How to Share MTN, Glo, Airtel and 9mobile Data bundle/Plan

Whether you are using MTN, Airtel, 9mobile or Glo, your data can be shared with third party. Some of you might not know it’s very possible to use one data plan with many users, data sharing is very popular among today’s youths because it allows one to share data bundle/plan (MB) with friends & loved ones, wherever they may be on Airtel, Etisalat, Glo and MTN network.

How to Share MTN NG Data Bundle/Plan

You must first register for MTN Data Share by dialing *131*2*1# or send REG to to 131, after that, you will receive a unique security PIN for registration!

  1. Change your security PIN by dialing *131*2*5# or send a message CHANGE with your old pin typed right in front of the word change and your new pin right after the old one to 131, for instance, “CHANGE 8888 9999”, where “8888” is your previous PIN and “9999” is your new Pin for Data share.
  2. Once you’ve successfully changed your pin, add beneficiaries to MTN Data Share Acct by dialing *131*2*3#. You can add upto 5 beneficiaries.
  3. Once you have added beneficiaries, you (the sponsor) will be able to share your available data bundle among the added beneficiaries by sending the keyword Share to 131 or simply dial USSD code *131*2*4#

How to Share Glo Data Bundle/Plan

To share your Glo data plan with your friends and family on Glo network most especially those of you who find it difficult to finish your monthly data bundle, all you have to do is…..

  1. Dial *127*01*recipient GLO number#
  2. To stop sharing dial *127*02*recipient GLO number#


  • To share: dial *127*01*08055555555#
  • To stop sharing: dial *127*02*08055555555#

How to Share Airtel NG Data Bundle/Plan

To share your Airtel NG data with your love ones using Airtel Smart Share services is very simple. You can transfer data in Megabytes and Gigabytes using a simple USSD code.

The Airtel Smart-Share service consists of a bouquet of offerings that allows internet data bundles to be used by more than one customer in any of the following ways:

Me2U: sending a bundle from your currently active bundle

Gifting: buy a bundle for another line

Here’s how to share data on Airtel;

  1. To share MB on Airtel, kindly dial *141*1*5# and then follow the menu prompt to change your pin and share data.
  2. Dial *141#
  3. Select 5 for Data gifting and sharing 
  4. Select Data Gifting or Data Me2U to continue.

Note: Default PIN is 1234

How to Share 9mobile Data on Bundle/Plan

To Share Data on 9mobile simply

  1. dial *229*PIN*Volume of MB*9Mobile Number#. 
E.g, to share 20MB of data, do this… *229*1234*20*08090000001#

To Change data transfer default Pin (0000), kindly dial *247*Old PIN*New PIN#.

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