Nigerians have since keyed into the trend and technological advancement of recharging their mobile phones directly from their bank accounts.
The process has been so simplified that no internet connection is even needed for the transaction to go through.
All that is needed is the correct USSD recharge code for your bank, an active sim (registered with your account) in a mobile phone, as well as the appropriate password.
Naija News brings you a compilation of the mobile airtime recharge code for all banks in Nigeria.
Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB)
Simply dial *737*amount# and SEND from the mobile phone number registered with your account. E.g. *737*1000#.
To recharge other/friends/family numbers, dial *737*Amount*Phone No#. E.g. *737*2000*08012345678#.
For Ecobank, recharge your mobile airtime by dialing *326*Amount#. E.g. *326*500#.
To recharge other numbers dial *326# and follow the instructions.
For Diamond Bank customers simply Dial *904*amount#. E.g: To recharge N800 dial *904*800#.
Simply dial *894*amount#. E.g. *894*500#.
For immediate recharge for Fidelity bank holders, dial *770*amount# E.g. *770*500#.
To recharge family or friends number, dial *770*Phone No*Amount#. E.g. *770*08023456789*1000#.
For sterling bank users, you can recharge mobile airtime by just dialing *822*Amount#. E.g. *822*800#.
United Bank for Africa (UBA)
Dial *919*phone number*amount#.
Stanbic IBTC Bank
For Stanbic IBTC Bank account holders, simply dial *909*Amount#. E.g: *909*1500#.
First City Monument Bank (FCMB)
For FCMB customers Simply dial *389*214*amount# E.g: *389*214*800#.
Dial *901*Amount# from your registered phone number E.g: *901*1000#.
Wema bank customers can simply dial *945# and follow the on-screen instructions.
For Unity Bank customers dial *7799*amount#
For Heritage Bank customers, dial *322*030*Amount#. E.g: To Recharge N1,000 simply dial *322*030*1000#.
For Union Bank, the USSD code for Union Bank is *826*amount*phone number#. E.g To recharge your mobile phone with N500 dial *826*500*08012345678#.
Key Stone Bank
For Key Stone Bank customers, dial *322*082*Amount#. E.g: To top up your line with N500 dial *322*082*500#.
For Zenith Bank users, dial *966*Amount*Phone Number#. and send from mobile number associated with your zenith bank account.