Top Banks in Nigeria and Their USSD Codes

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Top Banks in Nigeria and Their USSD Codes.

In this post we intend to show different USSD codes of top banks in Nigeria as it has become one the

most popular and common way to carry out financial transactions. Unstructured supplementary service

data (USSD) are short cords created to by banks to enable their customers carry out several task without

actually getting to the banking hall itself and moreover these codes operates offline, so customers does

not need any internet service to carry out any operation or work with this service codes.

Top Banks in Nigeria and Their USSD CodesBanks in Nigeria and Their USSD Codes

Here we intend to share with you the USSD codes of all the popular banks in Nigeria knowing too well

that one or two persons might be in need of them. We equally try to simplify it to the barest minimum

so that even first time users can understand it.

So here are the rundown of different USSD code of top banks in Nigeria:

See also: List of Highest Paying Banks in Nigeria

Top Banks in Nigeria and Their USSD Codes

Diamond Bank

Transaction Type         Diamond USSD Codes

For y’ello platforms

Balance Enquiry    ———             * 710 * 556 * pin #

Airtime Purchase    ———–        * 710 * 555 * phone number * amount * pin #

Bank to Bank Transfers ————              * 710 * 777 * account number * amount * pin #

For non y’ello platforms

Airtime recharge for self  ———-  * 426 * amount #

Airtime recharge for others  ——– *426 * amount * phone number #

Fund transfer to any bank in Nigeria ———— * 426 * amount * account number #

Balance enquiry ——— * 426 * 00 #

First Bank

Transaction Type         First Bank USSD Codes

Transfer Money ( To any bank in Nigeria ) — * 894 * Amount * Account Number#

Airtime Recharge –for self ———— * 894 * Amount  #

Airtime Recharge –for others————– * 894 * Amount * Phone Number #

Balance Enquiry ————- * 894 * 00 #

Zenith Bank

Transaction Type         Zenith Bank Codes

Transfer money (to any bank in Nigeria) ——- * 966 * amount * account number #

Airtime Recharge for self ——-   * 966 * amount #

Airtime recharge for others —— * 966 * amount * number #

UBA

Transaction Type         UBA USSD Codes

Airtime Recharge for self ——— * 919 * amount #

Airtime recharge for others ——- * 919 * phone number * amount #

Transfer to any bank ——— * 919 * amount * account number #

FCMB

Transaction Type         FCMB USSD Codes

Airtime recharge for self ——– * 329 * amount #

Airtime recharge for others ——– * 329 * amount * phone number #

Transfer of fund to any bank in Nigeria ——— * 329 * amount * account * number #

Balance enquiry ——— * 329 * 00 #

To register ——— * 329 # then follow the on-screen prompt

Union Bank

Transaction Type         Union Bank USSD Codes

Airtime recharge for self ———- * 826 * amount #

Airtime recharge for others ——- * 826 * amount * phone number #

Transfer to union account ——- * 826 * 1 * amount * account number #

Transfer to other banks in Nigeria —— * 826 * 2 * amount * account number #

Ecobank

Transaction Type        Ecobank USSD Codes

Airtime transfer for self and others ——–  * 326 * 1 * amount #

Transfer to any bank in Nigeria ——– * 326 # and follow the on-screen command

Balance enquiry ——– * 326 # then follow the on-screen command

Access Bank

Transaction Type        Access USSD Codes

Data Purchase * 901 * 8 #

Balance Enquiry * 901 * 5 #

Fund Transfer to Access Bank * 901 * 1* Amount * Account Number #

Fund Transfer to Other Banks * 901 * 2 * Amount * Account Number #

Fidelity Bank

Transaction Type        Fidelity Bank USSD Codes

Transfer to any bank in Nigeria ——— * 770 * account number * amount #

Balance enquiry ——— * 770 * 0 #

Pay bills ( phcn or dstv ) ——- * 770 * service code *smart card number * amount #

Block card  ———- * 770 * 911 #

Reset pin  ———- * 770 * 00 #

BVN update ———- * 770 * 00 #

Airtime recharge for others ——– * 770 * phone number * amount #

Airtime recharge for self ——- * 770 * amount #

Sterling Bank

Transaction Type      Sterling Bank USSD Codes

Airtime recharge for self ————- * 822 * amount #

Airtime recharge for others ——— * 822* amount * phone number #

Account opening ———- * 822 * 7 #

Transfer to sterling bank ——- * 822 * 4 * amount * account number #

Transfer to other banks in Nigeria ——- * 822 * 5 * amount * account number #

Balance enquiry ——- * 822 * 6 #

Get your account number ——— * 822 * 8 #

Reset pin ———– * 822 # and follow the on-screen command

Those are the USSD codes for top banks in Nigeria at the moment, further modifications shall be made if

any of the bank decides to change theirs.

NSN Team

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