Glo Yakata: Bonuses, Migration, Tariff and Benefits

Do you know that the Glo yakata data plan is the cheapest and yet most value-added services tariff plan for Glo users? Oh yes, if you didn’t know about that, just know that now.

In this post, you will learn more about the Glo Yakata Data plan, such as; how to migrate/subscribe to Glo Yakata, how to check your data balance, and many other interesting things you ought to know about Glo yakata.

Glo Yakata Data Plan

Also, before I start this conversation, I believe you know that Glo is the only Nigerian-owned telecoms service provider and prides itself as the country’s largest data network that offers the cheapest data plans compared to MTN, Airtel & 9mobile.

About this Glo Yakata

YAKATA is a prepaid plan provided by Globacom Nigeria which aims at rewarding existing and new customers with amazing data and voice benefits every time they recharge their Glo lines. The plan allows customers to satisfy their browsing and talking needs from the same recharge.

As a Glo yakata tariff plan subscriber, you stand a chance of getting up to 6GB FREE data every month for 6 months! and 22 times (22X) more value of your recharge, and this bonus is valid for 7 days.

This means that if you load N100 now as a Glo yakata subscriber, you’ll receive N500 bonus airtime. If you load N200, you’ll receive N1000. if you load N500 you’ll receive N2,500. If you load N1000, you’ll receive N5000 etc. worth of airtime, which you can use to make calls to all networks.

Check the Table Below for a better understanding

Recharge Amount (N) Main Acct All-Net (N) Bonus Acct On-Net Voice Benefit  (N) Bonus Acct All-Net Voice Benefit  (N) Data Benefit (MB) Social Data Benefit* (MB) Data Benefit on 1st recharge of the month (MB)
100 100 300 200 25 25
200 200 600 400 50 50 250
500 500 1,500 1,000 125 125 600
1,000 1,000 3,000 2,000 250 250 1,200
5,000 5,000 15,000 10,000 1,250 1,250 6,000


How to Migrate to Glo Yakata Tariff Plan

All new SIMs are on YAKATA by default. Just ensure that your New SIM is properly registered and you will get YAKATA benefits on every recharge. But, if you are an already existing Glo user, simply dial *230# to subscribe.

How to Your Check Glo Yakata Bonus Balance

If you want to check your yakata balance, then all you have to do is to dial *230*1# and both your call and data bonus will be displayed to you instantly.

Call and Sms Rate for Glo Yakata

As a Glo Yakata subscriber, whenever you are making calls, you will be charged from your voice bonus account first before moving to the main account.

However, you will not be able to make an international call or pay for any added service with the bonus.

So, below is a breakdown of the Glo Yakata rate;

  1. GLO to GLO = 55kobo per second, amounting to N33 per minute
  2. GLO to Other Networks in Nigeria =  70 kobo per second which amounts to N42 per minute
  3. SMS = N4 per message on the main account and N20 per message if charged from the bonus account.

Questions Glo Users Do Ask About Yakata Tariff

Who is eligible for YAKATA?

ANS: All new prepaid customers will get YAKATA once they activate their lines.

What is the bonus validity of YAKATA?

ANS: 7 days from recharge date

How do I use the Data Benefit?

ANS: If your phone is data enabled, you can start browsing as soon as you recharge and receive a confirmation message of your voice and data benefit.

Can my unused bonus be carried over?

ANS: Unused bonus cannot be carried over unless another recharge is made within the 7 days bonus validity period

Can I share my YAKATA bonus with another Glo customer?

ANS: NO, any value in the bonus account is not shareable or transferrable.

What are the Advantages of Glo Yakata

Whether you are a new or current Glo customer recharges any amount, you will receives a massive 2200% reward on the amount you recharge.

For instance, if you recharge 100 Naira, you will have a bonus of 2,200 Naira

What is the procedure for unsubscribing from Glo Yakata?

You must move to another Glo tariff plan to unsubscribe or opt out of the Glo Yakata tariff plan.

Immediately your migration to the new plan is done, your subscription to the Glo Yakata tariff plan will be cancelled.

How do I move to a different Glo Plan?

It is simple. Please dial the code for the whichever package you want to join. You won’t be charged for the very first migration but subsequent migrations in the same month will cost N100 each.

Is it possible to carry over unused Yakata Bonuses after the Validity Days have passed?

Unused bonuses will not be rolled forward until a new recharge is made during the bonus validity duration of 7 days.

You may, therefore, accumulate your Yakata Bonus when each recharge adds to the total airtime balance in your Yakata bonus account, but the maximum usable bonus validity days at any given time remains at seven days.


YES, I believe you’ve learned a lot from this article. What’s your say about this article? Do you have any contribution to make here or you have a question to ask about the Glo Yakata plan? If yes, then your ideas and suggestion are highly welcome. Just drop them in the comment section below and don’t forget to share this post with other people online.

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