Embassy of Japan in Abuja
The Japanese Embassy in Nigeria is a bilateral mission in Abuja and promotes Japanese interests in Nigeria. The embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Nigeria. The Japanese Embassy in Abuja is headed by Toshitsugu Uesawa - Ambassador of Japan to Nigeria.
Japanese Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria No.9 Bobo Street (off Gana Street) Maitama P.M.B. 5070 Wuse Abuja Nigeria
(+234) (9) 413-8898 / 9258 (+234) (9) 413-9718 / 9
Toshitsugu Uesawa - Ambassador
Mon-Thu: 08.00-17.30 Fri: 08.00-12.45
Many embassies in Nigeria require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in Abuja you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.
Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.
Visa for Japan
For all Japanese visa related matters contact the embassy in Abuja before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ng.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+234) (9) 413-8898 / 9258 (+234) (9) 413-9718 / 9 or email
Consulates of Japan in Nigeria
Next to the embassy in Abuja there could be additional Japanese consulates located in Nigeria.
Please check below for the locations of the Japanese consulates in Nigeria.