High Commission in Abuja, Nigeria
The High Commission
The Trinidad and Tobago High Commission based in Abuja, Nigeria’s Federal Capital, conducts the day-to-day relations between the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and the Government of The Federal Republic of Nigeria. The High Commission is headed by a High Commissioner who is the official representative of the President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago to The Federal Republic of Nigeria. The High Commissioner is appointed by the President on the advice of the Prime Minister who is the Head of Government.
The High Commission promotes and protects Trinidad and Tobago’s national and foreign policy interests, particularly its foreign trade, investment and tourism interests throughout Nigeria. In this regard, the High Commission is directly responsible to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Port of Spain and through it, to the Government.
The High Commission provides services on substantive immigration matters such as the issuance of Passports and restoration of citizenship. The High Commission also responds to general information inquiries about Trinidad and Tobago, or refers inquiries to the relevant Ministry or agency in Trinidad and Tobago that can assist. The High Commission can assist Trinidad and Tobago nationals in distress under specific guidelines.
High Commission of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Abuja
Mr. Garth Lamsee, Acting High Commissioner for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Address: No. 7 Casablanca Street (Off Nairobi Street, off Aminu Kano Crescent)