Nigerian Scam Phone Numbers

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.

Mobile Phone

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

+234 70x

The current local time in Lagos (24 hour format) is:

Nigerian Scam Phone Numbers

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.

Fake lottery scam

419 scam

Fake job scam

Dead customer scam

Unpaid contractor scam

Check fraud

Fake electronics store

General scams

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