While applying for something or filling an online application/registration form, it is normal to come across Zip or Postal Code. Most people make the mistake of using 234 as Nigerian Zip/Postal Code whereas, 234 is the International Dialing Code for Nigeria mobile numbers. So what is Zip or Postal Code?
Zip or Postal codes are usually required and used by courier services to easily locate a Post Office or Local Government Area that is nearest to your home, so that your packages can be delivere to you easily.
It is important to get this right especially if you are expecting some parcel from abroad. It may be your Google Adsense PIN/Cheque or while importing from China, or anything at all, your zip/postal code just have to be correct. Getting a zip or postal code is been narrowed from state, cities, down to street. If it’s not, your parcel or package might get lost while in Nigeria.
Well, the question is;
How Do I Find My Nigerian ZIP or Postal Code?
To find your own zip or postal code, you will be using our NIPOST website.
2. Select Urban Postal Code Search for major cities or choose Rural Postal Code Search for villages
3. You will be presented with a field to enter your State, Town, Area and Street Name.
4. Once you’re done with that, click the GET POSTCODE button.
That is all.
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