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Polaris Bank transfer code: To Do All Transactions

Polaris Bank transfer code: To Do All Transactions

Polaris Bank transfer code: To Do All Transactions

Transferring money from your Polaris bank account to other bank is simple.

You do not need data on your phone to use *833#

  • It Saves you time waiting at the bank to check your balance or transfer money to accounts in any Nigerian bank.
  • Works on all types of phones.
  • It’s smart, fast and convenient. You can conduct up to 50,000N transactions per day.

If you have registered with Polaris-Mobile, dial *833# and start making transactions.
However, if you are not registered with PolarisMobile, please follow these steps:

  • Dial *833# from the line registered with Polaris Bank
  • Follow the steps to enter your account number
  • Enter any 4 digit number to use as a PIN
  • Balance is displayed
  • You are now registered in Smart Banking *833#

How to transfer money

Dial *833*amount*account number# from your phone line registered with Polaris Bank (alert line), then follow the onscreen instructions.

  • Dial *833*Amount*Account Number# (Example: *833*1000*1234567890#)
  • Select the bank of the account you want to transfer to
  • Verify the account name
  • Select which of your accounts you want to transfer from
  • Enter your PIN to complete the transaction

See: Stanbic IBTC internet banking

You can also transfer money by following these steps:

Dial *833# and select option 3 (Transfers) or dial *833#
Select the account to be debited
Select the recipient’s bank
Enter the account number you wish to transfer to and click “Submit”
Confirm the account name and enter the amount to be transferred
Enter the 4 digit PIN.

Other Polaris Bank Services include

  • Dial (*833*1#) to Open an account.
  • (*833*6#) to check account Balance.
  • Dial (*833*2#) forBill Payment.
  • Dial (*833*3#) To transfer Funds.
  • Dail (*833*5#) ToUpdate BVN.
  • Dial(*833*7#) To Pay with MasterPass.

How to check balance on Polaris Bank

There is no need to go through the hassles of traffic to visit the branch or stand on queue to check your balance at the ATM. communicate; just Dial *833*6# on your mobile and follow the on-screen instructions.

Note: You will charged a service fee of ₦10.

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How to buy airtime from Polaris bank

To buy recharge card from your Polaris bank account, Dial *833*amount# to buy Airtime for yourself or dial *833*AMOUNT*PHONENUMBER# to buy airtime for others and follow the onscreen instructions to continue the conversation.

You can also buy Airtime by following the steps below:

  • Dial *833#
  • Select option 8 in the menu (Airtime top-up) Click Submit
  • Choose option 2 for a third party number
  • Select the account to be debited
  • Select the receiver network
  • Type in the recipient’s phone number
  • Enter credit amount
  • Enter PIN (must be PolarisMobile PIN for PolarisMobile users).

See: How to convert your MTN, Airtel, Glo Airtime credit to Cash

Polaris bank customer care number

The Polaris bank customer care numbers are: (0700-7652747) 0700-POLARIS
0806 988 0000
01 448 2100
01 270 5850.

For further information, visit the Polaris bank website on: https://www.polarisbanklimited.com/e-banking/digital-channels/833-smart-code/#

Polaris Bank transfer code: To Do All Transactions

How to check bvn number: MTN GLO AIRTEL & 9Mobile

How to check bvn number: MTN GLO AIRTEL & 9Mobile

How to check bvn number: MTN GLO AIRTEL & 9Mobile

Since registering with Bank Verification Number also known as BVN, many people still don’t know how to Check/verify their Bank Verification Number on phone without going to the bank with the use of code. In this post, we will explain in detail how to check your BVN number on phone using the code on MTN, GLO, AIRTEL and 9MOBILE. Verifying your BVN online is very simple if you are using your mobile phone. Except you lost your phone. Follow the process and your number will be updated because you cannot verify your bank verification number online if you do not have access to the number used to capture your BVN during registration.

Code To Check BVN Number on phone: All network

Here are list of codes to check your BVN number on all network:

See: How to print original national ID NIN e-card Online.

How To Check BVN On MTN

If you are using MTN network, from your mobile phone. dial *5650# and your BVN number will appear on your mobile screen within a few seconds.

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How to check BVN on Glo

For Glo customers who want to know their Bank Verification Number, dial *5650# and your BVN number will appear within a few seconds in onscreen prompt.

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How to check BVN number on Airtel

All Airtel users who want to Verify their Bank Verification Number on their phone, have to dial *5650# and wait for a few seconds and your BVN number will be sent to you. You will be charged a sum of ₦20 SMS fee.

See: Code to Get airtel 600% bonus for recharging your SIM.

How to check BVN on 9mobile

See: Code to get 9mobile cheap data subscription.

All 9mobile customers who want to know their online banking verification number should dial *5650# and it will appear. A service Fee ₦20 will also be deducted. It is important that you write down your BVN number so that you will not be charged any time you need check BVN.

Google voice block number: 3 Reason Why You got blocked

Google voice block number: 3 Reason Why You got blocked

Google voice block number: 3 Reason Why You got blocked

In early 2015, Google sold out their license to a subsidiary Company known as Alphabetic Inc. ever since they both started operating as a merger and acquisition, a lot of Google voice number were blocked.

Why is my Google Voice number blocked?

There are several reasons why your Google voice number was blocked, They are explained below in details:

Google voice scam

One of the core reasons your Google voice number was blocked may be as a result of Internet scam, this is because a lot of Google voice numbers out are mostly used to scam people off their valuables without leaving any traces.

This simply means that, whenever Google finds your number engaging in malicious act, or someone/people reports your Google voice number. It is likely to get blocked.

