How to apply for a United Arab Emirates (Dubai) e-visa from Nigeria

According to the Minister of Aviation – Hadi Sirika and Emirates Airline, the United Arab Emirates has begun the issuance of Electronic visas to Nigerian nationals, after the halt in March 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Nigerians can now apply for the United Arab Emirates (Dubai) Visa beginning in October 2020.

4 steps to apply for United Arab emirates e-visa

Nigerian applicants (and applicants from other nationality) are expected to provide the following when applying for the United Arab Emirates Visa;

  1. A valid round-trip flight ticket
  2. Hotel booking or a Proof of Accommodation for the period of intended stay
  3. Valid Health Insurance covering the period of intended stay
  4. Negative PCR test result obtained within 96 hours window prior to the intended date of departure.

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