US Embassy: We Don’t Enjoy Denying Nigerians Visa


The United States Embassy in Nigeria has said its visa officers do not enjoy denying Nigerians visa.

In a Facebook post yesterday, the embassy said this is contrary to the opinion held by most Nigerians.

It said there are some questions often misunderstood by applicants which earn them a rejection.

The embassy said the first step to securing a US visa is to complete the DS 160 form correctly.

“Contrary to popular opinion, visa officers do not enjoy handing anyone the 214b refusal letter,” according to the post.

“Proof: Visa Officers will be live on Facebook to talk about some of the commonly misunderstood questions on the DS 160 and help you improve your next application.”

The embassy, according to The Cable, said its officers will be on a Facebook Live session at 2 p.m. on Wednesday to answer visa questions and discuss common mistakes seen on the DS 160.

However, some rejected applicants disagreed with the position of the embassy as…

Source: Thisday Newspaper