234 is the country calling code for Nigeria.
Nigeria is a country on the continent of Africa. The capital city of Nigeria is Abuja.
How to Call Nigeria from the UK
To call a telephone number in Nigeria from the UK:
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Nigeria - 234.
- Dial the number of the person/business, omitting the first zero if there is one.
When calling Nigeria from the UK, please note there is a time difference between Nigeria and the UK.
The time right now in Nigeria is . The date is .
The current time in the UK is . The date is .
The time difference between Nigeria and UK (United Kingdom) is 0 hours.
The currency used in Nigeria is the Nigerian naira (NGN).
The current exchange rates between the Nigerian naira and the British pound (NGN to GBP, GBP to NGN) are:
- 1 Nigerian naira (NGN) = 0.002 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 493.943 NGN
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Nigeria – Facts and Figures
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Nigeria in recent years is:
- 2018 - 195,874,740
- 2017 - 190,873,311
- 2016 - 185,960,289
- 2015 - 181,137,448
- 2014 - 176,404,902
- 2013 - 171,765,769
Useful information about Nigeria
- Two-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2): NG
- Three-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3): NGA
- Region: Africa
- Capital: Abuja
- Area: 923,768 square km
- Language(s): English
- Borders: Benin, Cameroon, Chad, Niger
Map of Nigeria
The location of Nigeria is shown on the map below.