70,000 NIGERIANS APPLIED FOR UNITED STATES VISAS IN 2008 ( Punch News Press Release )
The united states mission in Nigeria on Tuesday, said that about 70,000 Nigerians applied for visas in 2008,saying that the figure might be much higher by the end of this year(2009).
The US Ambassador to Nigeria, Robin Sanders, said this during a press briefing in Abuja.
She added that out of the number, 58,000 Nigerians were eventually issued visas to the US.
She said, “Seventy Thousand persons applied for visas to US at least last year, out of the figure we issued approximately 58,000 visas.”
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