Travel

How to apply for international passport online

One of the basic things you should know as a citizen of a country is to know how to apply for a passport, especially an international one. Who doesn’t want to travel the world? Passport acquaintance is not just for people leaving the country; it could be for vacation, visitation to friends and family in the diaspora and even schooling. Knowledge helps an endeavour get easier.

As a citizen of Nigeria, you will need an international passport if your aim is what I have listed above and this is possible through the Nigerian Immigration Service. Actually, what is required to get an international passport varies in Nigeria; depending if you’re applying for the first time or renewal.

See also  Travel Advisory: US Warns Citizens Not To Visit Enugu, Imo, Borno, 15 Others(Full List)

The application process for international passport is undergoing rejuvenation; notwithstanding these are the steps to take:

Visit the Nigerian Immigration portal: APPLY HERE

Fill the application form: for a fresher, click on “apply for fresh passport”.

Complete all required data such as your National Identification Number, photograph, date of birth and others.

See also  Kazakhstan Opens Doors To Visitors, Nigerians Can Now Enter Without Visas

Make sure you fill accurately before submission; then visit the  nearest Immigration Office for your biometric capture.

You should know the different types of passport in Nigeria. They are:

Official Passport

This type of passport is used by government officials.

Diplomatic Passport

This is a type of passport reserved for high ranking government officials like the President, Vice- President and other officials next to them.

Standard Passport

This type is available to every Nigerian citizen. It is a means of identification for Nigerians travelling abroad ; known for its green cover.

See also  UK stops Nigerian students, others from bringing dependants

Pilgrim Passport

This is issued to Nigerians embarking on religious pilgrimage or rites.

Starpotter

A Professional blogger and Entertainer. An extremely calm-headed guy.... Maybe naughty. lol

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Related Articles

Back to top button

Adblock Detected

Kindly Use Chrome Or Phoenix Browser or turn off Ad blocker