MTN Data Gifting: You can now Transfer, Request and Buy Data for a Friend

MTN Data Gift

MTN has just unveiled a new service, the company calls it, MTN Gift Data. With MTN Gift Data service, now you don't longer need to use Wi-Fi Hotspot in order to browse on your multiple smartphone or tablet. It's not even the Wi-Fi Hotspot that has been the issue, but you having to use the connected devices in a close range. Am happy to say to you that this new feature solves that issue!

So what exactly is MTN Gift Data?

MTN Gift Data is a new service that allows you to transfer data from your data balance to your friends, buy data for your friends, request data from your friends, and obviously, allows you to view pending data request from your friends. Woo! This service brings alot to the table. And have I mentioned that it is for all MTN subscribers?

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What are the different options available by which I can you MTN Gift Data service?

Obviously, there are various options available to use MTN Gift Data, you can either dial *131*7#, use the myMTN App, or even use a SMS or dial direct shortcodes.

How Can I Transfer or Share Data on MTN?

It's easy and simple! To transfer Data to a friend from your Data Balance, simply dial *131*Phone number* Data amount# , you can still do it via SMS by texting Transfer Phone numberData amount to 131

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How to Buy Data for a Friend on MTN

You can buy a specific data plan for your friend and you will be charged the Airtime equivalence of that plan. For example, if I buy 20MB (which costs N50) for a friend, I will be charged N50. To buy data for your friend, dial *131*Bundle Activation Code*Beneficiary’s Phone number#

How to Request Data from a Friend on MTN

If it ever gets to time you are data broke and you are desperately in need of data, you can request for data from a friend by simply dialing,  *131*7*3#

How to View My Pending Data Request on MTN

To know the amount of people that has requested data from you, simply dial *131*7*4#

Now, you must be wondering how you can check you the data shared to you. Read on!

How to check the Data Gift shared to me on MTN

Simply dial *131*4# or text 2 to 131 as an SMS On MTN official website they gave answers to some frequently asked questions like;

Will I require a PIN to use the MTN’s Gift Data service?

What amount of data can I transfer at a time?

How many times can I transfer data in a day?

Can data be transferred to me if I am still having sufficient data in my line?

I hope this helps! You can use the comment box if you have any question, and most importantly, don't to share this using the share button below!
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