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HOW TO GET USA NUMBER IN NIGERIA

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Are you living in Nigeria and you want to use a US number? I will be teaching you all the possible and easiest ways on how to get the USA number in Nigeria without having to leave the comfort of your house or paying a dime. It’s no news that people used to pay and are still paying for this service. Before I get started, I want to buttress the fact that this article is by no means intended to help people commit crimes in any capacity.

It is mainly for people with legit businesses that need it for communications with clients in the USA, or to verify their PayPal accounts and also for people that have family members in the USA and want to communicate freely with them at no cost.

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If you belong to any of these categories, please feel free to continue.

The most interesting part of this is that your Nigerian phone number will be linked to the USA number and you can hand out any of both numbers and still receive calls like you’re two different people.

Sounds like magic right?

I know too.

You need to have the following first:

  • A mobile phone.
  • Stable internet connection.
  • VPN.
  • The guidelines in this article.

What is a VPN?

VPN is an acronym for Virtual Private Network.

It encrypts and changes your IP address to your selected IP address or server.

In layman words, it is used to create an illusion that you are in a completely different place, city or country at that moment.

Now I’m sure that some of you are wondering why you need a VPN.

Don’t wonder too much, let me explain.

A VPN is needed because the majority of these apps only work for people in the USA.

And since you’re most definitely not in the USA at this moment, you need to a VPN to do the job for you.

You also need to ensure that you turn it on to avoid any malfunction.

How to Install a VPN

This is for the benefit of those that didn’t know what a VPN was until now.

I will also be guiding you on how to install a VPN, although most apps these days automatically set it up for you.

But here’s a guide in case you need to do it manually.

1. For iOS

  • First, go into your phone settings and select General.
  • Scroll down and click on VPN (your device will show you if you are already connected to a VPN).
  • Then select Add VPN Configuration, and after that, click on Type to choose the security protocol. (Your app will provide the guidelines on what to do).
  • Return to the Add configuration screen, where you will be required to add the VPN’s description, server and also the remote and local ID.
  • Enter your username and password or make use of proxy if you so desire.
  • Click on “Done”, and you will be taken back to the VPN screen. Just turn the status ON, and you are finished.

2. For Android

  • Go to your phone settings, Network& Internet, Advanced, and Then VPN.
  • Or just search for VPN in settings and press ADD.
  • Next, create your profile.
  • Type in the VPN name, Type, and Server address.
  • Hit the save button.
  • You will then be brought back to the VPN screen, where you should now be seeing your VPN name.
  • Click on it, and enter your name and password.
  • Click on Connect.
  • Fill in the name, Type, server address and also your username, and password.
  • Save, and you’re done!

App to change Nigeria number To US Number

Now that you’re done preparing everything you need let us face the bone of contention.

The following are the apps that you can make use of to create your own USA number without having to spend any money or leave your house.

Some of them also guide you on how to get US number for WhatsApp.

1. textPlus

This is one of the apps that will guide you on how to get the USA number in Nigeria.

This app is available for download on both the Apple store and Google Play store.

It is also free to download.

If you see this pop-up “app is not available in your country”, chill.

It is because the app will detect you’re in Nigeria.

You just need to switch on your VPN.

Thank God I told you about it already!

  • Open the app, register with an email, choose your preferred state in the USA and input the area code when asked
  • (The USA area code can easily be found on Google.)
  • When you have successfully registered, your USA phone number will be generated and displayed on your screen.

Do not uninstall the app from your phone or else your new USA phone number will not work anymore.

2. Telos

This particular app is not free.

You will need to part with a little amount of money to generate your USA number, but it’s also worth every penny.

All you need to do is:

  • Download the Telos app for free on either the Apple Store or Google Play Store.
  • Open the app and follow the steps as described in the first app above.
  • There are different available plans in the app, such as weekly, monthly or annually, and you can choose a convenient plan to retain your USA number.

3. TextMe

TextMe is an app that guides you on how to get the USA number in Nigeria.

It is an easy-to-use messaging application that allows you to send unlimited text, voice, pictures, video messages to any mobile phone number in the United States, Canada, and more than 40 other countries in the world, all for free.