See: Google voice: how send videos to All USA number

Excessive copy and paste

If you are the type of person that do a lot item copy and paste it into your Google voice number to send to people or group of phone numbers you are chatting with via your Google voice number, you will likely get blocked. This is because Google believes that Internet scammers mostly write-down their lying methods/contents in Microsoft word or already got their scamming formats written down in a document format to help them reply faster to their victims.

Google ain’t stupid, they know people that type their messages inside the Google voice app, this people are the ones known as original or legit chats.

See: Google Voice Voicemail: How To Change Voicemail Greeting

By removing the default Google voice voicemail greeting

This is considered as one of the determinants why Google may block your Google voice number. This is because when you have the default Google voice voicemail greeting set as active in your Google voice app, your callers may get suspicious thinking you’re a scammer for using a Google voice number.

Because your callers get a voicemail response at the end of the call telling them that “The Google subscriber you have called is not available, please leave a message after the tone” if your number is out of reach or unavailable.

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Your callers may report your number, and Google may get it booked. Adding your voice as the default Google Voice voicemail greeting makes your Google voice number sound genuine to your callers.

Note:

The above listed are 3 determinants why Google may likely block your Google voice number. but There are other possible factors why Google may likely block your Google voice number that is not feasible to their subscribers.

Google voice block number: 3 Reason Why You got blocked

Google Voice Voicemail: How To Change Voicemail Greeting

Google Voice Voicemail: How To Change Google voice Voicemail Greeting and add your voice

Google Voice Voicemail: How To Change Voicemail Greeting

Before we talk about Google voicemail let’s know what a google voice is;

A Google voice is a service provided by Google to it’s users who lives within the USA and outside the USA provided that you have a working USA number/SIM card as a means of verification.

What is a Google voice voicemail

A Google voice voicemail is the voice or greetings you hear when you try to call Google voice number without any response at the end of the call. It’s the voice message your callers hear, that tells them to drop a voice message for you if you are not available to receive the call or when your phone is beyond reach.

The default Google voice voicemail is always set as “The Google voice subscriber you are calling is not available please leave a message after the tone.

See: Google voice: how send videos to All USA number

You can change the voicemail to serve your callers with your own voice greeting or to tell them to call you back later or even ask them to drop a voicemail message for you, to get back to them.

How to change your Google voice voicemail greetings

To Change your Google voice voicemail greetings from the default to your own voice greeting, follow the steps below:

  • Open your Google voice app
  • The three (3) doted lines at the top left of the app.
  • Locate and click on settings
  • Scroll down and locate the voicemail greeting, click on it
  • It will show you the default greeting as “Google voice default” as seen in the picture below;

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To Change the voicemail greeting to your own voice;

  • Click on record a greeting
  • It will open a new window showing a green microphone encryption.
  • Tap on the green microphone it will start recording.
  • Record your voice and click on the stop sign.
  • click on redo to record record a new voice if you’re not satisfied with the recorded voice.
  • Or click on save if you’re ok with recorded voice
  • You will then need to activate the newly recorded voice mail.

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How to activate a Google voice voicemail

Click on the three (3) doted vertical sign, and set your newly recorded voicemail greeting as default.

Henceforth, any one that called your Google voice number. Will hear the greeting of your newly created voicemail greeting when whenever your number is beyond reach or unavailable.

To get a Google voice number visit the Google voice number website on: https://voice.google.com

How to convert your MTN, Airtel, Glo credit to cash

You can Change/convert your MTN, Airtel, Glo, & 9mobile airtime credit to cash by following this simple steps.

If you’re wondering how that works, yes it’s reality that you can convert all Nigerian mobile network credit to cash.

Can I return excess credit I mistakenly recharge from my bank to get money back

Did you mistakenly recharge your phone with huge amount from your bank and want to convert it to cash? The answer to your question is that, it is impossible to return the mistake done, back to your bank. Banks will not convert the credit card to money. But there are small scale company like ismo airtime to cash LTD. that convert credit/airtime and recharge cards to cash. Read further to learn how to convert your airtime to cash below:

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How can i change my airtime to money

If someone recharge a lot of airtime/credit on your phone, and you don’t want to use the credits for calls or data. You can easily convert it to money by contacting ismo airtime to cash LTD. on WhatsApp. Or on Facebook for airtime to cash conversation.

Be it any amount of airtime credit, ismo airtime to cash LTD. will convert your credit within few minutes and pay you in cash, with just little amount of interest rate. Interesting right.? He has been tested and trusted for years now.

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If you are not comfortable with ismolite airtime to cash LTD. You can reach out to us on our comment section, Facebook page or Twitter handle. We will convert it to you with ismolite airtime to cash LTD. And bear the responsibilities.

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Don’t forget to share this post if you find it helpful to help others people such and friends and family to help them convert their airtime to cash easily, conveniently and securely.

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Guide to change your National ID card info easily 2021

How to change your national ID information, change name, date of birth, address, phone number, parents names.

If you wish to edit or change some data on your National ID Card, this article will guide you step by-step on how to modify errors on your National ID Card. Whilst you can also print your original national ID card online with NIN app.

Thing You Can Edit On Your NIN

The National Identity Card Management Commission (NIMC). allows Nigerians to modify their name, date of birth, address, and other information on their National Identity Card.

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If you made mistakes during your National Identity card registration process, you can correct those mistake.

To have more accurate information through NIMC modifications scheme. There are two (2) categories of the National ID modifications Namely:

Categories of modifications on National ID Card

  • Adults Modifications: This is the modification of data for Nigerians that are 16 years old and above.
  • Minors Modifications: This type of modification of data is for people that are below 16 years.

