Nigeria

Official name Region ISO 3166-2 code Flag
Nigeria
Africa
NG

Party status

Type Party status Date of joining Entry into force
Party Ratification 09 May 1974 01 July 1975

National contacts

    Management authorities

    1. Federal Ministry of Environment

    Federal Department of Forestry
    Telephone
    +234 805 273 4050
    +234 803 361 6089 (mobile Mr Tiamiyu Sikiru Oladele / Ag Director, Forestry)
    Contact people
    Timothy Daniel John – Head of Wildlife and CITES Management Division
    Rasak Kolawole Adekola - Acting Director of Forestry
    Mailing address
    Mabushi District
    P.M.B. 468, Garki
    Abuja 9000008
    Last update
    22 March 2021

    Committee composed of / Comité compuesto de / Comité composé de:

    - Director, National Institute for Horticultural Research and Development (NIHORT)
    - Director, Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria (FRIN)
    - Director, National Institute for Oceanography and Marine Research (NIOMR)
    - Representative, Nigerian Ornithology Society
    - Conservator-General, National Park Service
    - Director, National Institute for Freshwater Fisheries Research
    - Director, Federal Department of Fisheries

    1. Federal Ministry of Environment

    Federal Department of Forestry
    Wildlife Management Division / Plot 393 / 394, Augustus Aikhomu Way,
    Mailing address
    Utako District
    P.M.B. 468, Garki
    Abuja
    Last update
    14 October 2019

    1. National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA)

    Director-General / Chief Executive
    Mailing address
    N°4, Oro Ago Crescent, Off Muhammadu Buhari Way,
    P.M.B.641, Garki
    Abuja
    Last update
    02 May 2016