Take the following steps:

  • As you already know, turn your VPN on.
  • Download the application to your phone and install it.
  • Click on the Sign-up button at the top-right corner.
  • Enter your name and other requested details.
  • Set up your password and accept the terms and conditions.
  • Finish the sign-up process with your details.
  • Don’t forget to search for the correct area code of your chosen state.

With this app, you can make and receive free calls to and from the United States.

What a fantastic deal! If you need an app just to send and receive text messages, you can make use of the Textnow app.

4. Textnow

Textnow is another app that you can use.

As I stated earlier, the text now the app is used to send and receive text messages to and from the USA even though you are in Nigeria.

However, you will not be able to use it for phone calls.

But if you still want to make use of it, here’s how:

  • Download the Textnow app.
  • You can Sign-up with either your Facebook account or by manually entering your information and your number in Nigeria, whichever one works for you.
  • Don’t forget to input the correct area code and that’s it.

5. Countrycode.org

This is a website created by a company that understands how hard it is for business persons in Nigeria to run a legit and smooth business in the USA without a USA number.

So they have made it easy for you.

Here is how to get the USA number in Nigeria with Countrycode.org;

  • Go to www.countrycode.org.
  • Choose Nigeria and fill in your old number.
  • Then read the dialling instructions.
  • After that, you can choose the free 30-day trial to test it out.
  • If you’re satisfied with the outcome, you can then choose to continue the service.

6. Callcentric.com

Callcentric is another website like Countrycode that helps you.

Here’s how to get your USA Callcentric phone number:

  • Type callcentric.com in your web browser and hit send.
  • Sign up for a free account on the website and click on “Continue” after filling the form.
  • You will need to verify your email address.
  • A confirmation mail will be sent to your email address from Callcentric.
  • You will also need to provide the city and country code after verification.
  • Tick the “I agree to the terms and conditions” box and hit ‘Sign me up’.
  • You can skip the virtual tour and select ‘Go to My CallCentric”.
  • A new screen will show your USA Callcentric phone number in this way “1777**’.
  • Please keep this number because you will need it.
  • Type ikpall.com into a new web browser and hit send.
  • Select SIP as the Type of account and enter the Callcentric number into the space that says “SIP Username’.
  • Choose the area code from the drop-down menu.
  • Make “in.callcentric.com” as the hostname.
  • Enter the same email address and password you used while setting up your account.
  • An email with your new phone number will be sent to you. Please keep it because you are still going to need it.
  • For the new number of working, download and install Express Talk on your computer and make use of the trial version.
  • You do not have to install any of the other optional components.
  • Select default for all options during the installation.
  • Select “Yes, I already have a SIP account” and click “Next”.
  • Fill in the setup details.
  • Finish up and close your tabs.
  • Now your USA number is ready!

7. Groove IP App

Groove IP app is an another app that can helps you.

But you need to be in the USA to get the phone number for free, right?

That’s why you need a VPN.

The phone number is secured and allows you to make secure phone calls to the USA from Nigeria, and also send and receive text messages.

However, there’s a but: If the number isn’t used for 30 days, it will be given out to another person.

Here’s how to make use of the application:

  • Install the application but do not open the app yet unless your VPN is on because it will recognize that you’re in Nigeria.
  • Turn on your VPN.
  • Open the app after installation and Sign-up.
  • Enter your email address and go through the verification process with your number in Nigeria.
  • Once the verification is complete, you can enter your preferred USA Area Code.
  • Choose any Available USA Phone Number once you’re done.
  • Make sure that you make use of the app at least once in a week to keep your new USA number activated to avoid losing it.

8. Vyke App

This is a very easy to use SMS application that allows you to send and receive unlimited USA text messages, voice, pictures, video messages and others to any mobile phone number in the USA and some other countries in the world.

Here’s how to get the USA number in Nigeria with the Vyke App:

  • First, go to your Apple store or Google play store.
  • Search for the app.
  • Download it to your phone.
  • Open up the application and register with your original Nigeria phone number.
  • A confirmation code will be sent to your phone number in Nigeria for you to activate the application.
  • Enter the received text, and the app will automatically be activated.

9. Primo

This application is only available for Android users at the moment.

It provides free virtual USA numbers for you at a few easy clicks.