Note: not all fields in the National ID Card are modifiable. And modification attract charges varies.

Cost Prices To Change Your NIN ID Details

Below is the list and amount prices to edit/change your details on your national ID card.

  • Names (₦500).
  • Addresses (₦500).
  • Date of Birth (₦15,000).
  • Phone Number (₦500).
  • Place of Origin (₦500).
  • Place of Birth (₦500).
  • Father’s and Mother’s information (₦500).

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Non Editable places On Your National ID Card

  • Gender.
  • NIN (National Identity Number).
  • State and LGA of Registration.
  • Registration Centre.
  • Ward and Polling Unit.
  • Tracking Number.
  • Date of Death.
  • Registration Date.
  • ID Card Number.
  • Finger Print.
  • Signature.

Requirements To Edit Your National ID Card Info

To change data on your National ID card, you must meet the following requirements.

  • Original copy of the National Identity Number (NIN) slip issued during registration.
  • Print out of the Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) Number after payment in bank.
  • Application letter for change of data fields that you wish to modify (stating the reasons for modification).

Documents needed To Change National ID Details

  • Change of Name: Sworn Affidavit.
  • Newspaper change of name publication.
  • Marriage Certificate (in cases of marriage).
  • Change of Address: Utility Bill (NEPA Bill).
  • Tenancy Agreement (If you are a tenant).
  • Bank Statement (Statement Of Account from your Bank).
  • Community leader Attestation.
  • Phone number change : Police Report.
  • Change of Level of Education: Certificate obtained.
  • Occupation change: Letter of job offer.

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How to change or edit your National ID Card Data

Follow the steps below to edit your National ID card information;

  • Visit any National ID card enrolment centre with the required documents:
  • Collect data modification form and fill it.
  • Your data modification forms will be cross checked by NIMC Officials.
  • NIMC will input the data on their system and ask you to check if there is an error.
  • Your Biometrics will be captured.
  • Transaction ID Slip will be issued to you as an evidence of the transaction.
  • You go home and return after 2 or 5 working days
  • collect your modified NIN slip

Note.

payment is required before the commencement of modification.

How to make payment

  1. Visit www.remita.net.
  2. Click on ‘Pay Bills‘ icon
  3. WHO DO YOU WANT TO PAY? Enter “National Identity Management Commission” in the box.
  4. NAME OF SERVICE/PURPOSE.
  5. AMOUNT TO PAY (₦) will be automatically set based on your choice of service.
  6. SELECT CURRENCY? It will be automatically set
  7. PAYER’S NAME? Enter your full name in the box.
  8. PAYER PHONE? Enter your phone number.
  9. PAYER EMAIL? Enter your email address
  10. CONFIRM EMAIL? Enter your email address again
  11. Verify you are human by ticking, “I am not a robot” reCAPTCHA checkbox. it might ask you to select image, just do it.
  12. Click on the ‘Submit’ button to ͞proceed to payment.
  13. Print the invoice and take note of your RRR number.
  14. Choose a payment method; ‘Card’ or ‘Bank Branch’.
  15. Proceed to complete your transaction.

See the meaning of 5G, 4G, 3G, 2G & 1G network

What is the meaning of 5G, 4G, 3G 2G and 1G network.

Recently it was a controversies that 5G causes COVID-19 Virus. However, we are not here to debate the matter but to make you understand the full meaning of 5G, 4G, 3G, 2G, and 1G Networks that you probably do didn’t know.


It is important to know the acronyms of these mobile networks, since we use those networks on our smart phone and other electronic gadgets. this post will show you their full meaning.

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Note: G in acronyms of the 5G network simply stands for Generation.

What Is The Acronyms Of 5G May network


5G or 5G network simply means Fifth Generation Networks. It is the fastest cellular network technology ever developed. The main advantage of 5G networks is that they have greater bandwidth, giving higher download speeds of about 1 GB/S, 19 times higher than 4G.

What Does 4G Stands For


4G simply means Fourth Generation wireless networks. Its connection speed is about 10 times faster than 3G networks
The high speed of this technology enables 4G compatible device to connect to the internet like 10 times faster than 3G as stated earlier. It was launched in United Kingdom in the year 2012. its internet speeds can be calculated at to 100 MB/s.

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What is the meaning of 3G


3G is the Third Generation cellular networks. It’s the mobile telecommunications technology upgrade for 2G GPRS networks. Its internet speeds can be calculated at 2 MB/s.


2G is the Second Generation of mobile networks which replaced the 1G network. 2G networks were launched on the GSM standard. These network support internet connection, but its very limited. 2G networks started in Finland in 1990, and later introduced in different parts of the world. It’s internet speed can be calculated at 64 KB/s.
1G while 1G Networkk is the First Generation mobile networks. 1G networks are the analog telecommunications standards launched in the 1980, and later introduced in different parts of the world. This network was introduced before the other networks but its very limited and restricted. It’s internet connection speed is calculated at 24 KB/s.

Get Free USA number for calling, texting & WhatsApp worldwide

How to get USA number for WhatsApp anywhere in the world. USA free number apps for calling and texting.

Getting a USA phone number anywhere in the world for free of charge is not in any way difficult. As a matter of fact, it is somewhat very easy to get any USA state phone number anywhere in the world. There are several apps to get a USA number in Nigeria or anywhere in the world. We are going to be discussing few of secure apps to get free USA number to text and call USA and Canada Numbers for free.

Free USA number apps for texting calling and WhatsApp

Below are free USA number apps which you can use to get any USA states number for free. To call, text and register WhatsApp account anywhere in the world easily.

Google voice.

