Embassy of Nigeria in Seoul


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


Nigerian Embassy in Seoul, Korea (Republic) 310-19 Dongbinggo-dong Yongsan-gu Seoul 140-817 Korea (Republic)


(+82) (2) 797-2370 (+82) (2) 797-3280


(+82) (2) 796-1848






Desmond Akawor - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in South Korea require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Nigerian embassy in Seoul 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 Seoul before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.nigerianembassy.or.kr ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+82) (2) 797-2370 (+82) (2) 797-3280 or email chancery@nigerianembassy.or.kr

Consulates of Nigeria in South Korea

Next to the embassy in Seoul there could be additional Nigerian consulates located in South Korea.

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

Nigerian Consulates in South Korea

Next to the embassy in Seoul, 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 South Korea ).

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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