Nigeria has consulates in the following cities: Johannesburg