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The average dream of every Nigerian is to travel abroad and see for themselves a society where everything is working and to plug in to become prosperous. So every month, we have large numbers of Nigerians trooping to one embassy or the other in a bid to get their visa application approved for their choice of destination.
But before getting to this stage you have to first of all process your International Passport.
The cost of the Nigeria International Passport for the new 64-page passport is N70,000 with a 10 years validity period and N35,000 for five years.
However, applicants for the new 32-page passport with a five year validity period costs N25,000 at the Nigerian immigration service office this year 2020.
International Passport price (government charges) is the same anywhere in Nigeria but if you are processing through an agent, you will spend more than the approved charges.
How much is an international passport in Nigeria is one of the most popular questions asked. The answer is simple the official price remains N70,000 for 64-page 10 years validity period and N35,000 for five years.
Meanwhile, 32-page passport with a five year validity period costs N25,000
10 years validity passport in Nigeria cost N80,000 to process officially. The cost can be more than that if you hire the services of an agent.
Types of International Passport In Nigeria
There are three basic types of Nigerian passport, issued to three classes of citizens, namely,
In Nigeria, an International passport application takes around 48 hours to process after your biometric data has been captured.
But in some cases, it has been known to take up to a month to process, so make sure you apply well in advance.
Places To Get The International Passport In Nigeria
You can get your international passport in all designated immigration offices in Nigeria such as:
If you are in Ibadan, just go to Agodi Gate Area in Ibadan.
The price of international passport in Akure is the same with the approved federal government charges except you are getting if from an agent which will attract additional costs.
Passport Office in Warri is located at Edjeba, Warri.
Festac Passport Office is located at 21 3rd Avenue, A Cl, Festac Town, Lagos.
Ondo Passport Office Federal Secretariat Complex, Akure
Alausa Passport Office is located at number 5 Assbifi Rd, Agidingbi, Ikeja.
Under normal circumstances every applicant must appear for acquisition, Nigeria’s electronic passport cannot be obtained by the proxy.
A person on sick-bed or live-support is expected to be carried to the passport office for acquisition, no exception.
Note: No Nigeria passport office open on weekends, Their opening days are Monday to Friday.