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1 minute ago, antwiwaa said:

I was denied visa on July 2016 and havent heard anything since that time... What should we do, we really need help.

What type of visa?

Why was it denied?

Did they give you further instructions?


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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6 minutes ago, antwiwaa said:

Cr1, the co wont gv me any explanation, just a white denial form was handed to me.

What questions were asked? Was there any topic that the CO focused on?  How many times have you two met up?  For how long? Did you marry on the first visit?  Is there a large age difference?


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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You'll have to wait for them to send it back to USCIS. You'll then be told the reason for your denial and you will need to respond accordingly. They will then send the case back to the embassy asking them to reconsider. This can take a while. What's your background. How many visits did you have, how long married? Married on first Trip?  

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NOA1 -- 2-24-2016

NOA2 -- 05-02-2016

NVC received -- 05-13-2016

NVC left -- 05-18-2016

Embassy received -- 5-22-2016

Interview Date -- 8-31-2016

Interview Result -- APPROVED!!!

AP -- (09-07-2016)

Visa Issued -- 9-08-2016

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6 minutes ago, Meg&Andrew said:

You'll have to wait for them to send it back to USCIS. You'll then be told the reason for your denial and you will need to respond accordingly. They will then send the case back to the embassy asking them to reconsider. This can take a while. What's your background. How many visits did you have, how long married? Married on first Trip?  

We were 3yrs in April...he's been visiting since 2013,n comes every year. We called USCIS n were told to wait for 180 days, n that was in Feb this year, the 180 days elapsed n we were still asked to wait.

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15 minutes ago, Unshakable Faith said:

What questions were asked? Was there any topic that the CO focused on?  How many times have you two met up?  For how long? Did you marry on the first visit?  Is there a large age difference?

We didn't marry on his first visit, we r both Ghanaians, we did on his second visit, to my best of knowledge I answered every question honestly...the only qtn I got wrong was on time, he asked wat time it was in my husband's state at the time of the interview. He also asked y I didn't present the church's marriage certificate since we had a ch wedding, to church I answered truthfully, the ch isn't gazetted, we therefore use the cert from the court. The age dif isn't large, he is 6 years older, n we were 2yrs in marriage at the time of the interview. My qtn, wat can we do? Is there any action we can take, it's actually becoming frustrating, he had work n come n spend everything n go back, we can't do anything meaningful cuz we r caught in the middle. Our lives are almost in a stand still. This thing is so hard.

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I'm so sorry, it sounds like you had a solid case.

Have you tried contacting the senator to see if they can inquire about the reason for the denial?


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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1 minute ago, Unshakable Faith said:

I'm so sorry, it sounds like you had a solid case.

Have you tried contacting the senator to see if they can inquire about the reason for the denial?

No we haven't, how do we go abt that? My husband paid a lawyer to help us wth it, but he didn't do much. We only wasted that money

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Just now, antwiwaa said:

No we haven't, how do we go abt that? My husband paid a lawyer to help us wth it, but he didn't do much. We only wasted that money

Look up the senators for the state your husband lives in and have him contact them for assistance.


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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