Posts Tagged ‘US Embassy’

US Consulate Launches Academy for Women Entrepreneurs in Nigeria

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 19, 2019
The United States Consulate General in Lagos has launched an Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) in Nigeria. Academy, the US State Department-led initiative, would support women entrepreneurs around the world. During a week-long programme, a diverse group of 100 women selected from a pool of over 6,000 applicants, would receive lessons on business management, network […]

US Embassy to close Abuja, Lagos offices

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 30, 2019
US embassy in Nigeria has announced that its offices in Abuja and Lagos would be closed on Monday in honour of Labour Day celebrated in the US. Labour Day is celebrated in the US on the first Monday of September. The embassy announced this in a tweet on Friday. The embassy noted that consular services […]

US Visa: Nigerian citizens required to pay reciprocity fee [See Details]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 28, 2019
Effective worldwide on 29 August, Nigerian citizens will be required to pay a visa issuance fee, or reciprocity fee, for all approved applications for nonimmigrant visas in B, F, H1B, I, L, and R visa classifications. The reciprocity fee will be charged in addition to the nonimmigrant visa application fee, also known as the MRV […]