Send money to Nigeria

Fast, cheap online money transfers to Nigeria.

Send to any major bank including:

Zenith Bank Nigeria logo
FirstBank Nigeria logo
GTBank Nigeria logo
Access Bank Nigeria logo
UBA: United Bank for Africa Nigeria logo
Ecobank: The Pan African Bank Nigeria logo
Diamond Bank Nigeria logo
Fidelity Bank Nigeria logo

Delivery method
You send
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They get
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Delivery time: Instant
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Fee0.00 GBP (No fees on first two transfers)

Send to any major bank including:

Zenith Bank Nigeria logo
FirstBank Nigeria logo
GTBank Nigeria logo
Access Bank Nigeria logo
UBA: United Bank for Africa Nigeria logo
Ecobank: The Pan African Bank Nigeria logo
Diamond Bank Nigeria logo
Fidelity Bank Nigeria logo
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Fast money transfers, 24/7 service

Send money to Nigeria in 30 minutes, even at weekends.

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Regulated by financial institutions

Azimo is authorised and regulated by the FCA in the UK and by DNB in the EU.

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The easy way to send money

Sign up, transfer and pay using our award-winning website and apps.

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You can save up to 77% vs Western Union, MoneyGram and Ria

With great exchange rates and low, honest fees, you’re better off with Azimo.

Comparison based on the average total cost of sending money to Nigeria. Data sourced from the World Bank for the second quarter of 2020. Learn more.

Total cost of sending
  • £120
  • £300

*Data sourced from the World Bank's Q2 remittance figures.

How to send money to Nigeria

Bank deposit
  • Bank deposit
  • Mobile top-up
  1. Set up a money transfer

    After registering, choose how much to send and enter your recipient's full name, bank name and 10-digit NUBAN.

  2. Pay for the transfer

    Pay by bank transfer or debit/credit card. All card payments are securely encrypted.

  3. Your transfer is on its way

    Delivery in under 30 minutes. Track your transfer in the app and receive email updates.

  1. Set up a transfer

    After registering, choose your recipient's mobile operator and enter their phone number.

  2. Choose amount

    Pay by bank transfer or debit/credit card. All card payments are securely encrypted.

  3. Your transfer is on its way

    Track your transfer in the app and receive email updates.

Make a transfer
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Enter the amount
They get15,000.00
NGN
Enter recipient’s details
Ayo AdebayoBank deposit | GTBank
Pay for the transfer
Pay with
Bank transfer
All done
Transfer completedAyo Adebayo | 80,000.00 NGN
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What is the fastest way to send money to Nigeria?

The fastest way to send money to Nigeria is to make a transfer to a Nigerian bank account with Azimo. You can send money to any major bank in Nigeria.

If you pay by debit/credit card, your money transfer will be delivered in 30 minutes, even at weekends. You can also send money to Nigeria by SWIFT in EUR or USD.
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What is the best way to send money to Nigeria?

The Azimo app is the best way to send money to Nigeria. Currency alerts for the Nigerian naira (NGN) tell you the best time to send money. Email and push notifications tell you when your money transfer will be delivered. Enjoy the best exchange rates, low fees and two fee-free transfers.

Azimo Business

Save up to 90% on business payments to Nigeria

Pay suppliers and staff around the world with Azimo - the cheaper, faster global money transfer service built for your small business.

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  • Customer support in 8 languages – English, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Russian and Italian.
  • Email and chat support, with in-app phone support available to customers in some markets.
  • Support centre – answers to frequently asked questions and much more.

Frequently asked questions

How to send money online to Nigeria?

With Azimo, on average, your money is delivered to Nigeria in 30 minutes or less.
  1. Create an account
  2. Choose Nigeria, pick a delivery method and enter recipient's name.
  3. Choose an amount and pay securely with your debit/credit card or with bank transfer.
  4. Check all transfer details and confirm payment.
No Wahala. We'll deliver the money to any bank in Nigeria with no hidden fees or charges. Make every Naira count for more.

How much are money transfer fees?

The first two Azimo transfers are fee-free and then after that they can be as low as £1, but the exact amount can vary based on:
  • Where you are sending money to and from
  • Which method you send with: online bank transfer or debit/credit card
  • The amount that you want to send
But no matter what, we'll always offer you the lowest rates - in most cases up to 90% lower than other transfer companies and banks! Read our FAQ article to find out more.

How fast is your money delivered to Nigeria?

With Azimo, sending money to any bank in Nigeria is super-fast! On average, We deliver your money in 30 minutes with most of our users receiving the money within an hour. Compare that with the usual bank transfers of 3-5 working days. Plus, we always keep you notified of the entire process as it happens - no more waiting around and wondering where your money is. Click here to find out more.

How to use Azimo?

Using Azimo is super simple and will usually only take a couple of minutes to set up the entire transfer.
You can send money through our webpage or using our high rated app available in App Store and Google Play.
We currently send money from 24 countries – the UK, the Eurozone, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Switzerland – to over 195 countries. This number is growing all the time!

How does Azimo protect your money?

When you send money with Azimo you can be confident your payments are safe and your bank details and other data are protected. We are authorised to issue electronic money, and we use secure technology to protect your account and transfers.

FCA regulated
We are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority as an Electronic Money Institution.

HMRC registered
We are registered with Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs as a Money Transmitter to help prevent money laundering.

3D Secure
We use 3D Secure authentication to give your card payments an extra layer of security.

Fraud detection
Our technology detects and monitors unusual activity to protect you from fraud.

Data protection
We are certified by German TÜV for data protection and IT security.

Encryption
Encrypted communication on our website and apps protects your account against unauthorised access.

Are money transfer apps safe?

    With the Azimo app, your bank details and payment info are 100% secure.
  • No sensitive information is stored - even if your phone is stolen your money is completely safe
  • When downloading the app, it is additionally secured with our certificate, meaning it’s impossible for anyone to switch it with another app and steal your password
  • Also secured with SSL protocol
Read our FAQ to find out more.
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