What is SWIFT Code?

SWIFT code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Codes (BIC) and serves as a unique identifier for a bank or financial institution.

These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. On top of that, the code is used to transmit messages between financial institutions and banks.

The SWIFT code can be either 8 or 11 characters long and 8 digits code refers to the primary office. The format of SWIFT Code is as follows;

AAAA BB CC DDD

  • The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
  • The next 2 characters ("BB") specify the country. It use the format of ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
  • The next 2 characters ("CC") specify the location. Letters and digits are allowed. Passive participant will have "1" in the second character
  • The last 3 characters ("DDD") specify the branch. This is an optional. A 'XXX' refer to primary office. Letters and digits are allowed.

Nigeria Bank SWIFT Codes

Nigeria Below are the SWIFT Code for all banks in Nigeria. Click on the SWIFT Code to find out the bank details, address & maps.

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
101UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCIKOM(IKOM BRANCH) UNAFNGLA023
102UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCILORIN(ILORIN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA049
103UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCJOS(JOS BRANCH) UNAFNGLA098
104UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKADUNA(TUDUN WADA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA153
105UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKADUNA(KADUNA SOUTH BRANCH) UNAFNGLA064
106UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKADUNA(KADUNA NORTH BRANCH) UNAFNGLA062
107UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKAFANCHAN(KAFANCHAN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA195
108UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKANO(KANO MAIN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA060
109UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKANO(BAYERO UNIVERSITY BR.) UNAFNGLA066
110UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKANO(AMINU KANO INT'L AIRPORT) UNAFNGLA169
111UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKANO(ADO BAYERO BRANCH) UNAFNGLA224
112UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKANO(KANO WAJE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA137
113UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKANO(KANO SHARADA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA136
114UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKATSINA(KATSINA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA125
115UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKATSINA(DUTSINMA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA154
116UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCKONTAGORA(KONTAGORA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA147
117UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(UBA HOUSE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA204
118UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(FINANCE OPERATIONS (FINOPS)) UNAFNGLA303
119UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(MM INT'L AIRPORT ROAD) UNAFNGLA217
120UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(ALABA INTERNATIONAL MARKET) UNAFNGLA227
121UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(IKEJA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA005
122UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(TREASURY OPERATIONS) UNAFNGLA302
123UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(FALOMO BRANCH) UNAFNGLA012
124UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(MARINA WEST BRANCH) UNAFNGLA150
125UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(AGBARA ESTATE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA138
126UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(IJORA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA007
127UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(LAGOS EAST BRANCH) UNAFNGLA003
128UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(ADEOLA ODEKU BRANCH) UNAFNGLA213
129UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(IGANMU BRANCH) UNAFNGLA011
130UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(TINUBU BRANCH) UNAFNGLA014
131UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(EBUTE METTA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA008
132UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(IDUMAGBO BRANCH) UNAFNGLA009
133UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(SURULERE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA205
134UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(E-BANKING SERVICE DEPT.) UNAFNGLA228
135UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(LAGOS CENTRAL BRANCH) UNAFNGLA002
136UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(IDOWU TAYLOR BRANCH) UNAFNGLA193
137UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(SALARY ADMINISTRATION DEPT.) UNAFNGLA307
138UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(BREADFRUIT BRANCH) UNAFNGLA219
139UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(LAGOS CASH MANAGMENT CENTRE) UNAFNGLA226
140UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(OREGUN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA016
141UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(APAPA WHARF BRANCH) UNAFNGLA004
142UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(LAGOS AREA CLEARING CENTRE) UNAFNGLA301
143UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS UNAFNGLA
144UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(FOREIGN TREASURY OPERATIONS) UNAFNGLA305
145UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(OKE ARIN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA221
146UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(APAPA WAREHOUSE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA026
147UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(ILUPEJU BRANCH) UNAFNGLA006
148UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(UNILAG BRANCH) UNAFNGLA010
149UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(FOREIGN TRADE) UNAFNGLA306
150UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(IKORODU ROAD BRANCH) UNAFNGLA143
151UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(UBA REGISTRARS) UNAFNGLA181
152UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(FOREIGN CURRENCT DOMICILIARY) UNAFNGLA304
153UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(OBALENDE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA130
154UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLAGOS(ALAUSA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA218
155UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCLOKOJA(LOKOJA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA127
156UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCMAIDUGURI(MAIDUGURI MAIN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA067
157UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCMAIDUGURI(BAGA ROAD BRANCH) UNAFNGLA179
158UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCMAKURDI(MAKURDI BRANCH) UNAFNGLA031
159UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCMINNA(MINNA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA099
160UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCMUBI(MUBI BRANCH) UNAFNGLA159
161UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCNEW BUSSA(NEW BUSSA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA050
162UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCNNEWI(NNEWI BRANCH) UNAFNGLA113
163UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCOGBOMOSHO(OGBOMOSHO BRANCH) UNAFNGLA160
164UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCOKENE(AJAOKUTA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA139
165UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCONDO(ONDO BRANCH) UNAFNGLA115
166UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCONITSHA(ONITSHA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA086
167UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCOSHOGBO(OSHOGBO BRANCH) UNAFNGLA022
168UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCOTTA(OTTA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA039
169UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCOWERRI(OWERRI BRANCH) UNAFNGLA087
170UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCOYO(OYO BRANCH) UNAFNGLA206
171UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCPORT HARCOURT(PORT HARCOURT) UNAFNGLA080
172UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCPORT HARCOURT(PH AGGREY RD. BRANCH) UNAFNGLA082
173UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCPORT HARCOURT(BONNY BRANCH) UNAFNGLA220
174UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCPORT HARCOURT(TRANS AMADI BRANCH) UNAFNGLA083
175UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCSAPELE(SAPELE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA046
176UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCSHENDAM(SHENDAM) UNAFNGLA118
177UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCSOKOTO(SOKOTO KRB BRANCH) UNAFNGLA025
178UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCSOKOTO(SOKOTO FODIO RD. BRANCH) UNAFNGLA070
179UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCSOKOTO(GUSAU BRANCH) UNAFNGLA210
180UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCUMUAHIA(UMUAHIA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA141
181UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCUYO(UYO BRANCH) UNAFNGLA024
182UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCWARRI(WARRI BRANCH) UNAFNGLA048
183UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCWARRI(EFFURUN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA034
184UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCYOLA(YOLA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA032
185UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCZARIA(ZARIA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA065
186UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCZARIA(SAMARU BRANCH) UNAFNGLA203
187UNITY BANK PLCLAGOS ICITNGLA
188WEMA BANK PLCKANO WEMANGLA02K
189WEMA BANK PLCLAGOS WEMANGLA
190WEMA BANK PLCTINUBU WEMANGLA02T
191ZENITH BANK PLCABUJA(ABUJA BRANCH) ZEIBNGLA013
192ZENITH BANK PLCLAGOS ZEIBNGLA
193ZENITH BANK PLCLAGOS(ELECTRONIC TRANSACTIONS) ZEIBNGLAWEB
194ZENITH PENSIONS CUSTODIAN LIMITEDLAGOS ZEPCNGL1