The Bank Verification Number commonly called BVN is a biometric identification system implemented by the Central Bank of Nigeria to curb or reduce illegal banking transactions in Nigeria. It is a modern security measure in line with the Central Bank of Nigeria Act 1958 to reduce fraud in the banking system.
The BVN is an 11 digit number that acts as your universal ID in all banks in Nigeria.
Did you know you can now check your bank verification number (BVN) on your mobile phones?
This piece shows you a Simple Method To Check Your Bank Verification Number ( BVN ) With Your Mobile Phone Without Going to The Bank.
Simply dial *565*0# on your mobile phone irrespective of the network
Your BVN number will appear on your phone screen. You can then save it for future purpose.
NB: It will come at a service charge of N20