United Arab Emirates Embassy and Consulates in Nigeria
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United Arab Emirates may close on the following Nigerian and UAE holidays in 2021/2022:
|Independence Day||Friday, October 01||1 week, 2 days|
|Prophet Muhammad’s birthday||Friday, October 29||1 month, 1 week|
|Public Holiday||Thursday, November 18||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Commemoration Day||Wednesday, December 01||2 months, 1 week|
|National Day||Thursday, December 02||2 months, 1 week|
|National Day||Friday, December 03||2 months, 1 week|
|Sambisa Memorial Day||Wednesday, December 22||3 months|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||3 months|
|Boxing Day Holiday||Tuesday, December 28||3 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Forgiveness Day||Monday, February 07||4 months, 2 weeks|
1. How many UAE Embassies/Consulates are there in Nigeria?
United Arab Emirates currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Nigeria including and Abuja.
2 - Do Nigerian citizens need a visa for United Arab Emirates?
Nigerian citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into United Arab Emirates. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of United Arab Emirates in Nigeria for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of UAE embassies in Nigeria?
The UAE representative offices in Nigeria will be closed in observance of the following Nigerian and UAE holidays in 2021/2021:
- Independence Day (NG) Fri, Oct 01, 2021 (1 week, 2 days)
Time in United Arab Emirates vs Nigeria
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates time is 3:00 hours ahead of Abuja, Nigeria