Thank you for your continued patronage and support. In a bid to serve you better, we have outlined some of the words blacklisted by the NCC and network operators on Bulk SMS platforms across the country.
Please, note that if you include these words in your SENDER ID and MESSAGE BODY, your messages will not be delivered. We apologize for any inconveniences this regulation may cause. Below are some words and sender names which are blocked by Nigerian network operators
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.
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, financial, congrats, congratulation, wow, sex, promo, fuck, diamond, 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.
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.
Please, bear with us on this because it’s being regulated by the network operators themselves.Thank you for choosing HexalSMS!