​Indonesia - Nigeria diplomatic relations was established in 1965 with the Indonesian Embassy in Lagos (moved to Abuja since 2008), while the Nigerian Embassy in Jakarta opened in 1976. Relations between the two countries to date runs well and continue to become stronger. This is based on the fact that both countries are members of the NAM, OIC, G-77, D-8, UN, anti apartheid, anti colonialism / imperialism groups, and both are emerging countries.