After over a decade of listing Nigerian Passport Holders in a restricted category for visa applications, Ecuador signed a visa-free pact with Nigeria to strengthen bilateral relations.
Ecuadorian Ambassador to Nigeria, Amb. Deopoldo Rovayo, announced on June 20th 2018 during a courtesy visit to Nigeria's Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Olukunle Bamgbose. The two sides recognized the need to promote bilateral trade and people to people exchange