Recently MTN revised their data plans and also introduced new data plans to give you more flexibility and more value for your money.
Some of the newly added plans are the night plans which is suitable for downloading large file.
MTN offer the widest coverage nationwide and one of the best in terms of speed.
Below you will find an up-to-date list of all MTN data plans in Nigeria with their respective prices, subscription codes and validity period.
MTN Data Plans
|Bundle Plan||Price (N)||Validity Period||Activation Code (Text to 131)||Activation Code
MTN Night Plans
|Bundle Plan:||MTN Night Plan (9PM to 6AM)Price: ₦ 2,500|
(can only be used at night from 9PM to 6AM and 24hours on weekends)
(can be used in the day and will be the first to be used up before the main 3GB data)
|Total data allocated:||4.5GB|
|How to subscribe:||Send 102 to 131 or simply dial *102#|
More MTN night plans here.
MTN Goodybag Social
|PLAN||PRICE||ACTIVATION CODE (SMS)|
|Facebook Weekly||N25||Text FBW to 131|
|Facebook Monthly||N60||Text FBM to 131|
|Twitter Weekly||N25||Text TWTW to 131|
|Twitter Monthly||N60||Text TWTM to 131|
|Eskimi Weekly||N25||Text ESKW to 131|
|Eskimi Monthly||N60||Text ESKM to 131|
|2go Weekly||N25||Text 2GOW to 131|
|2go Monthly||N60||Text 2GOM to 131|
|Nimbuzz Weekly||N25||Text NIMW to 131|
|Nimbuzz Monthly||N60||Text NIMM to 131|
|WeChat Weekly||N25||TEXT WCW TO 131|
|WeChat Monthly||N60||TEXT WCM TO 131|
|WhatsApp weekly Bundle. (7days)||N25||TEXT WAW TO 131|
|WhatsApp monthly Bundle. (30days)||N60||TEXT WAM TO 131|
Or dial *662# to select your preferred GoodyBag Bundle.
MTN BlackBerry Bundles
You can now enjoy NON-STOP chatting on BBM with new BBM Data Plans from MTN, starting from as low as N25 daily.
|Plans||Inclusive Data Bundle||Validity||Cost||Keyword to 21600|
|BBM Daily Plan||5MB||1 day||NGN 25||BBMD|
|BBM Weekly Plan||25MB||7days||NGN100||BBMW|
|BBM Monthly Data Plan||100MB||30days||NGN350||BBMM|
BBM can be downloaded on compatible Android, Iphones and Nokia X smartphones.
The BlackBerry Absolute, BlackBerry Complete and BlackBerry 10 Bundles are part of a bouquet of innovative Value Added Services specially designed to enrich the lives of customers.
These BlackBerry packages are targeted at customers who desire flexibility in their BlackBerry usage.
BB Bundles (BBOS)
|BB PLAN||Inclusive Data||VALIDITY||NEW PRICE||SMS Activation To 21600|
|BB COMPLETE PLAN||100MB||Daily||N100||BBCDAY|
|BB ABSOLUTE PLAN||100MB||Daily||N100||BBDAY|
|BB Quarterly||2GB Monthly||Quarterly||N4,000||BBQ|
|BlackBerry 10 Plans||Service Validity||Inclusive Data||Price||SMS Activation
|BB10 MAXI||Monthly||1.5GB||N3,000||Text BBMAXIM||*216*5*3#|
To start enjoying the MTN internet services, you need the right settings on your device. Please follow these simple steps to get ready for an unbeatable internet experience.
Note that in most cases, these settings are pushed to you device automatically, but in case you are having difficulties accessing the net, you can try the following manual configuration below.
Your MTN-branded USB modem or data card has already been configured so you do not have to worry.
- If you’re not using an MTN-branded device, you can request for MTN’s internet browsing settings (also referred to as APN settings or packet data settings on some phones) by typing the wordSETTINGS as an SMS and send to 3888, free of charge.
- The settings will be sent to you by SMS, please save the settings as soon as they are delivered to your phone to avoid deleting them in error.
- If you currently enjoy Internet browsing using your data enabled handset on MTN’s data network, chances are that your handset is already configured to use MTN’s data network. You may however sendSETTINGS to 3888 to be double sure!
For handsets or other devices that need to be configured manually (e.g. iphones, Windows-based handsets etc), you will need to configure the data settings on your handset with the settings information provided below:
WEB settings – for smartphones ( iOS & Android)
- Account Name: MTN WEB
- Port :
- Access point name (APN): gprs.mtnnigeria.net
WAP settings – for WAP/Feature phones
- Account Name: MTN WAP
- IP address (Proxy): 199.212.2
- Port: 9201
- Password: web
- Access point name (APN):gprs.mtnnigeria.net
MTN Data Usage Guide
|1 hour instant messaging||0.25MB- 1MB|
|1 hour of web browsing||1.5MB-25MB|
|Download 100 e-mails||1MB-10MB|
|1 hour on Facebook||2MB- 80MB|
|Download 1 photo||0.05MB-2Mb|
|Download 1 MP3 file||3MB- 8MB|
|1 software download||70MB-800MB|
|1 hour of video streaming ( e.g. YouTube)||250Mb-500MB|
Data Rollover: You can rollover your unused MTN data to the next month subscription. All you have to do is ensure that you auto-renew your data subscription before it expires and your unused data is automatically moved to the next month.
Note that MTN data rollover feature is only applicable to monthly plans.