How To Register For Any Etisalat Data Plan

Etisalat may well be the best network provider in Nigeria? Arguably? Well, that is not why we are here. We are interested in showing you how to register any Etisalat data plan on your phone, tablet or computer. There are 2 methods to this, you either use USSD codes or you send SMS with specific keywords to 229.

You can find a list of all Etisalat data plans and USSD codes as well as SMS keywords below:

S/N Plans Price(=N=) USSD Code SMS to 229
1 Daily 10MB 100 *229*3*1# MI1
2 Weekly 50MB 500 *229*3*4# MI2
3 200MB 1,000 *229*2*1# MB2
4 500MB 2,000 *229*2*2# MB3
5 1.5GB 4,000 *229*2*4# MB4
6 Night & Weekend 4,000 *229*3*3# MB7
7 3GB 6,500 *229*2*3# MB5
8 6GB 8,000 *229*2*5# MB6
9 10GB 10,000 *229*4*1# SM1
10 15GB 15,000 *229*4*2# SM2
11 20GB 18,000 *229*4*3# SM3


All you have to do is pick the data plan that you require from the list above, recharge the airtime equivalent of the price and send the USSD code with your phone dialer or send the SMS keyword for the plan to 229. It’s that simple.

To check your data balance at any time simply dial *228# on your cell phone or modem. Browsing without a data plan on Etisalat attracts a fee of 5 kobo per kilobyte.

This is how to register for any Etisalat data plan. If you have any questions or anything else to add simply leave a comment in the comments section below. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, and we get a commission on purchases made through our links.

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  1. Taiwo 2 years ago

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