Textnow.

Textplus.

Nextplus

Texme.

Talkatone.

Textnow

Text-now is one of USA free number US number app where you get a free number online to call and text all USA and Canada numbers for free over Wi-Fi or mobile network. 

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How to get USA number from textnow

To get a free textnow number anywhere in the world is to go to https://textnow.com. and register online, or you can download the the TextNow app on iOS store or Google play store by searching;

TextNow app for Android or apk.

TextNow app for iPhone or iOS.

If you are using the TextNow app to sign up for for USA number, you will need to download a USA VPN app. VPN simply means Virtual Private Network. And connect it to any USA or Canada sever. And signup using your email address for verification purposes. It’s as simple as that. After complete signing up. You can call and text any USA or Canada numbers for free over WiFi and cellular network for free. But you need to connect your VPN server each time you want to make a call or text.

Textplus

Textplus or text+ is yet another free USA calling and text number over the WiFi and cellular network. The same steps is applicable to register and own a USA number anywhere in the world using text plus app. To register or get a USA number with textplus, go to www.textplus.com and download the app, on iOS device or apk app on Google  play store. Sign up and start texting and making calls to USA and Canada Numbers for free. While international calls is charged at 2.2¢ per minute.

Textme

Textme app is another popular USA free number texting app. Textme is versatile from textnow and textplus app, with textme app, you can get two (2) numbers at the same time on 1 app. You can get 2 different USA states number in the same app for calling and texting all USA and Canada numbers for free. But texme numbers may be limited to verify some things online as you will be required to pay to verify some things or messages online. To get a free USA number on Textme app, log on to www.go-textme.me. and download the app for iOS device or apk app for Android device on the Google play store for free. Sign up for free with your email and start enjoying free call and text to all USA and Canada numbers over the WiFi and cellular network anywhere in the world.

Google voice

Simple steps to verify a Google voice anywhere in the world.

Google voice is the best among the rest free calling and texting app to get a US number from. But it’s a bit hard to get a Google voice number anywhere in the world, because it needs a verification, which is done by providing a working USA number during the process of registration. You will need to have a friend or family that leaves in the USA to help you use his/her number for verification. While Google voice number can be used to register a WhatsApp account anywhere in the world. Google voice don’t usually require a VPN server to text and call, once you own a verify Google voice number, you can use it to call all USA and Canada numbers for free over the cellular and WiFi network anytime any day for free.

Google voice: how send videos to All USA number

Sending videos from your Google voice number could be hectic or totally impossible, with this article I will teach you step to step on how to send videos easily from your Google voice number without stress. Let us understand what is Google voice. And how to get a Google voice number before we can discuss on how to send videos with Google voice number.

What is Google voice


Google voice is a service provided by Google to it’s users who lives within the USA and outside the USA provided that you have a working USA number/SIM card as a means of verification.

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How to create a Google voice number


Getting a Google voice number is so simple provided that you have a working USA number to verify either the text message or call verification code. Follow the steps below to create a Google voice number.
Lunch your chrome, Firefox or Safari browser. And visit https://voice.google.com.
A page will pop up asking you if you want to creat or get a number for your business or personal use.

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Select either of the options and proceed, i often choose Google voice for personal use.
If you select for personal use option, you will get an onscreen pop asking you if you are creating your Google voice from an iPhone, Android or Web. Select any of the Device you are using and proceed.
If you want to use Google voice for either iOS or Android, immediately you select iOS or Android it will take you to iOS app store or Android play store to download the Google voice app.
Don’t know to download Google voice app? Download it with the link below.

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Google voice app for iPhone

Go to Google from chrome browser and search for Google voice app for iPhone or iOS, you will get a link directing you to iOS app store to download the Google voice app.

Google voice apk/Android app download

Go to Google from chrome browser and search for Google voice apk or Google voice app for Android you will get a link directing you to series of website to download the Google voice app. Select any of the website and proceed to download, but I will suggest you download from Apkmonk.com or apkmirror.com.

After you download the app on either of the store you will need a Gmail account and a USA working number to verify a code that will be sent for verification.
First you will put in your Gmail email address then it will take you to where you will put in the zip or area code of any state in the USA which you want your number to be.

Don’t know how to get zip/area code?

Just go to Google from your chrome browser and type in any Area or zip code in any state in the USA, for example “Mahanthan New York zip code” and search, it will bring 10001 as mahanthan New York zip code for you.

After getting your preferred Zip code, now input it and continue. It will bring several options of number to select from, select any of the number and proceed.
After selecting the preferred number, the next stage is to verify your Google voice number using a USA or Canada numer. Read How: How to last longer in bed: natural home Viagra.

How to verify a Google voice number

To verify a Google voice number anywhere in the world is to either have a friend that lives in the USA or Canada that you can use his/her number for the verification. This way you will ask your USA or Canada friend to stay close to their phone when you are registering the Google voice, after you get to the stage where the USA friend number is need, put in the USA or Canada number.

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The USA/Canadian number you used for verification will stand as forwarding number where a 6 digits verification code will be sent to the USA/Canada numer of you friend you will ask him/her to copy the code and send to you as in this stage you can’t go further until you put in the verification code.

When that verification is put in you will have your own Google voice number to yourself which you can use to call, send text, GIF, pictures and videos to all USA or Canada numbers for free over WiFi or cellular network. If you don’t have anyone in the USA or Canada to help you verify your number, don’t panic.

All you need to do is to buy a mobile SIM card known as world SIM online or with your countrys Telecom providers.

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How to send video on Google voice

After knowing how to setup your Google voice number anywhere in the world, all you need to do is to link your Google voice to Google Hangouts.

