In the ever-evolving landscape of telecommunications, staying abreast of changes is paramount. For users of Glo, one of Nigeria’s leading mobile network operators, it’s essential to note the recent modifications in the commonly used USSD codes. This guide offers a detailed look at these changes and their implications.
|📱 USSD Change||Standardisation across Nigerian networks.|
|🔄 New Codes||Glo USSD codes updated for consistency.|
|💰 Recharge Airtime||Dial 311 Voucher PIN # for airtime.|
|🔍 Check Balance||Use *310# to check airtime balance.|
|📞 Borrow Airtime||Borrow airtime with *303#.|
|🔗 Link NIN||SMS “UPDATENIN NIN FirstName LastName” to 109.|
|🚫 DND||Manage DND: 2442.|
|📲 Port Number||Port number using 3232.|
|💡 Stay Updated||Adapt to new codes for a smooth experience.|
Understanding the Shift in Glo USSD Codes
The transition in the Glo USSD codes is a product of a broader move in Nigeria’s telecommunications sector. All mobile network operators in the country are now adopting new USSD codes in line with the Nigerian Communications Commission’s (NCC) decision to standardise these codes across the board. This move is designed to ensure consistency and ease of use for all mobile users in Nigeria.
If, in the past, you’ve found yourself redirected when attempting to purchase a data bundle or recharge your Glo line using the old USSD codes, it’s due to this shift towards uniformity.
The New Glo USSD Codes You Should Know
To make the most of your Glo mobile services, it’s imperative to acquaint yourself with the updated codes. The previous codes have now been replaced, and here are the vital ones every Glo user should be aware of:
- Airtime Recharge on Glo: Dial
*311* Voucher PIN #
- Checking Glo Airtime Balance: Use the code
- Borrowing Airtime on Glo: Simply dial
- Purchasing Data on Glo: The new code is
- Sharing Data on Glo: Dial
*321#to get started.
- Checking Your Glo Data Balance: The updated code is
- Accessing Glo Value-added Services: Use
- Linking NIN to Your Glo Line: SMS “UPDATENIN NIN FirstName LastName” to 109 for this vital service.
Glo USSD Codes That Remain the Same
While many codes have been revised, it’s crucial to remember that some have retained their original function. These unchanged codes include:
- Verification of SIM Registration or NIN-SIM Linkage: The code
996still serves this purpose.
- Managing Do-Not-Disturb (DND) Complaints: The code
2442is your go-to for this.
- Porting Services or Mobile Number Portability: For this service,
For Glo users, staying informed about these Glo USSD codes is essential. With Nigeria’s telecommunication sector leaning towards a more uniform approach, such updates promise to enhance user experience and ensure seamless access to services.
By keeping this guide at hand, you ensure that you’re always prepared to navigate the changes in the world of telecommunications with ease and expertise.