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Month: March 2015

MTN Zone stuck at 40k/second? Here’s how to fix it

MTN Zone stuck at 40k/second? Here’s how to fix it

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MTN Zone is the arguably coolest prepaid tariff plan on the network in terms of voice calls. With calls being charged as low as 4 kobo (0.04 naira) per second at off-peak periods, this plan allows you to communicate with your loved ones and business acquaintances without breaking your pocket. Now, there's this tsunami brewing recently which got everyone complaining. Customers were stuck at 40 kobo per second -- the highest call rate on  the plan -- at on-peak and off-peak hours. So, how do you stop this? How do we return the calls to 8 kobo, 12 kobo per second? How To Remove MTN Zone From 40k/second To do this, you'll have to flush your call charges. This is done by changing to another tariff plan and back to MTN Zone. Follow the steps below: Simply dial *406# or text 406 to 131
How to Check Your Data Balance/Status/Expiry on MTN, Glo, Airtel and Etisalat

How to Check Your Data Balance/Status/Expiry on MTN, Glo, Airtel and Etisalat

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Do you ever feel the need to know how much data is remaining in your Internet subscription? Or maybe you'd like to check exactly when your plan will expire? We'll treat all that here. Checking MTN Data status/balance Check MTN Mobile data plan: Text 2 to 131 Check MTB BIS subscription: Text Status to 21600 Check MTN SME Data: Dial *691*7# or text sharebalance to 131 Check MTN Goodybag: Text 403 to 131 Checking Glo Data status/balance Check Glo data plan: Text Info to 127 Check Glo BIS subscription: Text Status to 777 Checking Airtel Data status/balance Check Airtel mobile data: Dial *141*11*0# or *123*10# or dial *141*712*0# Check Airtel BIS: Text Status to 440 or dial *123*9# Checking Etisalat Data status/balance Check Etisalat data balance: Text Bal to 228 or dial ...
Glo Data Bundles – Internet Plans and Activation Codes for Glo Nigeria

Glo Data Bundles – Internet Plans and Activation Codes for Glo Nigeria

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Glo is one of the biggest GSM network service providers in Nigeria. The carrier boasts of one of the fastest data services the country has to offer and we'll be looking at how to activate these data bundles for browsing on your PC, mobile phone or tablet. Glo Data Bundles for PC Plan Price Data Cap Validity period Code SMS to 127 Time of use Always MAX N8,000 8GB 30 days *127*1# ’12′ All day Always MIN N5,000 4GB 30 days *127*2# ’11′ All day Always Day N500 195MB 24 hours *127*3# ’10′ All day G 300 N15,000 12GB 300 hours/3months *127*4# ’21′ All day G 100 N6,000 4GB 100 hours/1month *127*5# ’20′ All Day G work N6,000 4GB 30 days *127*6# ’31′ 8am – 9 pm G leisure N5000 4GB 30 days *127*7# ’30′ 8pm to 9am daily & all day during weekend Mobile Phones  Data Bund
Etisalat Nigeria Internet subscription bundles and codes

Etisalat Nigeria Internet subscription bundles and codes

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Etisalat is one of the four major GSM carriers in Nigeria.  They offer high speed Internet in large varieties of affordable data bundles/packages. Let's take a look at these Internet bundles provided by Etisalat Nigeria. Validity Bundle Price Dial to subscribe Text Keyword to 229 1 Day 10MB 100 *229*3*1# MI1 7 Days 50MB 500 *229*3*4# MI2 30 Days 200MB 1,000 *229*2*1# MB2 30 Days 1GB 2,000 *229*2*2# MB3 30 Days 1.5GB 4,000 *229*2*4# MB4 30 Days 3GB 6,500 *229*2*3# MB5 30 Days *3GB (9PM to 6AM and Weekends) 4,000 *229*3*3# MB7 30 Days 6GB 8,000 *229*2*5# MB6 30 Days 10GB 10,000 *229*4*1# SM1 30 Days 15GB 15,000 *229*4*2# SM2 30 Days 20GB 18,000
Identifying fake/clone and original mobile phones

Identifying fake/clone and original mobile phones

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The globe is awash with the cell phone boom. According to research firm GfK, 1.2 billion smartphones were sold in 2014 and another billion is expected to be shipped in 2015. Amongst all these devices, the majority comprises of the original ones yet fake phones always tend to find their way into unsuspecting buyers' pockets, causing monetary loss and sometimes pose hazard to the lives of the users. Today, we are going to find out how to separate the sheep from the goat. Let's get underway. How to spot and avoid fake phones Trusted sellers: It's always safe to purchase electronics from trusted retailers and where possible, find the consumer store of the affected brand to make your purchase. For example, you'll find MBuild qualityicrosoft and Samsung stores scattered across major citie...
How to transfer airtime/credit with MTN Share & Sell

How to transfer airtime/credit with MTN Share & Sell

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Years ago, MTN Nigeria introduced airtime transfer within customers on the network making them the first carrier to offer such service in Nigeria. Good thing is, you can initiate MTN airtime transfer from any prpaid plan to another and using amounts as low as 50 naira and with a maximum of 5,000 naira. How to transfer airtime with MTN If this is the first time you are transferring credit/airtime with your MTN line. You need to change your default Share & Sell PIN first of all. There are two ways to change your pin, keep in mind that your default pin is 0000. If your desired pin is, say, 1111: Dial *600*0000*1111*1111# Or Text 0000 1111 1111 to 777 After that you can transfer credit (after you must have received the confirmation message). Now, their are two ways to make a tra...
How to apply for YouWin program in Nigeria

How to apply for YouWin program in Nigeria

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YouWin (Youth Enterprise with Innovation in Nigeria) is a youth empowerment initiative introduced by the federal government of Nigeria in order to blossom young entrepreneurs and create job opportunity in the country. Application for the YouWin program is free of charge and "awardees" can get a free grant up to the tune of 10 million naira to kick-start a new business or boost their existing ones. Intending participants are to submit   their real business ideas to the program for screening after which the successful candidates are called upon for interview and eventually paid the free grants. To apply for YouWin, you must have the following: A working e-mail address A business idea or existing business You must be a Nigerian You must be within the 18 to 45 age bracket To st