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Country Guidance Nigeria 2021

Publication date: 19 October 2021

The 'Country Guidance: Nigeria' represents Member States' joint assessment of the situation in the country of origin in relation to the applicable international and EU legislation on international protection. The guidance note, accompanied by the common analysis, was developed by EASO together with Member States. It was agreed by the EASO Country Guidance Network of senior policy officials in September 2021 and was endorsed by the EASO Management Board in October 2021.

In addition to this electronic publication, the 'Country Guidance: Nigeria' (October 2021) is available in pdf format.

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You can find the ‘Guidance Note: Nigeria’ (October 2021), summarising the main conclusions of the common analysis, in the following languages:
[DE] [EL] [ES] [FR] [IT] [NL] [SV]

The 'Country Guidance: Nigeria' applies the common legislative framework regarding qualification for international protection in an in-depth analysis of the situation in the country. The analysis and conclusions in this document are based on the most up-to-date EASO country of origin information reports, which were available at the time of its completion.

The 'Country Guidance: Nigeria' aims to provide assistance to decision-makers and policy-makers in the EU and beyond, by addressing the following topics:


 Learn more about the 'Country Guidance: Nigeria', its basis and scope, and the methodology for its development, in the section Introduction.


© European Asylum Support Office, 2021
ISBN 978-92-9465-539-4
DOI 10.2847/956357
Catalogue number BZ-08-21-311-EN-Q