Belgium in Nigeria

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Are you a Belgian who has recently moved to Nigeria and would like to register with the Embassy in Abuja? Did you lose your passport while you were travelling through Nigeria as a tourist? Do you need to request a visa in order to travel to Belgium? Then you’ve come to the right address.

This website will keep you up to date on consular matters that are specifically applicable to Belgians in Nigeria, current events in Belgian foreign policy and other useful information or events.

 

Press releases

  • 29 May is International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers

    29 May Press release

    Today is the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders pays tribute to the UN Peacekeepers for the important work they are doing in many conflict zones today.

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  • Didier Reynders condemns murder of Zedi Feruzi in Burundi

    24 May Press release

    Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders condemns the murder of opposition figure Zedi Feruzi and his bodyguard. He also condemns the attack on the central market of Bujumbura that killed two and injured many people. He extends his condolences to the family and friends of the victims.

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  • Didier Reynders commemorates attack on Jewish Museum of Belgium

    24 May Press release

    Today we commemorate the attack against the Jewish Museum of Belgium, which was perpetrated in Brussels on 24 May 2014, killing four people. The thoughts of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Didier Reynders are with the victims and their families.

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  • Belgium donates EUR 18.75 million to UNRWA

    22 May News item

    Belgium has announced a new contribution of EUR 18.75 million spanning 2015-2017 that will help UNRWA provide essential health, education, relief, social services and emergency relief assistance for Palestine refugees. The generous donation will help improve the lives of Palestine refugees in Gaza, the West Bank, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria, and provide UNRWA a degree of sustainability in aid delivery.

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  • Guinea and Burkina Faso new partner countries of Belgian development cooperation

    21 May Press release

    On the proposal of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation, Alexander De Croo, the Federal Council of Ministers today approved a new list of fourteen partner countries for Belgian Development Cooperation. The present list of partner countries had not changed since 2004. Two new partner countries make their entry: Burkina Faso and Guinea. Besides the new list of partner countries, the international partner organisations of the multilateral cooperation were also decided.

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