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The Embassy of Ireland is located at 11 Negro Crescent in the Maitama district of Abuja (not far from the junction of the Nnamdi Azikiwe Expressway and Shehu Shagari Road).

Driving on Shehu Shagari Road towards the Expressway, turn left onto Kashim Ibrahim Way and then take the first right turn onto Aguiyi Ironsi Road. Take the second right onto Euphrates Crescent turning just before the Yoruba Mosque on your left. As you turn onto Euphrates Crescent, you will pass the Regent’s School on your left. Drive straight up the hill of Euphrates Crescent, passing the Bulgarian Embassy on your right, and take the next right turn onto Negro Crescent. Follow the road as it curves to the left. You will see the Irish and EU flags of the Embassy straight ahead.

Detailed directions and map to the Embassy


Ambassador: Mr. Peter Ryan

Deputy Head of Mission: Mr. Shane Rice

Second Secretary: Mr. Ronan McGurrin

Head of Visa Office: Mr. Noel Mooney

Attaché: Ms. Frances Langan

Attaché: Mr. John Lenehan

Attaché: Ms. Joyce Cooper

Office and Security Manager: Ms. Alukutu Blessing Ameji

Consular Officer: Ms. Remi Akinyemi

Ambassador's Office: Ms. Stella Jackson

Admin Assistant: Mrs Jamilata Bello Dangaji

Humanitarian Development Officer: Mr. Samuel Abu Ameh