Don’t know to do so? Follow the below steps to link your Google voice number with Hangouts.

  • Go to Google voice app and select settings.
  • Locate Receive message on Hangouts and activate it.
  • Then go to Google Hangouts and login using the same email used during your Google voice number.
  • Then login and select settings.
  • and locate connect Google voice.
  • Click it and turn it on.

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how to send videos on Google voice

  • Go to your phone gallery and locate the video to be sent.
  • Select it and click on share.
  • You will get option to send to email, WhatsApp, Google voice or hangouts.
  • Select Hangouts and locate the number you want to send it to.
  • Then send.

Opay scam : how I was scammed from Opay app even after i stopped using the app

Opay POS scam. Don’t get scammed by some people called opay agent offering POS, most of them are scammers.

Is opay giving POS? Yes Even if you don’t use opay app anymore. but don’t get scammed when they asked you for this details below.

There is a recent scam and attempted scam known as the opay scam, currently going on. Opay being a transportation service that came into Nigeria not more than 3 years ago has brought about scammer and hackers.

How I got scammed from opay App

Yesterday morning a number called me which I don’t have it saved on my phone but because I use number detector app. that shows the name of anyone that calls me even when I don’t have their numbers saved on my phone.

the number showed on my phone as opay port harcourt. Immediately I took the call he greeted me with a cool calm voice by calling my full name and my state of residence. I concur that truly he is from opay office. He speak to me with a nice accent telling me that I once applied for

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opay POS

I said yes, he asked me if I have gotten it. and my response was “NO” he then asked for my Next of kin name when I was applying for the POS, which I told him and he affirmed it was correct. then he went ahead and told me that my application for the opay POS has been pending ever since I applied and now it has been approved that it will be delivered to my address of residence tomorrow. He told me that I will get an opay POS and 1 big opay umbrella to start my own opay POS center if I can’t afford a shop. I said awesome. Then he went ahead and told me that I will be charged with the sum of N1000 for delivery fee, and it will be paid on delivery I said okay.

He then told me i will get a message from their office number which will give me an online Opay OTP to help complete the process. After few minutes I got a code from Opay with an OTP, then he called me immediately and told me to call out the password to him which I did.

Below is a screenshot of the OTP from the Opay app.

Then he monitored my opay wallet and noticed that I don’t have any money in it.

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He later called me back and told me that I have to deposit some certain amount of money into my opay wallet to enable me start a the POS business. That was where i got sceptic and knew it was a scam. Though I play along and asked him. “Sir like how much can I deposit” his response was you need to put as much money as you can to enable you run the business effectively. Then I asked him what is the minimum amount to be deposited? He couldn’t specify. All he was telling me that I should put enough money in my wallet and let him know when I did. I still play along and told him that I currently don’t have money in my bank but I have N50,000 cash at hand that i will just go to their nearest office and make the payment into my opay wallet as seek for more clarity. That was when he told me that no I shouldn’t go to their office that I should rather go to any POS center to make a deposit of the money into my opay wallet and let him know when I did. I just say okay sir. He keeps calling and calling asking me if I have made the deposit I kept telling him soon I will. Then I remembered to check into the opay app and get the

opay customer care number

The official opay customer care number is +23418885040.

I called them and narrated the whole scenario to them, which they told me it wasn’t them that it’s a scam all along. That if I had put money into my opay wallet that it would have henn wiped out by the scammer. Then I asked then how did the scammer knew all my information with opay. That was the question I didn’t get a reply from. I know it was an insider that is using the name of opay to scam people or someone that has work with opay before.

See: why you should be careful when using POS machine.

Is opay a scam?

Opay is not really a scam but this opay number is a scam number 084556667 is a scam number.

Though you have to differentiate between the real opay scam number by reading the article above.

Conclusion; don’t ever share your SIM card details or share your text messages to anyone for any reason. Because no organization will ever ask you for an OTP or any text message, rather they’ll ask you to come to any of their offices for further assistance and information.

Always be vigilant and be security conscious.

NIN mobile app – how to print original national ID e-card

National Identification number NIN app, to print your NIN Slip.

The recent updates about linking National Identification Number NIN with phone number by the Nigerian Communications Commission brought about a fresh set of NIN registration in the country as well as reprinting of the e- NIN using the National Identification Management Commission NIMC mobile application. This article will clarify why and what the NIN/NIMC mobile app was introduced, it uses and other relevant informations.

What is NIN/ National ID card app

A NIN or National ID card app is a mobile application developed by the National Identification Management Commission NIMC to enable national ID card owners to be able to print a an improved version of their NIN slip with QR scan code, national e-ID card and mobile ID app version of the card that is accessible or scannable within the app. Either of the cards are all valid and usable anywhere and anytime.

What can I do with NIN app

The NIN app is used to access the your NIN card online if lost or misplaced, you can use it to retrieve your NIN number using the mobile number used to register your NIN ID.

See: How to link NIN number to your phone number.

How to register for national ID card with the NIN app

There is controversial questions as to if one can use the NIN mobile app to register for a new NIN card? The answer is “NO” you cannot use the NIN mobile app to register for a new national ID card. The app can only be used to access and reprint an existing NIN card slip, improved NIN slip (with QR code), national e-ID and the mobile ID app respectively.

Where to download the NIN app

NIN app for android.

The NIN android app can be downloaded on the google play store as NIMC MWS Mobile ID app for android users. can get or you can get the the NIN app on the NIMC website at www.nimcmobile.app.

NIN app for IPhone or IOS users.

The NIN iPhone app be downloaded on the apple App Store as NIMC-MobileID. for Both iPad and iPod users.

