Send money to Nigeria

Do you have family and friends living in Nigeria who you want to support financially, but you're unsure of the best way to send money to them?

Maybe you left a partner behind when you moved to the UK, have children living in Nigeria or perhaps your grandparents are based there and you want to provide for them, despite the distance between you.


Do you want to give financial support to family and friends living in Nigeria, but are unsure of the best way to send them money?


It can be tough to save money, but once you've gathered enough cash together, we're here to make money transfer easy for you.

In the past, you may have been faced with a multitude of complex-looking forms to fill out before you were able to send money to Nigeria, but we do things differently at Western Union.

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Why Western Union?


To start with, we have more than 145 years experience in helping people transfer money across the globe, meaning we know a thing or two about the best ways to send cash quickly.

We have over 500,000 Agent locations1 around the world, but the way people like to send money has changed over the years and we now offer over-the-phone transfers, as well as online transactions, meaning your money can travel thousands of miles in minutes3, keeping you closely connected with your loved ones, wherever they may be.

Over 5 million people like us on Facebook, showing that people trust what we've got to offer when it comes to sending money overseas.


With Western Union:

  • There aren't any hidden costs for the receiver.
  • Your loved ones can collect their cash from over 5,340 agent locations1 in Nigeria.
  • Online registration is free.

Send money to Nigeria in minutes3


You can visit one of our Agent locations in the UK or put your feet up at home and log on to our website and quickly transfer money and - depending on the time you carry out your transaction - it will be available for your loved ones to pick up in cash from their nearest Western Union site in minutes3.

Long-distance relationships, can be tough, but with quick money transfers, we can help you and your loved ones support each other and stay connected through whatever life throws at you.

We pride ourselves on the fact we talk to our customers on a human level and our friendly, experienced support team are here to help with any queries you may have about our services.


Save for the future


Did you know we can also help you to save for your future?

Show that you care about them and that you haven't forgotten about your roots with Western Union money transfer. We allow you to take control of your finances through our accessible, trusted and fast secure easy-to-use services.

So what are you waiting for? Send money to Nigeria today.


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1) Agent location count valid as of 30 June 2015

2) Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees and foreign exchange rates may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.

3) Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional restrictions may apply. See Send form for details.