Its no more news that MTN and Jumia are into partnership. Which led to most phones being sold by Jumia to be bundled with a free MTN 3GB worth of data from factory.
But this post is mostly channeled to those who bought their devices from jumia on the Jumia mobile week that are still to claim the free 3gb or having problems activating it. You need to hurry as you won't be able to activate the free data again once the calender hits 21st June. The 3gb is not a scam as many are forced to believe after so many trials. Just follow the steps below to get yours asap.
Steps To Activate The MTN Jumia 3gb
Just text FREE to 131, and a confirmation message will be sent to you.
At times it may take upto 24HRS before you get a response or your data activated. That's naija for you. You just have to be patient.
Commonly Asked Questions
Question: Can I use my old SIM Card, activate the promo instead of the one from Jumia?
Answer: Yes, promo is attached to your new Smartphone, not to the SIM. So just text FREE to 131 from your old sim while inside your new device. And it will be activated.
Question: What if I’ve done the above and my free data plan is not activated?
Answer: If after texting as told above, and nothing works. Don't panic; just send your phone IMEI & MTN phone number to service@Jumia.com.ng and you’ll be attended to asap.
Its not just 3GB of data. You also get 6 months free whatsapp, 1 month free Music Plus Apps, 100% bonus on 260MB recharge and above during 12 months. So don't dull ya self.