Embassy of Switzerland in Nigeria


As the official representation of Switzerland, the Embassy covers all matters concerning diplomatic relations between the two countries. It represents Swiss interests in the areas of political, economic, financial and legal affairs, as well as science, education and culture.

The tasks of the embassy



A greeting from the Ambassador


Local and international news and events related to the country

Switzerland and Nigeria

Swiss diplomacy and engagement in the fields of education, culture and the economy

Development and Cooperation

The provision of humanitarian assistance to the most vulnerable and small funding of projects in Nigeria


Contact the responsible Swiss representation for identity papers, civil status, registration and deregistration, matters of civil status, etc...

Closure international airport Abuja

As announced by the Nigerian authority the Abuja International Airport will be closed for essential runway maintenance from 8.3.2017 – 18.4.2017.

Contact your airline or travel company for further information.

Swiss Gazette

To give brief updates and colorful snapshots of a range of activities undertaken in Nigeria by the Embassy, the Swiss Gazette is published thrice every year for your reading pleasure.

NEW Swiss Gazette No. 29, October 2016 Edition