See How to: Check your SIM card registration status with NIN to avoid being blocked.

How to print my NIN slip with the NIN app

To reprint/print your NIN slip card with QR code, you can do so online by visiting www.myportal.nimc.gov.ng. Then you need to have “3” of the following details (1) your NIN number. don’t know your NIN number? Check your NIN Number here. (2) the phone number you used to register your National ID card and (3) good internet connection. Follow the step below to print your NIN slip;

Download the app and lunch it, scroll down to I Need a PIN. As shown in the picture below.

NIN App front page picture

The app will send an SMS message containing a one time password OTP. Input the OTP number and confirm. now you can have access to Show my ID, which allows you to view your NIN ID card that can be printable.

Difference between NIN slip and improved NIN slip

There are no similarities between the NIN slip and the improved NIN slip. The NIN slip is the printed slip given to you at the registration point of your National ID card registration point NIMC. While the improved NIN slip is a slip available on the NIN mobile app that can only be accessible and printed by an individual with NIN user. The improved NIN comes with a QR code known as scannable bar code while the NIN slip comes with just your personal details and passport photographs without a QR code.

Also Read: Own your own home anywhere in Nigeria with Government affordable housing scheme program.

Difference between improved NIN slip and National e – ID card 

There are less similarities between the improved NIN slip and National e-ID card . The improved NIN comes with a QR code known as scannable bar code While the National e-I card comes as any regular ID card with the holder details with a smart chip part like an ATM card that can be used to link to your bank account. But without a QR code code as in the improved NIN Slip. But have a small part that shows your thumb print point.

Similarities between national e – ID card and Mobile ID app

The National e-ID card and the mobile ID app have a lot of similarities as both have the QR codes on it and and the thumbs print place. The only difference is just that the mobile ID app is only accessible on the app known as soft copy version while the National e-ID card can be printed and used as a hardcopy version. but the mobile ID app does not have the smart chip segment like the National e-ID card.

Picture Sample of the improved slip, National e-ID card

The pictures below shows a sample and differences between NIN slip, NIN improved slip, National e-ID card and NIN Mobile ID app.

Original Nation ID card pictures, improved NIN card sample, National e-ID card pictures.

When will the original national ID card be out

There is no specific known date for the original release of the NIN plastic ID  card. As even those that applied during the first application of the national ID card since 2014 have not gotten theirs. But we’re anticipating soon, as the NIMC are working tirelessly to produce the original plastic ID Card to everyone that applied.

Stay tuned!.

How to link NIN number to your phone number online

With the recent directives implemented by the Federal government of Nigeria, in collaboration with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). That is made known to the general public by the Federal Ministry of Information. Gave directives to all Nigerian telecom network providers to block or disconnect all Mobile phone numbers that did not follow due process registering their SIM cards with their National Identification number NIN number, 2 weeks from the date of announcement.

What is the date NCC set to block numbers without NIN

With the directives of NCC starting from 16th December As the announcement date to 30th December 2020. which is the last day all registered SIM card that is not linked with NIN Numbers will be disconnected. However, with the endless efforts carried out by the Nigerian network/telecom providers, some of them have provided an online portal to register or link your phone with your National Identification Number NIN. Still don’t know how to link your NIN Number with your phone number?

How to link/register my number with NIN

You can actually avoid SIM disconnection by NCC by following this simple steps to link or register your phone number with NIN.

How to link your NIN Number with your MTN phone number online, log on to www.mtnonline.com/nin. A page will pop up as shown in the photo below;

Read: Check NCC SIM card registration status with NIN to avoid being blocked.

Or

you can Link your MTN Number with your NIN Number by Dialing *785#.

And follow next onscreen prompt, then provide your 11 digits NIN Number to verify.

What are the documents needed to link MTN number with NIN

You need to type in your details such as your Name, Phone number, National Identification Number NIN, and Email address. Then you can submit afterwards to verify your submission.

If you have lost your National ID card  print out, you can get back your NIN number by Dialing *346# from your MTN, Airtel, Glo or 9mobile numbers and follow the onscreen prompt to get back your NIN number instantly. Or get your NIN number here in minutes.

How to link your NIN Number on Airtel network.

To link your National Identification Number NIN on the airtel number, Dial *121*1#. You will get an onscreen prompt message stating, “press 1 to enter your Government approved NIN Number.” Select option 1, in the next onscreen prompt you will be asked to insert your 11 digits NIN Number. Type in your NIN number to confirm.

Immediately your will get a congratulatory onscreen prompt. And a text message on your phone number; saying Thank you for providing your NIN details 12345678901. SMS confirmation will be sent once your NIN has been validated and updated.

How to link your NIN Number on Glo network.

To link your Glo Number with your NIN number, send an SMS with; “UPDATENIN NIN Number first name and last name to 109. For example [UPDATENIN 12345678901 Joy Raymond] =>109

How to link your NIN Number on 9mobile network.

To link your Glo Number with your NIN number, Dial *200*8# and follow the onscreen prompt to link your NIN. Or visit www.9mobile.com.ng/nin. To verify your NIN status and or link your NIN number on the 9mobile/Etisalat network.

Check NCC SIM card registration status with NIN – how to avoid being blocked *789*1#

NCC to block New SIM cards without NIN Registration directives.

With the recent protocols implemented by the Federal government of Nigeria, in collaboration with the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC). Are to block or disconnect all telecom phone numbers that did not follow the due process registration of their SIM cards with their NIN number, 2 weeks from the date of announcement,  starting from 16 December to 30th December 2020. this article will make you understand what is NCC and what is work of NCC, and it broaden your understanding about the reason why NCC wants to block SIM cards that are not registered with their National Identification Number (NIN) and how to check your if your number is well registered with the NIN protocols.

