Embassy of Nigeria in Nouakchott


The Nigerian Embassy in Mauritania is a bilateral mission in Nouakchott and promotes Nigerian interests in Mauritania. The embassy of Nigeria also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Mauritania. The Nigerian Embassy in Nouakchott is headed by Alhaji Bala Mohamed Sani - Ambassador of Nigeria to Mauritania.


Nigerian Embassy in Nouakchott, Mauritania Ilot P9 BP 367 Nouakchott Mauritania


(+222) 525 23 04


(+222) 525 23 14 (+222) 525 23 46




Alhaji Bala Mohamed Sani - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Mauritania require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Nigerian embassy in Nouakchott 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 Nouakchott before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+222) 525 23 04 or email

Consulates of Nigeria in Mauritania

Next to the embassy in Nouakchott there could be additional Nigerian consulates located in Mauritania.

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

Nigerian Consulates in Mauritania

Next to the embassy in Nouakchott, 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 Mauritania ).