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Good morning :)!!!!

I know I'm a few months ahead of myself, but I've been reading about the packets that are sent at the embassy/consulate level to the beneficiary (requested documents seem to vary throughout different countries) and I was wondering if anyone that has been through the process already in Lagos could give me a heads up about the process they went through?

What are all the documents they are requesting? Are the instructions clear as to which documents you send back to the consulate and which ones you bring to the interview with you? Is there just 1 packet or 2?

I just really like being prepared and I would rather get some of these things started (the ones that don't expire quickly) than to wait until it's crunch time.

Thank you guys for any information you may have for me!

Edited by DpdNKerosene

Our Journey:
04/19/2014- Met online
10/2014- Visited Nigeria and he proposed!!!! 
02/28/2015- Sent I-129F petition
03/05/2015- NOA1
09/2015- Visited Nigeria again!!!
10/28/2015- NOA2 (237 day wait at TSC)
11/13/2015- Sent to NVC
11/27/2015- Arrived at Embassy
06/2016- Third visit to Nigeria!
06/15/2016- Interview, given option to file I-601 waiver.
08/16/2016- Waiver submitted (no lawyer).
11/21/2016- Waiver approved with expedite.
01/2017- Embassy requested interview. 
04/2017- Fourth visit to Nigeria.  K1 officially denied. 
04/25/2017- NOA1 for 2nd K1.
07/27/2017- Case transferred to TSC.
11/17/2017- Case transferred back to CSC.
01/16/2018- NOA2!! (266 day wait)
03/08/2018- Interview (AP)
05/03/2018- VISA APPROVAL!!!
05/14/2018- Visa issued
05/18/2018- Visa picked up
05/25/2018- HE'S HOME!!! 💙💙💙


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I think I found a lot of the answers by reading http://www.visajourney.com/consulates/index.php?ctry=Nigeria&cty=Lagosagain, but anything anyone has to add will be greatly appreciated!!!

Thanks in advance!


Our Journey:
04/19/2014- Met online
10/2014- Visited Nigeria and he proposed!!!! 
02/28/2015- Sent I-129F petition
03/05/2015- NOA1
09/2015- Visited Nigeria again!!!
10/28/2015- NOA2 (237 day wait at TSC)
11/13/2015- Sent to NVC
11/27/2015- Arrived at Embassy
06/2016- Third visit to Nigeria!
06/15/2016- Interview, given option to file I-601 waiver.
08/16/2016- Waiver submitted (no lawyer).
11/21/2016- Waiver approved with expedite.
01/2017- Embassy requested interview. 
04/2017- Fourth visit to Nigeria.  K1 officially denied. 
04/25/2017- NOA1 for 2nd K1.
07/27/2017- Case transferred to TSC.
11/17/2017- Case transferred back to CSC.
01/16/2018- NOA2!! (266 day wait)
03/08/2018- Interview (AP)
05/03/2018- VISA APPROVAL!!!
05/14/2018- Visa issued
05/18/2018- Visa picked up
05/25/2018- HE'S HOME!!! 💙💙💙


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I think I found a lot of the answers by reading http://www.visajourney.com/consulates/index.php?ctry=Nigeria&cty=Lagosagain, but anything anyone has to add will be greatly appreciated!!!

Thanks in advance!

For Lagos you will bring everything to interview. Once you get our case# from NVC you can do alot of work ahead of them sending you the P3 letter which is all the forms and documents a K1 petitioner needs to do.

Once you have case# you can go to GTB bank and pay Visa fee than register at the website and schedule your interview. You could Google the DS-260 to get a look at how it looks so you can be ahead of the game with all the questions.

Hopefully you sent a good petition package evidence to bring to interview should contain any trips taken during the process more pics, hoe logs and some samples of your online communication.

Right now you can already start on your part the I-134 getting your transcripts and all financial documents needed.

He should already have his birth certificate (Long Form). Not time yet to get a police report wait until you get case# to get that.

Hope this helps.


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Thanks you guys!!!


