South Africa Embassy and Consulates in Nigeria
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of South Africa may close on the following Nigerian and South African holidays in 2021/2022:
|Public Holiday||Thursday, November 18||1 month|
|Day of Reconciliation||Thursday, December 16||1 month, 4 weeks|
|Sambisa Memorial Day||Wednesday, December 22||2 months|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 months, 1 week|
|Boxing Day Holiday||Tuesday, December 28||2 months, 1 week|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||2 months, 2 weeks|
|Forgiveness Day||Monday, February 07||3 months, 3 weeks|
|Public Holiday||Friday, February 25||4 months, 1 week|
|Human Rights Day||Monday, March 21||5 months|
1. How many South African Embassies/Consulates are there in Nigeria?
South Africa currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in Nigeria including Abuja and Lagos.
2 - Do Nigerian citizens need a visa for South Africa?
Nigerian citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into South Africa. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of South Africa in Nigeria for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of South African embassies in Nigeria?
The South African representative offices in Nigeria will be closed in observance of the following Nigerian and South African holidays in 2021/2021:
- Public Holiday (NG) Thu, Nov 18, 2021 (1 month)
Time in South Africa vs Nigeria
Pretoria, South Africa time is 1:00 hours ahead of Abuja, Nigeria