It is possible to share data with friends or family members on MTN, Airtel, Glo, and 9mobile Using USSD code and SMS. Transferring or sharing data is a very easy process you can easily do. So, if you have a friend or family member that needs data, you can easily share yours.
However, you should note that data sharing or gifting can only be done on the same network. For instance, you cannot gift data from your MTN to someone using Airtel. It must be from MTN to MTN, Airtel to Airtel, Glo to Glo and 9mobile to 9mobile.
Having said that much, now let’s proceed to learn how to share or transfer data on MTN, Airtel, Glo, and 9mobile using USSD code and SMS.
How To Transfer Data From MTN To MTN
To transfer Data in Megabyte data (MB) from One MTN sim to another.
Ensure you have Enough Data of at least 10MB.
Type the code *131*2 # – Follow the prompted actions and you are done.
Enter 0000 as your PIN or you can choose to change your PIN.
How To Transfer Data From Airtel To Airtel
To transfer Airtel Data follow the steps below.
For 10MB: dial *141*712*11*recipient number#
For 25MB: dial *141*712*9* recipient number #
For 60MB dial *141*712*4* recipient number #.
Note: There will be a deduction of #100 or 10MB from your account for the data transfer.
You can dial *141*1# and follow the voice prompts to get more information on Airtel data transfer.
How To Transfer Data From 9mobile To 9mobile
To transfer Etisalat Data follow the following steps below
Dial *229*recipient*Amount of MB# (example *229*08099999999*50#)
*229*recipient*Amount Of MB*pin# (example *229*08099999999*50*pin#)
SECURITY PIN= 0000
After doing this, the Data you specified will be transferred to the recipient’s number.
How To Transfer Data From GLO To GLO
To share or transfer Glo Data follow the steps below.
Dial *127*Data Plan Code*receiver’s number# (example *127*53*0805003xxxx#)
from the example above, 53 is the Data Plan Code for Always Micro subscription and is being sent or transferred as a gift to 0805003xxxx
Transferring GLO BIS or Data Plan Via SMS
To do the same via SMS, text “Gift (Data plan name of your choice) (receiver’s Glo number)”
to 127 (example “Gift Always Micro 0805003xxxx”) as text message to 127 will gift an Always Micro
data plan to 0805003xxxx