Our Journey:
04/19/2014- Met online
10/2014- Visited Nigeria and he proposed!!!! 
02/28/2015- Sent I-129F petition
03/05/2015- NOA1
09/2015- Visited Nigeria again!!!
10/28/2015- NOA2 (237 day wait at TSC)
11/13/2015- Sent to NVC
11/27/2015- Arrived at Embassy
06/2016- Third visit to Nigeria!
06/15/2016- Interview, given option to file I-601 waiver.
08/16/2016- Waiver submitted (no lawyer).
11/21/2016- Waiver approved with expedite.
01/2017- Embassy requested interview. 
04/2017- Fourth visit to Nigeria.  K1 officially denied. 
04/25/2017- NOA1 for 2nd K1.
07/27/2017- Case transferred to TSC.
11/17/2017- Case transferred back to CSC.
01/16/2018- NOA2!! (266 day wait)
03/08/2018- Interview (AP)
05/03/2018- VISA APPROVAL!!!
05/14/2018- Visa issued
05/18/2018- Visa picked up
05/25/2018- HE'S HOME!!! 💙💙💙


God has given me a great knowledgebase through research and other members here on VJ.  Please do not hesitate to reach out if I can be of any assistance to you! 

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For Lagos you will bring everything to interview. Once you get our case# from NVC you can do alot of work ahead of them sending you the P3 letter which is all the forms and documents a K1 petitioner needs to do.

Once you have case# you can go to GTB bank and pay Visa fee than register at the website and schedule your interview. You could Google the DS-260 to get a look at how it looks so you can be ahead of the game with all the questions.

Hopefully you sent a good petition package evidence to bring to interview should contain any trips taken during the process more pics, hoe logs and some samples of your online communication.

Right now you can already start on your part the I-134 getting your transcripts and all financial documents needed.

He should already have his birth certificate (Long Form). Not time yet to get a police report wait until you get case# to get that.

Hope this helps.

I know this is an old post but it's almost that time now!! So after I get my case #, I can go ahead and have him pay the fee, do the application and schedule his appointment? Even before either of us is contacted by the embassy? Even before it's officially sent to the embassy?

Thanks for any info!

Edited by FN&KO

Our Journey:
04/19/2014- Met online
10/2014- Visited Nigeria and he proposed!!!! 
02/28/2015- Sent I-129F petition
03/05/2015- NOA1
09/2015- Visited Nigeria again!!!
10/28/2015- NOA2 (237 day wait at TSC)
11/13/2015- Sent to NVC
11/27/2015- Arrived at Embassy
06/2016- Third visit to Nigeria!
06/15/2016- Interview, given option to file I-601 waiver.
08/16/2016- Waiver submitted (no lawyer).
11/21/2016- Waiver approved with expedite.
01/2017- Embassy requested interview. 
04/2017- Fourth visit to Nigeria.  K1 officially denied. 
04/25/2017- NOA1 for 2nd K1.
07/27/2017- Case transferred to TSC.
11/17/2017- Case transferred back to CSC.
01/16/2018- NOA2!! (266 day wait)
03/08/2018- Interview (AP)
05/03/2018- VISA APPROVAL!!!
05/14/2018- Visa issued
05/18/2018- Visa picked up
05/25/2018- HE'S HOME!!! 💙💙💙


God has given me a great knowledgebase through research and other members here on VJ.  Please do not hesitate to reach out if I can be of any assistance to you! 

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I know this is an old post but it's almost that time now!! So after I get my case #, I can go ahead and have him pay the fee, do the application and schedule his appointment? Even before either of us is contacted by the embassy? Even before it's officially sent to the embassy?

Thanks for any info!

The instructions are the same. All you need is your case# from NVC. Hope you already have all your forms downloaded filled out and to our fiance' for interview.


Case Complete to Interview spreadsheet

From now on your VJ Member name will be verified. If the name you put on form to be added to spreadsheet comes up not found, you will not be added to the spreadsheet. If you don't have a timeline you will not be added to the spreadsheet.
Please Please put your VJ member name only. Not nicknames or real names whatever your VJ name is. It's below your profile picture!!

:goofy:


Come join the current Interview thread: 

 

Case-Complete-to-Interview-September-2018/

Case Complete to Interview Form
Case Complete to Interview Spreadsheet
NVC Filers Wiki Process

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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