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

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Summary

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

MauritiusNigeria
Plug TypesC, GD, G
Voltage230V240V
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

In Mauritius there's more than one plug type in use.

What type of plug does your appliance have?

Your Appliance has Plug Type C

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

Adaptor 1 of 2

Socket Type C
(Mauritius)
to Plug Type D
(Nigeria)

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from 2.55 AUD

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type C
(Mauritius)
to Plug Type G
(Nigeria)

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from 10.34 AUD

Your Appliance has Plug Type G

In Nigeria there's more than one socket type in use.

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type G
(Mauritius)
to Plug Type D
(Nigeria)

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from 7.14 AUD

Nigeria also uses Socket Type G, which is used in Mauritius. If using an appliance that has a Type G Plug in the Type G Sockets of Nigeria, you will not need an adaptor.

Considerations

Voltage

The voltages found in Mauritius (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 Mauritius 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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