Send Money from Canada to First Bank Nigeria in Nigeria

First Bank Nigeria, Nigeria

First Bank Nigeria (FirstBank) is a Nigerian multinational bank and financial services firm based in Lagos, Nigeria. It is West Africa's premier bank, with its influence woven into the fabric of society. FBNBank operates as a parent company in Nigeria, with subsidiaries in the Republic of Congo, Ghana, The Gambia, Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Senegal. It is organized into four major Strategic Business Units (SBUs): Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Commercial Banking, and Public Sector Banking.

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How to Send Money to First Bank Nigeria in nigeria

It just takes five easy steps to send money to the Nigeria!

  • Create a free Remitbee account. It will provide you with access to a private Remitbee Wallet as well as a secure account in our system.

  • Your email and telephone numbers should be verified. Please provide basic contact details, such as your full name, address, and occupation.

  • Set up your recipient, you’ll need their contact and banking information.

  • Check the exchange rate. Once the exchange rate for CAD to NGN is satisfactory, enter the amount of money you need to send, select your payment method and send your transfer.

  • Use the Remitbee app to track your money and see when it arrives in Nigeria!

What are the benefits of sending directly to First Bank Nigeria?

There are many benefits to sending directly to First Bank Nigeria with Remitbee. Here’s a quick overview!

  • Secure and fast! Avoid lineups at the store or bank.

  • 100% online, send easily using your phone, tablet or laptop.

  • Free transfers over 500$

What is the information you need to complete the transfer?

Here is what you’ll need to complete the transfer through Remitbee. Transfer to First Bank Nigeria with Remitbee.

  • Recipient’s name – exactly as it appears on bank statements. This will prevent delays in your transfer.

  • Recipient Home Address – For identification confirmation.

  • ACH Routing Number – To identify the correct bank.

  • Account Number – This ensures it gets to your recipient’s account.

How Remitbee calculates the CAD to NGN exchange rate

The NGN exchange rate we offer is based on daily market assessments. Paying by bill, Interact or debit card requires a small fee, but using the Remitbee Wallet is free of charge. We are transparent about all fees, and you can see them in the application before you send money to Nigeria.

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How international money transfers work

International Bank transfers are sent using the SWIFT network. Remittance instructions are sent from the sender’s bank to the recipient’s bank and all fees are calculated before the transfer is approved. One of the banks will calculate the exchange rate CAD to NGN, and the money is transferred.

Check our refer and earn program!

Get $20 for every successful referral while the referred person gets $10 towards their first transaction. Use your unique referral code to invite your friends and register with it. Once they send their first transfer of at least C$200 or exchange at least C$1,000, you’ll get C$20 credited to your RemitBee account. There is no limit on the number of referrals you can make so the earning potential is endless! So, keep referring and earning with RemitBee.


Frequently Asked Questions

Yes you can! Use Remitbee to send money around the world.

We offer many different payment options such as Interac e-Transfer, Interac Online, Bill payment, Electronic Funds Transfer or Visa or Mastercard Debit.

Only direct bank account transfers are available for transfers to the Nigeria.

Once your ID has been authenticated on our system, you can transmit up to CAD 9,000 every day, with a total annual limit of 50,000 CAD.

Any transfer of 500 CAD or more is entirely free. The transaction fees for sending less than $500 CAD are mentioned below:

  • Interac Online - $2.99

  • E-transfer – Free

  • Bill Payment – Free

  • Electronic funds Transfer - Free

  • Visa or Mastercard Debit - $2.99+

The CAD to NGN exchange rate is currently 1 CAD for {{NGN}} NGN. This changes daily.

The maximum amount of money you can send in NGN is dependent on your account’s verification level.

The minimal Verification Level 1 allows you to send only 50 CAD daily, and up to 500 CAD monthly.We recommend Verification of Level 2.

It will allow you to send up to 3,000 CAD daily, and up to 25,000 CAD monthly.For users who need to transfer larger amounts of money we also have a good option – Verification Level 3.

It allows you to send 9,000 CAD daily, and up to 50,000 CAD monthly.

We are also working on Verification Level 4 to provide our customers with even higher sending limits. Remember, verification is a one-time process.

Once you have been verified, there is no need to provide any other documents.

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