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Nigerians React As Buhari Approves Visa-On-Arrival To All African Visitors To Nigeria

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President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria has announced the country will begin issuing visas on arrival for all African nationals as from 2020.

Naija News understands that the President of Nigeria made the promise at the Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development in Africa, holding in Egypt.

The change in visa policy by Nigeria comes on back of the signing of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement, a treaty seeking to establish a continent-wide marketplace with increased trade and freer movement among its major pillars.

Naija News recalls that the Nigerian government had earlier announced visa on arrival policy last year for some selected categories of people. With Over 2,000 of such visas were given to potential investors at Nigeria’s main airport in Lagos in July, an official said.

meanwhile, the statement president Buhari as generated so many reactions from several Nigerians  on social media. Here are the tweets and reactions of nigerians below.

Source: Naija News