A lot of
scams are based in Nigeria so people are curious if the numbers they have
been given are Nigerian scam phone numbers. These numbers could have been
given to potential victims in the romance scams,
419 scams or just about any other scam.
The Nigerian scam phone numbers can be landline or mobile phones.
The landline in Nigeria would be your country code followed by the numbers 234.
The Nigerian mobile phone prefixes (GSM) are:
Econet Wireless Nigeria Ltd: +234 802
MTN Nigeria Communications Ltd: +234 803
Nigerian Telecommunications Ltd: +234 804
Globacom: +234 805
The Nigerian scam phone numbers and details of the person(s)/businesses associated with them are included in the categories below. Numbers change over time and get recycled through different scams, as well as some of the mobile numbers being disposable numbers.