This is how to get it with the Primo app:

  • Download the application from the Google Play store.
  • Install it on your phone and launch it.
  • Register an account with your details.
  • You will have to provide your old phone number to register too.
  • Hit the submit button.
  • Verify your number, and you are all set to receive your new international USA number.

You can also use this USA number for WhatsApp just like your normal local phone number.

Make use of the WhatsApp’s “call me” option of verification during your verification to receive your code and log in to your WhatsApp.

10. Hushed

Hushed is also one of the many applications used for creating virtual USA phone numbers in Nigeria.

It is available on both the App Store and the Google Play Store.

Follow these steps to see how to get a USA number in Nigeria with the Hushed app;

  • Download the application from either the App Store or the Google Play Store.
  • Sign up on the easy to use interface.
  • You can then go ahead to generate multiple international USA phone numbers for calls and any other purposes you might need them for.
  • And use it to make calls anywhere in the world, especially the USA but you need to credit the new USA phone number first.
  • You can also freely use it for WhatsApp messaging.

11. Voxox

Voxox is an app to change Nigeria number to US number; there is no commitment nor is a SIM card needed.

You can make use of free unlimited phone calls to the USA and also send free text messages and pictures.

The best part is that you can set it up yourself for absolutely no dime at all.

Here is how to get USA number in Nigeria with the Vovox:

  • Download the application from the App Store or Google PlayStore.
  • Install the application and register your account.
  • After registering your account, you can freely create your own free USA phone number at no cost at all.

13. GoHeyWire App

It gives you a USA phone number absolutely for free, and you can use it to text.

The person you are texting does not have to be using the GoHeyWire app.

You can always text them directly to their phone.

Here’s how to get the USA number in Nigeria with the GoHeyWire App:

  • Download the app to your phone from the Apple Store or the Google Play Store.
  • Sign up with your Nigerian phone number.
  • Voila! You will be assigned your new USA number for WhatsApp or other uses.

14. SendHub

This application is for sending messages and bulk SMS.

You can use it to share files and send contacts to others that are in the USA from your phone in Nigeria.

A toll-free USA number is also included.

It also provides call analytics.

If you need an application to do all of these things that I have mentioned, then this application is for you.

All you need to do is:

  • Download this application from your Google Play Store or Apple store.
  • Install the application.
  • Sign up with your details.
  • You will be assigned your free USA number.

This application offers a couple of other features that might only be available only in the paid version.

15. Virtualphone.com

The virtual phone is a website that provides toll-free USA numbers in over 120 countries for receiving international calls from Nigeria and other countries, including the USA.

Each of the numbers from this website comes with really advanced call abilities like voice chats, scheduling of calls, voicemail, SMS, call forwarding, call recording, and you do not have to be in the USA.

But you will have to pay a little token to keep your new USA phone number permanently after the trial period is over.

But during the trial period, you’re free to use USA number and all the advantages that come with it. Here’s how to use it:

  • Go to www.virtualphone.com
  • Follow the instructions on the website.
  • And you’re on your way to using your own USA phone number.

16. TalkU

TalkU is a free application that lets you make free and affordable calls to anyone in over 200 countries, including the USA over Wi-Fi networks without spending any money.

You can save a lot of money from this application.

It provides free USA phone numbers for you with unlimited SMS and phone calls at no roaming costs at all.

It also allows you to record your phone conversations for later and also has free conference calls for a total of 8 people and they don’t have to be in the USA.

Here’s how:

  • Go to your Google Play Store or Apple Store.
  • Download the application to your phone.
  • Follow the easy sign-up instructions.
  • And you can start using your USA number.

17. RingCentral.com

This is a website for businesses that are not in the USA and also need to communicate with workers and clients in different parts of the world.

You can also use it for business analytics.

You only need to:

  • Log on to ringcentral.com
  • You can either make use of the demo option or go through the pricing list to select a convenient price choice.
  • Register with your name, email, business name, business phone number and number of employees.
  • And that’s all you need to do to connect with your clients in the USA.

18. Phoner App

The Phoner app helps to protect your privacy by giving you a second USA phone number or even multiple USA phone numbers for your personal and business use.

It provides free voice calls and SMS locally and also internationally.

