As never before MTN brought Data gifting to others like family and friends and others, this will help other by subscribing bigger plan from MTN and distribute it to family and friends and others, Below are the list of steps to be done to register and start the data gifting services.
There are two methods of data gifting registration by sending message and by USSD code.
Steps by sending message plan.
- Send the keyword REG to 131 in a message ( you will receive authentication PIN from MTN)
- Send keyword “ GIFT [MSISDN][Data Bundle Code][PIN] to 131 ( for example : GIFT 080337079xx 103 0000) Where GIFT is a keyword for the data gifting services and 080337079xx is a mobile number that you wish to send data gift to and 103 is the code of 150MB Monthly plan and 0000 is your PIN.
Steps by USSD code.
- Dial *131# and send.
- Press 3 and send
- Then you will see the options 1.Register to Gift data and 2.Change PIN 3.Gift daily Bundle 4.Gift weekly bundle 5.Gift Monthly Bundle then choose to Register from then you can start to Gift data to family and friends.