• Nigeria may start issuing visa on arrival to all Africans from next year – Foreign Minister, Onyeama

    Nigeria may start issuing visa on arrival to all Africans from next year – Foreign Minister, Onyeama

    Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs, has hinted that African travellers may no longer be required to obtain visas to visit Nigeria from next year.

    Onyeama made this statement at a Town Hall meeting held in Abuja, while shedding light on the foreign policy outlook of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration.

    “We are firmly in support of the African single passport and the proposed Free Trade Area in the continent from next year, which will enable Nigerian manufacturers and entrepreneur to have […]

  • AU passport needs legal framework to work – Onyeama

    AU passport needs legal framework to work – Onyeama

    Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, has said that the soon-to-be launched AU passport may not achieve the desired result if it does not have legal framework to support it.

    He said this in an interview with the News agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Kigali, Rwanda on the sidelines of the ongoing 27th Ordinary Session of the AU summit.

    Onyeama said that lack of a legal framework might impede the aim of the passport because member states of the […]