The Deputy High Commissioner

Kabiru Bala His Excellency, Ambassador Kabiru Bala

Kabiru Bala, Ambassador/Deputy Head of Mission assumed duty at the Nigeria High Commission on 21st August, 2017.

He holds a degree in Political Science from Usman Danfodio University. Ambassador Kabiru Bala joined the Nigerian Foreign Service in January, 1993. In the last 24 years, he has served Nigeria in Brasilia, Khartoum, Banjul, The Hague and Bangkok.

At home, he served Nigeria in the Planning Research/ Statistics Department, and America and Caribbean Affairs Department. He was a Special Assistant to the Chief of Staff to the President on Foreign Affairs from 2007 ā€“ 2009 as well as Deputy Director, State Protocol, from 2013 ā€“ February 2016. He was Charge dā€™ Affairs at the Embassy of Nigeria, Bangkok, Thailand until his appointment as Ambassador in June, 2016.

He enjoys reading, cycling and tree planting. He is married and is blessed with children.

FAST TRACK PASSPORT COLLECTION IS NOW AVAILABLE AT THE NIGERIA HIGH COMMISSION, LONDON


     The attention of the High Commission has been drawn to daily request from passport application applicants for urgent collection of their new passports.

2.     We are pleased to announce that such facility is now available, and interested applicants are therefore advised to request for a "FAST TRACK PASSPORT COLLECTION" when submitting passport application at the counter. Please note that this service is subject to approval, and not available for all categories of fast track passport collection request.

3.     Applicants are reminded to use this official facility and desist from using a third party or touts to request for passport.


Immigration Section
Nigeria High Commission
London