Great East Japan Earthquake(other site)

Warning on Suspicious Information on Japanese Government Scholarship Program(other site)


Videos on Japan's Foreign Policy


[ New Information ]

Notice of faulty of the Embassy Main Telephone lines(20 Nov, 2015)


World Bank’s Japan Social Development Fund “Access to Justice for the Poor Project” (Closing Ceremony) (10 Nov, 2015)


The Opening Night of French –Japanese Animated Film Festival in Abuja (3 Nov, 2015)


French & Japanese Animated Film Festival(29 Oct - 7 Nov) (23 Oct,2015)

Full program is here.


Application for Global Peacebuilders Program by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (23 Oct, 2015)


The Japanese Non-Project Grand Aid for Provision of Industrial Goods from the Areas Affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake (Handing-over ceremony) (27 Aug, 2015)


Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Project “Project for Construction of Upu Health Centre in Otukpo Local Government Area in Benue State”(Commissioning Ceremony)(21 Aug, 2015)


The Project for Construction of Classrooms for Primary Schools in Oyo State in the Federal Republic of Nigeria (Ground-breaking ceremony) (12 Aug, 2015)


Application to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan for Nominal Support
(Note) Please note that the contents were revised as of August 1, 2015


Japan extended a grant aid of USD 5 million for the Project for the Improvement of Village Environmentin Nigeria, Kenya and Rwanda(9 Jul, 2015)


Message from Ambassador (23 June, 2015)




The Ninth International MANGA Award (24 Apr, 2015)


MEXT SCHORLASHIP INFORMATION --- Application period for the Japanese Government - MEXT Scholarship for International Students for the 2015/16 Academic year has opened. Interested Candidates should download relevant application forms through this link.
Closing date for submission is June 30, 2015

(14 Apr, 2015)


Japanese TV drama 'Marumo's story' broadcast by NTA Entertainment (9 Apr, 2015)


Statement by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on the Nigerian Presidential Election(1 Apr, 2015)


Japan decided to extend Grant Aid of USD 8,290,000 for Supporting Internally Displaced Persons in the North East, Counter Terrorism and Preparedness to Ebola in Nigeria(2 Mar, 2015)


Japan extended JPY 110 million grant aid (equivalent of USD 927,000) for Conflict Prevention and Peace-Building in Nigeria
(3 Feb, 2015)


New Statement by Prime Minister of Japan regarding the hostage incident of Japanese nationals in Syria(1 Feb, 2015)


Japan contributes for the ECOWAS Election Observation Mission in Nigeria (27 Jan, 2015)


Statement by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe regarding the hostage incident of Japanese nationals in Syria(25 Jan, 2015)


Message from Japan regarding the incident on warning of Japanese nationals' execution(20 Jan, 2015)


Japan's ODA Consultation Desk on Fraud and Corruption (23 Aug, 2014)


The official Website of the Goverment of Japan has been launched.(23 Aug, 2014)


Notice for MEXT Scholarship: Application process for Japanese Government MEXT Scholarship for 2014/15 Academic Section has closed since June this year. Interested candidates for the 2015/16 programme should contact the Embassy from April next year for application forms. (23 Aug, 2014)


"Review of the Japan-Africa Forum2014" presented by Nikkei Business online special (11Aug,2014)


Submission of application for 2015 MEXT scholarship has closed.(23July,2014)


Press Release: The Launching Ceremony of the Project funded by Japan for Strengthening the Capacity of West Africa’s Peace Support Operations in Nigeria(15July,2014)


The close date for the submission of completed application forms for the 2015 MEXT scholarship application is 15th July 2014. (25June,2014)


Notice: Short-term stay visa for nationals of India(8July,2014)


Japan extends a loan of JPY 8,285,000,000
(equivalent of USD 85 million) for the Polio Eradication Project. (26May,2014)


Emergency Grant Aid for Supporting the to Abducted School Girls, their families and affected communities in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. (13June,2014)

>>Update History

Useful Information