MTN SME Data Reseller: How to Start The Business Profitably


MTN SME data program, no doubt has benefited many individuals by providing them with the platform to become their own boss and smile to their bank accounts on a monthly if not daily basis.

MTN data reselling is now on almost every forum in the country, lately a lot of people including myself, has enlisted and joined the trending MTN SME data program. Ever wondered how they get the data? MTN actually rolled out the opportunity few months ago.

Officially MTN SME data program is meant for business owners so they get full control on data distribution to there staff member which also includes a significant discount on the more data you purchase the better discount you get.

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Many now tapped into MTN SME Data Share, thereby opening new opportunities for user’s with intentions of making money reselling data by simply subscribing any of the flexible data plan and redistributing to potential buyers, friends and family.

Step 1: How To Instantly Join The MTN SME Data Share Program

As earlier noted, everyone is eligible to join the SME program. To join, simply Migrate to MTN SME Plus Tariff using either of the two methods below:

  • Subscription Code For MTN SME Data Share Via Sms : Send 460 To 131 OR
  • USSD Subscription Code For MTN SME Data Share Via USSD: Dial *460#

STEP 2: Select The Plan You Want To Subscribe

IMPORTANT: All plan are valid for only 30days

Amount : 10, 000Naira
validity : 30days
10 GIG SME SMS Subscription Code :  465 to 131
USSD Subscription Code *461# and follow the instruction

Amount : 18, 000Naira
validity : 30days
20GIG SME SMS Subscription Code :  466 to 131
USSD Subscription Code *461# and follow the instruction

Amount : 40,000Naira
validity : 30days
50GIG SME SMS Subscription Code :  467 to 131
USSD Subscription Code *461# and follow the instruction

Amount : 52,500Naira
validity : 30days
75GIG SME SMS Subscription Code :  468 to 131
USSD Subscription Code *461# and follow the instruction

After subscribing to either of the SME plans described above, the next thing is distributing. You are allowed to distribute only in the normal subscription pattern of at least 1GIG or more, as many times as you wish to prospecting customers.

How To Transfer / Distribute MTN SME Data Share Plan

Send Text Only In This Format :

SMESHARE <Beneficiary Phone Number> <Datasize> <Pin>

Example : SMESHARE 08132467890 750 1256

Notice that there is a single space in between each entry,  just like we do when we want to transfer airtime.


1. To check your remaining balance at any time, simply send DATABALANCE in an SMS to 131
2. beneficiaries can check their data balance, you should tell them to dial the code4617#
3. you can use your already existing MTN PIN to share data
4. Based on those standard data sizes that you share to your clients/beneficiaries, you have to determine the prices yourself in which you want to offer the shared data and also the means in which you would love to receive payment.
5. The higher the data bundle plan you go for, the better your profits will turn out to be after selling it.
6. Any of SME data bundles that you purchased as a reseller is valid for 30 days
7. you can always top up your SME bundles at any given time, regardless of any unfinished data, and whenever you do so, your validity period is extended by another 30 days
8. your beneficiaries validity period always start counting from the very last time the reseller subscribed to a new data plan after sending.
9. As a reseller if you want to send data in excess of 1GB, you will have to share it twice, thrice and so on

ALL DATA PACKAGE WORK  ACROSS All DEVICES, Android, iPhone, Pc and others.

Start Your MTN SME Data Sharing Business today!!!


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