What is NCC

There is vast questions on what is NCC, what is the meaning of NCC and what is the work of NCC, in simple terms NCC means Nigerian Communications commission.

NCC is a government independent body chargers with the authority and regulation of Nigerian telecommunications industries. the functions off NCC is to help and protect telecom users/SIM card users from unjust practices which may include both unnecessary chargers, deductions, poor/quality communications, tariff plans or packages as well as to ensure that a justifiable protocols are carried and accessed between the telecom industries and the consumers.

What is NIN

The full meaning of NIN is National Identification Number. It’s also called National ID card in Nigerian. The two words may be used interchangeably. NIN is government body operated by May countries to determine/track a citizens address information and other related information of the citizens holding the NIN card.

You can: check your National Identification Number NIN, here.

Why will NCC block my phone number 

The recent protocols of NCC to block people’s mobile number is not but as a regard to to know the details and addresses off all citizens who registered their phone to numbers on their various telecom providers. These is due to the rising or increasing cases of Kidnapping, banditry and insurgents happening in Nigeria. In details; A phone number that is not registered with his/her NIN Number will be prone to track the specific number used to conduct indecent activity. The Federal government Nigeria in collaboration with Nigerian Communications Commission NCC are working hand in hand to help curb the menace of the surge in Banditry, kidnapping and insurgences happening in Nigerian. By asking all citizens who uses mobile phone for calling and SMS to register their Numbers with their NIN Numbers or National ID card to help track any suspicious act conducted with such phone numbers.

How to check if my number is registered with NIN

This simple procedure will teach you how to check if your phone number is well registered with NIN or follow the NCC NIN protocols of SIM Registration. You can check if your SIM is well registered with all Nigeria’s telecom networks such as MTN, Airtel, Glo and 9mobile networks. 

How check your phone number registration status in accordance with NIN directives to avoid being blocked.

The NCC in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Information made a public announcements to the general public that uses mobile phones to register their lines in accordance with NCC protocols with NIN to avoid being blocked/disconnected by registering their phone numbers. To check your phone number registration status, follow the steps below.

To check MTN number NCC or NIN registration status, Dial *789*1# if your phone number is well registered you will get a onscreen prompt stating “Dear subscriber, Thank you for checking your status. Your account information doesn’t’t need to be updated at this time.”

To check Airtel number NCC or NIN registration status, Dial *746#.

How to: Get airtel 300% bonus for recharging your SIM.

To check 9mobile number NCC or NIN registration status, Dial 200 or 746 to call their customer care service and ask for the registration status of your phone number in accordance to NCC protocols.

To check Glo number NCC or NIN registration status, Dial 756 or 3456.

See how: Get Glo cheapest data data bundles.

How to register your phone number with NIN directives

If you suspect your SIM card or phone number is not registered with your National Identification Number NIN, you can go to the nearest mobile network providers office or an accredited network providers agents with your National ID card NIN or NIN Number to update your SIM registration status in accordance to NCC registration directives.

Don’t know to get your National Identification Number NIN? 

Get your NIN number here In just a minute.

Get airtel 300% bonus for recharging your SIM

How Get airtel 300% bonus for recharging your SIM

Airtel mobile network is one of the Nigeria’s telecom companies that allows its subscribers to enjoy both calls and data bundles upon recharging their airtel phone number with a specific amount of airtime/credit.

Sometimes i do ask myself these 2 questions.

Why don’t I get bonus when I recharge my airtel line?

The reason why you don’t get recharge bonus is because you may not be in the right airtel package/tariff plan.

What Airtel package gives bonus for recharging?

There are several airtel packages/tariff plans that gives bonuses upon recharging. With this trick below, you will get 300% call bonus on Airtel smartCONNECT package.

Yes With the airtel smartCONNECT tariff plan you get to enjoy 100% data bonus as well as 300% calling bonus all at the same time. Isn’t that awesome? This article is going to teach you how to get airtel recharge bonus and how to use your airtel bonus efficiently and how to check airtel bonus balance.

Read Also: Code to get Airtel, MTN, Glo, 9mobile night data bundle.

How to get airtel recharge bonus 

With this simple tutorial you will get airtel 300% bonus when you recharge your line, gone are the days when you recharge on you line without getting a dime as bonus compensation for recharging. To get airtel 300% recharge bonus You need to be on Airtel smart CONNECT tariff plan. If you are not on airtel smartCONNECT tariff plan, you don’t need to panic. Just call airtel customer care number on 111 and ask them to migrate your line to Airtel smartCONNECT tariff plan. Or better still, get a new airtel number register it, it’s always on airtel smartCONNECT tariff plan, do not migrate to any tariff plan. you don’t know your current airtel tariff plan? You can check your airtel tariff plan by Dialing *123#.

Read Also: how to transfer data from airtel to airtel.

Now after registering your new airtel SIM, start recharging from N100 to N1,000 you will get 300% calling bonus. The bonus is divided into two segments namely BONUS: Calls (ALL NETWORKS) and Calls (Airtel to Airtel) the former means you can use the bonus to call all Nigerian Networks, while the later means you can only use it bonus to call only airtel numbers.

With this, you just don’t get a bonus for calling only, you will get to enjoy airtel data bonus which last for 24 hours. 

We previously discussed on: how to get airtel double data bundle.

How to check airtel bonus balance 

After you have got airtel bonus and don’t know to check the balance, from your phone Dial *123*1#. You will get an onscreen prompt showing you your all airtel bonuses available on your line. The screenshot below shows a sample Airtel N1000 recharge bonuses.

