How to become Eligible for MTN 4gb for N1000

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It is now possible for everyone using MTN to be eligible for the special data offer by MTN which gives as much as 4GB for just N1000. Read on and discover the trick for you to become eligible even when MTN keeps telling you that you are ineligible.
Most MTN subscribers are aware of the existence of the special data offer by the telecommunication giant (MTN) – “WelcomeBack Data Offer”.

Under this special offer, you can get 250mb of data at just N100 with three days validity. You can also get 1GB at the cost of just N200 with 7 days validity. The last option, under this offer, is 4GB data offer for just N1000 valid for one month. This has been on for a long time now and had given many subscribers cheaper access to internet and online connectivity. But there was one general problem with this offer. The problem with this MTN 4gb for N1000 data offer was with how to become eligible.
This offer, as the name implies, comes with the aim of encouraging MTN subscribers whose line had been inactive for more than 30 days. Owners of such SIM cards only are eligible for this offer which they can enjoy for three months from the date they first activated any of the available options under this special offer. After that, the sim will no longer be eligible for these cheap data options. Those whose lines were active are not allowed to subscribe to these cheap data options. Therefore, this ineligibility prevented many from enjoying this offer from MTN. Be that as it was, SchoolUpdate is here to show you how every MTN subscriber could become eligible irrespective of their SIM status.

You can access this data by dialing *131*65#. If you are eligible, you will receive a response listing the available data options as follows:
250mb for N100 valid for 3 days
1GB for N200 valid for 7 days
4GB for N1000 valid for 30 days.

If you are not eligible, MTN will give you a response as follows, “Sorry! You are not eligible for this offer. Please dial *131*1# to buy MTN Data Bundle. Thank you!” This is always very disappointing and frustrating especially if you do not have adequate funds to purchase the conventional data offers.

Sorry, you're not eligible

Be it as it may, you do not need to panic because we give you a trick to make you eligible.

How to become Elegible for MTN 4GB for N1000

SchoolUpdate just discovered a way of making everyone eligible and decided to share it to her readers. Here are the steps to take to become eligible irrespective of the error message you get from MTN, telling you that you are not eligible.


For 250MB at the cost of N100

Dial *131*65*1# for 250MB at the cost of N100. This is valid for 3 days. You will get a direct response as “You will be charged N100 for the purchase of 250MB Data Bundle. Valid for 3 days.” Then you reply with 1 to proceed and MTN will ask if you would like the WelcomeBack 250MB Data Plan to auto renew on Expiry. You can reply with 1 Yes (Autorenew) or 2 No (One-off Purchase). If you have up to N100 in your credit balance, you will successfully subscriber for the plan. If your balance is not up to that, you will receive a response, “Y’ello! Activation of WelcomeBack 250MB Data Plan failed due to insufficient balance. Dial *904# to recharge from your bank account OR *606# to borrow airtime.” You can recharge and follow the steps again.


For 1GB at the cost of N200

Dial *131*65*2# for 1GB at the cost of N200. This is valid for 7 days. You will get a direct response as “You will be charged N200 for the purchase of 1GB Data Bundle. Valid for 7 days.”

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Then you reply with 1 to proceed and MTN will ask if you would like the WelcomeBack 1GB Data Plan to auto renew on Expiry. You can reply with 1 Yes (Autorenew) or 2 No (One-off Purchase). If you have up to N200 in your credit balance, you will be successfully subscribed for the plan. If your balance is not up to that, you will receive a response, “Y’ello! Activation of WelcomeBack 1GB Data Plan failed due to insufficient balance. Dial *904# to recharge from your bank account OR *606# to borrow airtime.” You can recharge and try again.

How to get MTN 4GB for N1000

Dial 131*65*3# for 4GB at the cost of N1000. This is valid for 30 days. You will get a direct response as “You will be charged N1000 for the purchase of 4GB Data Bundle. Valid for 30 days.” Then you reply with 1 to proceed and MTN will ask if you would like the WelcomeBack 4GB Data Plan to auto renew on Expiry. You can reply with 1 Yes (Autorenew) or 2 No (One-off Purchase).

If you have up to N1000 in your credit balance, you will be successfully subscribed for the plan. If your balance is not up to that, you will receive a response, “Y’ello! Activation of WelcomeBack 4GB Data Plan failed due to insufficient balance. Dial *904# to recharge from your bank account OR *606# to borrow airtime.” You can then recharge and follow the procedures above, depending on which data bundle you would like to buy.

Remember to also check out How to get MTN 1.5GB for N400 and 75MB for N20.

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