Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Belgium to Nigeria?

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Summary

The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Belgium and Nigeria.

BelgiumNigeria
Plug TypesED, G
Voltage230V240V
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

Belgium uses Plug Type E.

Your Appliance has Plug Type E

In Nigeria there's more than one socket type in use. You may require more than one adaptor.

Adaptor 1 of 2

Socket Type E
(Belgium)
to Plug Type D
(Nigeria)

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type E
(Belgium)
to Plug Type G
(Nigeria)

Considerations

Voltage

The voltages found in Belgium (230V) and Nigeria (240V) are not exactly the same, but the difference is tolerable, so you should not need a transformer.

Good to know

Frequency of Electrical Current

The frequency found in Belgium and Nigeria is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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