You can also get more USA phone numbers without having to pay more or change your device.

You can also use it to receive and make calls to the USA without an internet connection.

Here’s how to make use of this app:

  • Go to the Google Play Store and the App Store.
  • Download and install the application.
  • Follow the easy sign-up steps and get your free USA foreign phone number(s).

19. Nextiva

Wherever your location is or your place of work whether inside or outside the USA, Nextiva will help you to stay in touch with your customers all around the world including the USA with a free foreign number and also make your business bigger.

Here’s how to do it:

  • Go to Nextiva.com
  • Click on Get Started.
  • Choose a business phone system.
  • You can choose to reserve your USA phone numbers or not.

20. Numflix

This application is for immediately creating foreign numbers with just a few clicks.

It is fully studded with special features.

You don’t need more than one sim or even any complicated subscription plan, free Voice calls and text messaging, voicemails and call recordings.

The only disadvantage of this application is that it is only available for iOS devices.

Follow these steps:

  • Go to your App Store.
  • Download the Numflix application.
  • Install the app on your phone.
  • Open the application and follow the easy sign-up steps.
  • And you have your free USA phone number for your business and personal use.

21. Phone.com

This application guides you on how to get a USA number in Nigeria.

Phone.com is a website for businesses and individuals that are not in the USA.

It has a lot of inbuilt features like Voice calls, Text, Fax, video conferencing, etc.

It is not free as it has a free trial period before you can then choose a payment plan that is convenient for you.

  • Go to phone.com and sign up
  • Choose the trial mode and enjoy your free USA number for as long as it lasts.
  • You can then decide to continue with a payment plan or discontinue if you do not need the USA number any longer.

22. Blacktel.io

This is one of the applications that helps you on how to get a USA number in Nigeria.

It is also a website for free virtual USA phone number in Nigeria.

You can use it to make and receive phone calls, send SMS, etc.

You can make your free virtual numbers or buy readymade virtual USA numbers for a small token.

Here’s what you need to do:

  • Log on to the www.blacktel.io website.
  • You do not need to sign up.
  • Fill in the forms and verify your number in Nigeria.
  • And finally, generate your own new USA number.

23. Fresh Caller

This website also helps to solve the question of how to get a USA number in Nigeria.

This website also provides a means of communicating with people around the world from Nigeria.

You can make use of your current number by porting them or explore their database of numbers from over 90 countries, including the USA. Here’s how:

  • Go to your web browser and Type in freshcaller.com then hit send.
  • Sign up on the website and generate your free USA number.
  • You’re good to go!

24. Wabi App

The Wabi App also guides Nigerians on how to get a USA number in Nigeria.

Wabi is an application that helps you to create a free USA number for your WhatsApp business account.

It helps businesses and individuals to protect their privacy and help their international clients to trust them better.

This is how to get the USA number in Nigeria with this app:

  • Download the application from your Google Play Store or AppStore to your phone and install it.
  • After installation, register your account and enter all the needed details including your original local phone number and click submit.
  • After verifying your number, you are ready to get your free USA number.

How to change Nigeria number to USA number on WhatsApp in Nigeria?

I know that this question is also on your mind and like I told you, I am here to provide answers for you.

And the answer is definitely!

This is possible to achieve with a few easy steps.”

  • Download the WhatsApp messenger app.
  • Register and verify with your original number.
  • Go to settings.
  • Click on Account.
  • Select Change number.
  • Enter your new USA number.
  • Click on verify and continue.

All your contacts will be notified of your change of number, and they can also reach you easily through your new USA number.

I sincerely hope that you will find these tricks on how to get USA number in Nigeria very useful for you in getting your own virtual USA phone numbers without spending a lot of money or having to pay anyone for the knowledge.

You can also be your brother’s keeper and share these tricks with your friends.

It is also recommended that you do not use any of these numbers for illicit purposes to avoid getting in trouble.

Do try them out and communicate with us on how useful they are for you.

Published by Gbemisola

Gbemisola is an enthusiastic freelance writer. She has written hundreds of articles ranging from business and technical articles to affiliate articles. She’s also a digital marketer with experience in social media marketing, advertising and search engine optimization. Her aim is to see your business come to limelight through content creation and advertisement.