Visa Free Countries

Visa Free Countries for Nigerians in 2022

 As a Nigerian Passport Holder who feel the need to explore the world and take a holiday abroad, one of the challenges that come to mind is;

  • How do I get a visa?
  • Do I have all the Visa requirements for the destination country?
  • Bla bla bla.

Or are you still thinking of where to go as a legitimate Nigerian? Relax, I have compiled a list of Visa Free Countries you may consider as a Nigerian holiday seeker or Digital Nomad.

As a growth hacker, I would like to share with you these Visa Free Countries for Nigerians, you can visit these countries without a visa/ or by simply getting a visa on arrival at the destination port.


Please note as follows;

1. Basic Requirements

  • Your airline ticket/or your transportation fee is a must.
  • Some countries require that you meet up with a personal travel allowance.
  • You have to give a valid travel reason at the Port of Entry.

visa free countries for Nigerians

If you are visiting any of the Visa-free/Visa on Arrival countries, do make sure you have your;

  1. International Passport
  2. Proof of Sufficient Funds
  3. Accommodation Fee.

Please note, these countries can be categorized into two as follows;

2. Category A – 100% Visa Free Countries for Nigerians

  1. Barbados
  2. Benin
  3. Burkina Faso
  4. Cape Verde
  5. Chad
  6. Cote d’Ivoire
  7. Dominica
  8. The Gambia
  9. Ghana
  10. Guinea
  11. Guinea-Bissau
  12. Haiti
  13. Liberia
  14. Mali
  15. Niger
  16. Saint Kitts and Nevis
  17. Senegal
  18. Sierra Leone
  19. Togo
  20. Vanuatu

3. Category B – Visa on Arrival Countries for Nigerians

Visa on Arrival destination saves you the time otherwise spent at embassies and collecting endless documents needed to get a standard visa.

  1. Bolivia
  2. Comoros
  3. Djibouti
  4. Ethiopia
  5. Gabon
  6. Iran
  7. Kenya
  8. Lebanon
  9. Lesotho
  10. Madagascar
  11. Malawi
  12. Maldives
  13. Mauritania
  14. Mauritius
  15. Mozambique
  16. Namibia
  17. Palau
  18. Rwanda
  19. Samoa
  20. Seychelles
  21. Somalia
  22. South Sudan
  23. Suriname
  24. Tuvalu
  25. Uganda
  26. Palau Islands
  27. Timor-Leste
  28. Montserrat

4. Categories based on Global Regions;


  1. Cambodia
  2. Maldives
  3. Timor-Leste

Caribbean / South America

  1. Barbados
  2. Dominica
  3. Haiti
  4. Montserrat
  5. St. Kitts and Nevis



  1. Cook Islands
  2. Fiji
  3. Micronesia
  4. Niue
  5. Palau Islands
  6. Samoa
  7. Tuvalu
  8. Vanuatu

Middle East

  1. Iran
  2. Lebanon


  1. Benin
  2. Burkina Faso
  3. Cameroon
  4. Cape Verde Islands
  5. Chad
  6. Comores Islands
  7. Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
  8. Ethiopia
  9. The Gambia
  10. Ghana
  11. Guinea
  12. Guinea-Bissau
  13. Kenya
  14. Liberia
  15. Madagascar
  16. Mali
  17. Mauritania
  18. Mauritius
  19. Mozambique
  20. Namibia
  21. Niger
  22. Rwanda
  23. Senegal
  24. Seychelles
  25. Sierra Leone
  26. Somalia
  27. Togo
  28. Uganda

5. Which one Should I Consider?

  1. Rwanda
  2. Namibia
  3. Seychelles
  4. Maldives
  5. Kenya
  6. Saint Kitts and Nevis
  7. Vanuatu
  8. Dominica
  9. Mauritius

6. My 10 Cents Bonus;

For you to be reading this article, I know you will fall into the category of a typical Nigerian Digital Nomad. In addition to the information above, please take these as bonus recipes to consider;

  1. Security
  2. Level of Internet Connectivity
  3. Availability of Co-Working Space / Digitally Active Community
  4. Ease of Getting Visa on Arrival
  5. Flight/Airline Connectivity
  6. Availability of Accommodation
  7. Cost of Living
Visa on Arrival Countries for Nigerians

7. My Remarks

Travelling to a visa-free country takes out the extra travel cost attached to getting a visa while still enjoying the travel experience.

Do your independent research and investigation before embarking on any international trip.


8. Disclaimer:

The contents of this article are for informational purposes only. Always do your research before you take any travel advice.


I am Bolaji Afolabi, a resourceful Technology Expert and a Competent E-Business Solution Architect. I hack legitimate opportunities for human consumption. I love transforming businesses through digital innovation. I appreciate everything about Digital Transformation. I have practical experience in Real Estate Consulting, E-commerce, International Procurement and Blockchain Solutions. My hobby revolves around: Growth Hacking, Traveling, Meeting People, and Reading Books.

I created  to teach you about real estate and tech-based business opportunities. I work as a full-time partner at Globalclique, a Real Estate + Technology Consulting Company. I am also a CIO at Ibugbe and Partners, a Real Estate Marketing and Development Consulting Company in Lagos, Nigeria.

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