Realising  that quite a number of retired civil servants reside outside Nigeria and in order to include them in the new pensioners’ data base, the  Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (OHCSF) Professor Oladapo Afolabi, OON, will  flag-off the Biometric Data Capture of retirees from the Nigerian Civil Service in Atlanta, Georgia among other places, on March 1-7, 2011.

(2) The aim of this notice is to invite all retired Civil Servants to please avail themselves of this opportunity to regularize their status to qualify for the payment of their entitlements. Retirees are expected to come to the Consulate General of Nigeria, 8060 Roswell Road, Atlanta GA, 30350, venue of the event with copies of the following:

     (i) Letter/Gazette of First Appointment

     (ii) Confirmation

     (iii) Letter of Last Promotion

     (iv)  Letter of Retirement and

     (v)  Two Passport-Size Photographs.

(3) Affected persons are required to please indicate through the Consulate E-mail address, their availability for the exercise to enable for adequate preparation.

(4) Kindly be informed and please inform all.


Consulate-General of Nigeria,

Atlanta, Georgia,

February 23, 2011

  1. This to inform that the federal Government has concluded all necessary arrangements for the issuance of the Nigerian Diaspora Bond In the International Capital Market. For more details Click Here
  2. The General Public is hereby notified that LYNXSYS: An IT Firm/Consultant with a web site domain name NIGERIANPASSPORTNOW.COM who purportedly acts and renders Consular, Visa, Payment Confirmation and Express Delivery services on behalf of the Consultant is a Hoax and should be avoided. 
  3. The Consulate wishes to categorically state, that it has nothing to do with the aforementioned business concern as it cannot guarantee its Authenticity. In this light, therefore whoever conducts business with it does as his own risk.
  4. OPENING OF A NIGERIA VISA SORTING AND CLEARANCE CENTER OPERATED BY OIS SERVICES ON BEHALF OF THE CONSULATE OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA. This is to inform the General Public that a visa collection and sorting center has been opened and is operated by OIS Services on behalf of the Consulate General of Nigeria.
  5. The office is located at: OIS SERVICES Suite 204, 918 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell, GA 30076 Tel. No.: +1 678 514 3263 Website:www.oisservices.com
  6. By this development, all submissions of visa applications and payments will henceforth be handled by aforementioned office, starting from Monday, May 16, 2016. Please note that, from the above stated date (May 16, 2016) the Consulate will cease to collect any visa applications and payments.