Politics

We’re open for business, U.S. Embassy in Nigeria says

Written by Ayobami Sodiq
                           U.S. Embassy Abuja
The U.S Embassy in Abuja and the Consulate General Office in Lagos will remain open in spite of the U.S. Government shutdown.

A statement from the Information Office, Public Affairs Section, Abuja, for the USCGLagosInformationSection, said on Wednesday that normal services at the Consular Sections were ongoing.

READ ALSO:  Gov. Ugwuanyi Presents N109.199 Billion 2019 Budget Estimates

The statement explained that speculations of alleged closure of the embassy in Abuja and consular office in Lagos were incorrect.

It however, said: “American Centers and EducationUSA offices operating on embassy and consulate grounds that are managed by Mission Public Affairs Sections will remain closed throughout the shutdown.

“American Spaces, such as American Corners operated by partner institutions and located off embassy or consulate grounds, however, will remain open,’’ the USCGLagosInformationSection says.

READ ALSO:  Buhari Must Engage Scary ISSA Report

About the author

Ayobami Sodiq

A young Computer Engineering and a social media and Entertainment Enthusiast.

So passionate about meeting the needs of many as little as possible.

Leave a Comment