Sending transactions is only allowed within the country not outside nigeria. Receivers can use the funds for anything from emergencies to household improvements education and more.
Receivers must present a valid id.
How to send money to nigeria through western union. Sending and receiving money in nigeria regional news by lauren armstrong december 9 2020 this q a provides the most up to date information about money transfer services in nigeria and will be updated regularly to reflect any change to services. Receivers must present correct money transfer control number mtcn. Your money is generally availabile for pickup within minutes.
Your receiver can pick up the money at any participating agent location in nigeria. Transactions above 10 000 us dollars or local equivalent must be reported to central bank of nigeria. Count on western union when you need to send money fast.
While we don t wire your transaction the money can be sent directly from your bank account to your loved one s account in nigeria. Western union makes it easy to transfer money to a bank account in nigeria.