FAQs about airtel recharge bonus 

Why Airtel don’t give me bonus when i recharge 1000 airtime?

The reason why you don’t get recharge bonus on airtel is because you may not be on the right package/tariff. There are several tariff plan that offers whooping bonus for recharging your airtel line. See list of Airtel packages/tariff plans that gives bonus for recharging below;

What Airtel Package/tariff plan gives bonus for recharging?

The best airtel package that offer great recharge bonus is Airtel smartCONNECT. The airtel smartCONNECT gives you bonus from as low as recharges of N100 – N1,000. But if you want to recharge above N1000 and still enjoy the airtel bonus, you can recharge it in smaller amounts such as N1000 separately and N500 separately. This is because the bonus starts from N100 to N1000, it’s capped at N1000, any recharge above N1000 on smartCONNECT will lose the chances of getting the smartCONNECT bonus.

Why can’t I find my airtel bonus on my line after some days?

You should note that; The airtel recharging bonus don’t last for long, it’s meant to be used between 5 – 7 days when you get them, after which failure to use them within the stipulated day or time given will result to losing them, airtel will wipe them out of your line by if you don’t use them within the 7 days of recharging.

How much bonus do I get when I recharge 1000 on my airtel line?

When you recharge N1000 airtel airtime, you get a whooping amount of N3000. Yes I said N3000 separated as N1,500 to call all Networks and N1,500 to call only airtel Number.

airtel, mtn, glo, 9mobile: night data bundle

Code to subscribe for Airtel, MTN Glo & 9mobile night data bundle.

Night data plan is type of data plan provided by mobile network providers to allow individuals to access the internet at night. Probably in the evening over the weekend. These might plans allows user to surf the internet easily with higher internet speed and at a cheaper rate. This article will teach you how to subscribe to Airtel, MTN, Glo and 9mobile night data plans. And all network night data plan codes and how to activate.

How to subscribe for airtel night plan

To buy airtel night data bundle, you need to first migrate to Airtel smart trybe tariff plan. 

How to migrate to Airtel smart trybe tariff

To migrate to Airtel smart trybe night data plan, Dial*312# then select option “1” to migrate.

You will then get an onscreen prompt message stating;

“You are now on Airtel SmartTRYBE. Make call to ALL NETWORKS in Nigeria at 11k/sec all day; after 1st 50secs at 25k/sec. enjoy special data.

With this SmartTRYBE tariff plan, you just don’t enjoy cheap Night data plan. You get to enjoy calls at a cheaper rate.

Code to buy airtel night data

Airtel night data plan used to be 500MB at N25, but it’s now capped at 250MB at N25. To buy, Dial *312# then select option “3” to confirm purchase. For example; [*312#] [3]. Valid from 12:AM to 5AM. But there’s a trick to enjoy the airtel night browsing for 500MB at N25, to enjoy this. Before midnight of the day you want to subscribe for the night plan, activate the plan at noon or anytime before 12AM and wait till 12AM at night, then browse and exhaust the night data plan you bought during the day, and subscribe for another that same midnight before the elapsed time of 5AM.

Read Also: Code to get airtel double data bundle.

mtn night plan activation code

MTN night data plan is one of the best among all night plans, this is because it allows user to browse for a period of 7 hours starting from 11:PM to 6:AM against airtel that allow you to browse the internet from 12:AM to 5:PM. To subscribe for airtel night data plan, you need to migrate to MTN pulse tariff plan by Dialing *460# then follow the onscreen prompt to migrate. After migrating to MTN pulse, then Dial *406# and select any option of MTN night data plan of your choice or Send NIGHT as SMS to 131 to active MTN night browsing. MTN night data plan gives you 500MB at N50 while 250MB at N25.

how to check mtn night plan data balance

To check MTN Night data bundle, send 2 to 131 as SMS. Then wait for text message and onscreen prompt message of your MTN night data plan balance and balance of all general data balance on the MTN network.

Glo night data subscription code 

To but Glo night data plans, you don’t need to migrate to any specific tariff plan to activate Glo night bundle. With Glo you get great deal of options to select. Ranging from 250MB at N25, 500MB at N50 and 1GB at N100 respectively. To activate, Dial *777# and follow the onscreen prompt to activate. For example; Dial *777# select option 1 for data, then select option 1 again to buy data, select option 1 or 2 to proceed or cancel auto renew, then select option 7 stating Night and weekend. Now select any choice of you Glo midnight data bundles. All for validity period of 6 hours, 12:AM to 5:AM. For easy understanding, Dial [*777#] [1] [1] [1 or 2] [7].

Also See: Glo cheapest data bundle codes.

How to subscribe for 9mobile data plan

9mobile/Etisalat Night data plan starts from the range of 1GB at N200, for a validity period of 6 hours 12:AM – 5:AM. it’s considered as one of the expensive data plan. To buy 9mobile Night data bundle, Dial *229*3*11#. 

Whilst 9mobile Provides other forms of early Evening data plans starting from the early evening of 7:PM to 7:AM. at N1000 for 2GB, and 5GB for N2000.

Read Also: 9mobile best data subscription codes.

How to buy 9mobile 7:PM data bundle 

To buy 9mobile night data bundle at N1000 for 2GB, usable from 7:PM to 7AM. with a validity period of 30 days. To activate, Dial *229*3*12#.

To buy 9mobile night data bundle at 5GB for N2000 usable from 7:PM to 7AM. with a validity period of 30 days. To activate, Dial *229*3*13#.

airtel, mtn, glo, 9mobile: night data bundle codes