Citizens from The United Arab Emirates now travelling to the Republic of Namibia can obtain a visa upon arrival at Hosea Kutako Airport, and stay for up to 90 days.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC) said holders of all types of UAE passports may travel to the Republic of Namibia without prior visa arrangements and stay for up to 90 days.
Trade Arabia reports that UAE citizens wishing to travel to Namibia are required to complete a visa application form upon arrival and pay a fee of NAD1,080.
Citizen may also extend their stay while in Namibia after submitting valid reasons for the renewal and paying an administrative fee of NAD80.
To facilitate the payment process, passengers must carry credit or debit cards.
MoFAIC says Namibia’s announcement granting UAE citizens entry visas upon arrival reflects the strong bilateral ties between the two countries, which are based on mutual understanding and respect, and the desire to develop their relations, to achieve the aspirations of their leaderships and serve their mutual objectives and interests.
The ministry added that this step is part of its efforts to reinforce the UAE’s international position and provide distinguished consular services, which is one of the ministry’s strategic objectives, as per the directives of the country’s leadership to care for Emirati citizens around the world.