We have the list of data bundle plans for the four major mobile networks in Nigeria. They are MTN, GLo, 9Mobile(formerly Etisalat) and Airtel.
MTN data Bundle
|Data Plan||SMS Code||Validity||Amount|
|For 30MB||send 104 to 131||1 day||N100|
|For 100MB||send 113 to 131||1 day||N200|
|For 750MB||send 103 to 131||7 days||N500|
|For 1.5GB||Send 106 to 131||1 month||N1,000|
|For 3.5GB||Send 110 to 131||1 month||N2,000|
|For 10GB||Send 116 to 131||1 month||N5,000|
|For 22GB||Send 117 to 131||1 month||N10,000|
|For 50GB||send 118 to 131||2 months||N20,000|
|For 85GB||send 133 to 131||3 months||N50,000|
MTN Data Bundle Purchase – *131#
To buy data for MTN network, simply dial *131# and follow the instructions.
Note: With *131#, you can * Buy data Plans, *Buy xtraValue Bundles, *Buy Goody Bags, *Check Balance,
*Do Roaming and International Offers, *Xtratime/Byte, *Data Gift and Youtube Packs
Airtel Data Subscription/Purchase – *141#
To buy data for Airtel network, simply dial *141# and follow the instructions.
Send Airtel Data To Someone
You can send your existing Airtel data to someone. The Recipient must be using an Airtel network.
Follow the following steps.
1.. Dial *141#
2.. Select Menu 6 – Data Gifting & Sharing
3.. Select Change PIN (If you must create 4 digit PIN if your using this service for the first time.)
Note: If you have already created a PIN, Just move to step 6
4.. Enter old PIN 1234 (1234 is the default PIN)
5.. Enter your new PIN (4 digits)
6. Select Menu 3 – Data Me2U
7.. Select Send Me2U from existing allowance
8.. Enter Recipient Number (i.e the phone number of someone to receive the data)
9.. Enter Data Allowance (MB)
10.. Enter PIN
GLO *777# Data Bundle Subscription
To buy data for GLO network, simply dial *777# and follow the instructions.
Note: With *777#, you are open to these options – * Buy data Plans, *BlackBerry, *Campus Booster,
*Voice Offers, *Voice Data Combo Offers, *Borrow Credit or Data, *Caller Tunes and International Call Offers
Data Share On GLO Network
You can actually share your data bundle with someone. Buy your GLO data and allow someone else outside your station make use of the data bundle with you. The Recipient must be on the same GLO network.
Follow these steps to share data bundle:
- Dial *777#
- Select – 1. Buy Data
- Select – 3 Share Data
- Then select 1. Share
- Enter the Subscriber’s number (That is, the number of the friend to share data with)
You will receive a confirm that you have successfully shared with with a given number
Get more information on GLO website
9Mobile *200# Data Plan
9Mobile (Former Etisalat) customers can buy data plan and opt in for new packages by simply dialling *200#.
This USSD code gives users the option to do the following –
Hot Deal, Access account information, Data, Prepaid, Business, Digital services, Roaming and KwikCash.
Under Data Options, you have – Buy Data, Check Data, SmartPak, DataGifting, DataTransfer, Data Family Plan and Opt-Out Dataplan.
How To Transfer data On 9Mobile
You can transfer Data to a friend on 9Mobile following these steps-
- Dial *200#
- Select Data
- Then select Data Transfer
You will receive the following message
Data Volume transferable is btw
10MB – 50MB Max/day
1. To Transfer Data, enter
1*pin*volume of data*PhoneNo#
Get more information on 9Mobile Website
Learn more about USSD Codes for Banking transactions.