Published: 21 August 2019
Below are some words and sender names which are blocked by Nigerian network operators. This means that if you include any of these in your message, it will not deliver and your SMS units will be deducted. Please take note.
Blocked Sender Names:
FBI, CIA, Interpol, Interp0l, 1nterp0l, FBI, CIA, Buhari, EFCC, MTN, 180, 181, 121, ETISALAT, 9Mobile, Glo NG, MTNNG, MTNB0NUS, M'T'NNG, M'T'NNG, +MTNNG, M'T'NNG, CBN, 131, NOLLYWOOD, AIRTEL, AIRTEL NG, GL0NG, 18O, M`TNNG, M'TNNG, M'TNNG, GTBank, GTB, GTB Ekenwan, GTB Uselu, GTB, GTB Ekenwa, 777, 4100, MTN Nig, MTN-Nigeria, GTB, FCMB, Zenith, access, bank, prophetic, APC, PDP, INEC, UBA, UBA Bank and any other bank name.
Blocked Message Body:
vote, whatsapp, code, elect, election, congrats, congratulation, wow, sex, promo, fuck, yello, raffle, Globacom, buhari, win, yellow, congrats, congratulations, promotion, promotions, winning, won, wada, Yell0w, survey, surveyor, hurray, facebook, twitter, instagram, yahoo.com, APC, PDP, YDP and any bank-related messages.
SPAM WORDS: (These ones are most times blocked for Spam reasons)
million, lottery, promo, gbp, congrat!, congrat, congratulation!, congratulation, pounds, dollars, euros, euro, raffle, money, won, you have won, you won, win now, winner, winning number, win, winner, winning, survey, surveys, scratch and win, million dollars, prize, n2million, mtn, glo, airtel, etisalat, 9mobile, congratulations promo won call, pr0m0 w0n call, prom0 w0n call, pr0mo w0n call, promo won call, hurray w0n call, hurray won call, won prize call, raffle draw, w0n prize call, pr0m0 prize call, prom0 prize call, pr0mo prize call, Tracking Number, reply @, wow, JAMB, UTME, call.
Please, always mind these words and avoid them in your messages so as to ensure a high success rate of your bulk SMS delivery in Nigeria.