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Send money to Nigeria in minutes1

Send from your bank in the US to major banks in Nigeria for a $0 fee2!

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Choose how to send money to Nigeria

Sending money to Nigeria from the USA is easy and convenient with Western Union. We offer different ways for you to get money to your loved ones.


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Send money from 41,000 agent locations across the US.

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Payment options

You have options when you transfer money to Nigeria with Western Union. Simply pay with a credit2 or debit card, directly from your bank account, via Apple Pay® or with cash at an agent location. Whatever is easiest for you, we’ve got you covered.

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Your loved ones can pickup cash at more
than 5,000 locations across Nigeria, or have
the money sent directly to a bank account.

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Sending cash to Nigeria with mobile app

Send money to Nigeria with the WU app.

Check Nigerian naira exchange rates* fast.

Quickly complete your money transfer with quick resend and credit card scan.

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Why choose Western Union to
transfer money to Nigeria?

Reliable: Your money will get there when they need it most.

Fast: Send money to Nigeria for cash pickup within minutes1.

Convenient: Money can be sent directly to major bank accounts in Nigeria.

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Estimate the cost of your money transfer to Nigeria

We make it easy and affordable for you to transfer money to an individual in Nigeria. Check out our price estimator to get an idea of our transfer fees, transfer limits and exchange rates.

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1 Date available will be displayed on receipt for international transfers over $15. Service and funds availability depends on certain factors including the Service selected, the selection of delayed delivery options, special terms applicable to each Service, amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, consumer protection issues, identification requirements, delivery restrictions, agent location hours, and differences in time zones (collectively, “Restrictions”).

2 Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. Use a debit card to avoid these fees and charges.