United States Removes Visa Reciprocity Fees For Nigerian Citizens
United States Removes Visa Reciprocity Fees For Nigerian Citizens. The United States’ authorities has canceled all visa reciprocity charges for Nigerian residents searching for a visa to the United States.
The eradicated reciprocity charges for Nigerian residents take impact from December 3, 2020.
This was made identified by the Spokesperson for the Ministry of international affairs, Ferdinand Nwonye, in a press release.
Nwonye disclosed that the constructive improvement is according to the removing of extra visa utility, processing and biometric charges for United States residents making use of for Nigerian visas by the Nigerian authorities.
“Prospective Nigerian vacationers to the United States are hereby suggested to go to: www.journey.state.gov for particulars,” the assertion learn.
It would even be recalled that the Nigerian authorities decreased its visa charges for Americans travelling to Nigeria a day after the United States introduced an increment in its visa charges for Nigerians as a approach of retaliating Nigeria’s excessive charges.
According to the US State Department, the visa charges have been elevated after 18 months of session with the Nigerian authorities, to make its visa charges for Americans proportional, failed.
Nigerians whose American visas have been accepted had paid additional charges starting from $80 to $110 (N28,800 to N39,600), relying on the kind of visa being utilized for, the State Department mentioned.
Nigeria has now decreased the visa charges for Americans travelling to Nigeria from $180 to $150