As a member state of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Nigerians do not require a passport to visit any of the countries in the community. The only thing that is required is a valid means of identification like National Identity Card, Voters Card, NYSC ID Card etc.
ECOWAS is a regional economic union that consists of Fifteen (15) countries within the West Africa with it headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria.
Below are the 15 countries within the ECOWAS community that Nigerians can visit without Passport.
- Burkina Faso
- Cape Verde
- Guinea Bissau
- Ivory Coast
- Sierra Leone