How to Know All Network Number In Nigeria (MTN, Glo, Airtel & 9Mobile)

How to Know All Network Number In Nigeria (MTN, Glo, Airtel & 9Mobile). The multiple sim mobile phones have encouraged people to have more than one SIM card since they would not have to carry so many phones around. Sometimes, they have as much as two or three SIM cards from the same network.

How to Know All Network Number

Network Number In Nigeria is sometimes difficult to know because of the alarming rate at which network operators invents different phone number prefixes.

You recently purchased an MTN, Airtel, Glo or 9Mobile line lets say for a backup device, and as a new customer, you probably can’t seem to have the number in memory and I can understand that not everyone would quickly have the number at the back of their head, hence, finding it difficult to remember your number off the top of your head has brought you to read this post on how to know your Network number. If that somehow defines you, let’s go on.

In this post, we are going to explore the various ways you can get to check and know your phone number with the use of USSD, SMS and more. All you have do is pick which method works best for you or which you prefer more convenient.

Do you know that before the introduction of other prefixes, many Nigerians knew that 0803 and 0806 belongs to MTN, 0802 belongs to Airtel, 0805 belongs to Glo, 0809 belongs to 9Mobile and so on.

So, it will be good to know all the networks number in Nigeria or the phone number prefixes associated with each network in Nigeria.

See Also: How To Check Your Phone Number on MTN, Etisalat, Glo & Airtel

All Network Number In Nigeria

Here are the present prefixes or network number for MTN, GLO, AIRTEL and 9Mobile in Nigeria.

1. MTN Number Code : 0803…, 0703…, 0903…, 0806…, 0706…, 0813…, 0810…, 0814…, 0816…

2. GLO Number Code: 0805…, 0705…, 0905…, 0807…, 0815…, 0811…, 0905…

3. 9Mobile   Number Code: 0809…, 0909…, 0817…, 0818…

4. AIRTEL   Number Code: 0802…, 0902…, 0701…, 0808…, 0708…, 0812…

For more clarification, lets check the table below: 

9mobile Nigeria Number 

Mobile Network Prefixes
9mobile Nigeria 0909
9mobile Nigeria 0908
9mobile Nigeria 0818
9mobile Nigeria 0809
9mobile Nigeria 0817

See Also: How To Reduce Data Consumption | MTN, Airtel, Glo & 9Mobile

Airtel Nigeria Number Code

Mobile Operator Prefixes
Airtel Nigeria 0907
Airtel Nigeria 0708
Airtel Nigeria 0802
Airtel Nigeria 0902
Airtel Nigeria 0812
Airtel Nigeria 0808
Airtel Nigeria 0701

MTN Nigeria Number Code

Mobile Network Prefixes
MTN Nigeria 0803
MTN Nigeria 0816
MTN Nigeria 0903
MTN Nigeria 0810
MTN Nigeria 0806
MTN Nigeria 0703
MTN Nigeria 0706
MTN Nigeria 0813
MTN Nigeria 0814
MTN Nigeria 0906

GLO Nigeria Number Code

Mobile Network Prefixes
GLO Nigeria 0805
GLO Nigeria 0905
GLO Nigera 0807
GLO Nigeria 0811
GLO Nigeria 0705
GLO Nigeria 0815

Visafone Nigeria Number Code

Mobile Operator Prefixes
Visafone Nigeria 0704
Visafone Nigeria 07026
Visafone Nigeria 07025
And that brings us to the end of this article. You must have found one the methods above to be your favorite to checking your MTN, Glo, Airtel and 9Mobile prefix phone number. Hope you loved this post and kindly share if you find it useful.

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  1. Good day, nice work you are doing. I am Caleb Bitiyong Duniya, a software developer in Abuja working on an application which basically does this (identifies network of sim). I am hoping you get your insights on a few things. So we all know new sims keep coming up daily, these particular selection you have now wont be the same we would have in 10 years time, so i would like to know your source and method of knowing this so i can have a way to build an automated one that updates it self whenever there is a need for it, it’s an optimum solution compared to hardcoding this. Thank you for your time and I hope you get back to me on this.

    1. Hey Caleb Bitiyong Duniya, I’m Igbifa Godwin. I’m also working on an app that does this same thing as a side project, I’ll love to connect and work with you in bringing this to reality..

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