MTN data plans

4. MTN 4G LTE Data Plans

MTN is the leading mobile telecommunication in Nigeria and was second to kick off the 4G LTE service after NTel. Fully activate last month, now,  let’s have a look at how to activate and subscribe for MTN 4G data plans.

How to activate MTN 4G Sim

To verify if your sim and device to know if it is 4G ready, simply type and send 4G to 131 via SMS. If you get a reply like this…

“Yello! You need to upgrade your SIM card and device to enjoy MTN 4G LTE. ”

…Visit the nearest MTN store or partner retailer to upgrade your old 3G sim card to a 4G LTE Sim.

MTN 4G Internet Bundles

With 4GLTE, you simply use your current data plan and you are charged according to your current plan rates. This simply means your regular data plans works on 2G, 3G and 4G. Click here to check out all MTN data plans.

Find more details on MTN 4G LTE service here.


5. NTel 4G LTE Data Plans

NTel started 4G LTE service in Nigeria, first among all mobile network providers, they have their network available in Lagos, Abuja and PH. Data plans on NTel are unlimited but very expensive. Here are the available NTel data tariffs.

How to collect & activate Sim

Visit the nearest NTel store to collect and activate Sim. See a list of all NTel store nationwide.

Ntel 4G Data Plans

A. Smartphone Lite

  • Subscribe for only N1,500
  • Enjoy high-speed Internet access
  • No data cap
  • Valid for 2 days

B. Smartphone Weekly

  • Subscribe for only N3,750 weekly
  • Enjoy high-speed Internet access
  • No data cap
  • Valid for 7 days

C. Smartphone Monthly

  • Subscribe for only N12,500 monthly
  • Enjoy high-speed Internet access
  • No data cap
  • Valid for 30 days

*Enjoy 3 months unlimited data so long as your plan remains active on all the plans above.

For more details on NTel data plans, kindly check out this link.

In conclusion:

These are the activation and subscription codes of 4G LTE data plans across all Network in Nigeria. After you subscribe to an actual 4G plan, next is to set 4G LTE as your preferred network on your 4G enabled device; Android, iPhone, Windows and Blackberry.

What are your experiences with the 4G data plans like, based on your personal findings, which of the network do you consider the best, fastest and cheapest?