Anniversary day of all networks in Nigeria

Do you want to know an anniversary date of all networks in Nigeria so that you can use free data and airtime and other network promo in that day? If yes, then I will step by step in this article show everything with you about anniversary date of your network provider as a Nigerian.

Or are you looking for the way that you can have an opportunity to cheat or get a gift from your network provider?

An anniversary date of all network providers or operators in Nigeria is a date which is remembered or celebrated because that day is the date they started providing network services to their subscribers.

Even individual celebrate his/her birthday or celebrate his/her marriage anniversary by giving anything he/she likes or has to the people around him/her. As a founding-day of a company, it can gift its customers with the services it offers or products it produces or sells.

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All network operator companies in Nigeria have always been in competition to provide their customers the best service. Earlier of this year, MTN surprised its customers with free data up to 200MB for celebrating its anniversary as well as Glo.

Airtel has also stepped forward to offer its customers 250MB and free SMS pack.

Now, let’s start to discuss with you anniversary date of all four (4) networks in Nigeria for this year.

Anniversary date of all network operators in Nigeria for 2021

Every year, all networks in Nigeria celebrate their founding or launch anniversary with their customers by giving them free data bundles, airtime and SMS pack to browse, call their friends and send text messages to any network respectively.

If you have a sim card that is issued by the Nigerian network provider (Glo Nigeria, Airtel Nigeria, MTN Nigeria or 9mobile Nigeria), then it is very important to know the anniversary date of your network provider in order to be among the people who are going to benefit any gift that would be given on the anniversary day.

Below are the discussions of anniversary date of all four (4) networks in Nigeria (Glo, Airtel, MTN and 9mobile) for 2021:

1. Glo anniversary 2021

Date of Glo Nigeria anniversary celebration

Glo Nigeria, globally known as Globacom, will give its customers free airtime and data bundle to celebrate its 18th anniversary for 2021.

Glo Nigeria has currently got 50 million plus subscribers on its network.

Prepaid customers will receive a gift of N200 airtime comprising 6 minutes of talk time, which they can use for calls to other Glo customers and 200MB data bundle for browsing, downloading and uploading as how as they like.

“Since Glo start providing network services for Nigerians in 2003, they have set a bold vision to build Africa’s biggest and best telecommunications network.

According to the remark of Globacom in their statement, they said that it has been their delight to fulfil this vision and consistently deliver innovative and quality telecoms solutions to enable their subscribers to achieve their aspirations.

“As we have in 2021 marked the 18th years of operation, we wish to appreciate the support of all our customers and stakeholders, including the government and regulators, for their continued faith in our business to significantly contribute to the sustainable development of the country”, Glo further stated.

The Glo special anniversary celebratory gift will be given to all customers on the network who have recharged from N200 and above in the last 30 days.

Any time Glo has given you their anniversary offer, you will receive through an SMS notification and will also be notified of its expiry through the same channel after a 24 hour validity period.

“The free airtime and data to our esteemed subscribers is a token of appreciation of their patronage and support in building a proudly Nigerian company with a world class outlook”, Glo Nigeria proudly concluded. 

Globacom became a game changer in the telecom sector when it launched Nigeria’s first Per Second Billing system, thus ensuring massive telephone penetration in Nigeria. This earned it praises from the International Telecommunication Union, an agency of the United Nations, commending it for playing a critical role in revolutionizing Nigeria’s telecommunications industry.

The brand equally established itself as the innovator in the industry with the introduction of 3G Plus technology. Making it the second time the company pioneered the latest transmission network in Nigeria, having introduced the 2.5G technology at its launch in 2003 while other operators were running on the 2G platform.

More recently, it was the first operator to launch a nationwide 4G-LTE coverage in Nigeria, and has successfully done a test-run of its pilot 5G technology in readiness for the ‘Big Data’ and IoT deployment.

Read this also: how you can transfer airtime from Glo to Glo (step by step).

Glo Nigeria anniversary date 2021?

One of the best telecommunication companies in Nigeria, Glo, is gifting its customers free call minutes and data to commemorate its 18th anniversary on Sunday August 29, 2021.

Each one of the Glo customers will get Glo anniversary 2021 offer on different days from 27th to 29th of August with 3 different times of delivery.

Every customer has a specific date that offer will be given to them and they are in batches of 12 midnight, 6a.m and 12 noon.

2. Airtel anniversary gift

Airtel anniversary celebration

Airtel is celebrating its anniversary by giving its customers 20 free SMS pack and a free 250MB of data bundle. In this today’s article, I will be explaining to you how you can enjoy Airtel anniversary gift for 2021.

Over the past decades, Airtel Nigeria has expanded its network footprint enabling millions of people to access telecom services and taken the lead in the rollout of robust 4G networks, helping to drive digitalization.

The introduction of wireless home broad band has further helped the service of customers’ evolving needs.

Airtel Africa’s mobile money services provide customers with exclusive assured float and a growing number of strategic partnerships that enables cross-border money transfers.

Airtel Africa has also launched a virtual card, further boosting financial inclusion.

Reflecting on the past 10 years, Raghunath Mandava, CEO, Airtel Africa, said: “Our vision is to enrich the lives of our customers. I want to take this opportunity to thank all our colleagues, partners, suppliers and distributors for their support as we have worked together to deliver on our purpose. In these challenging times, the Airtel Africa team along with our partners are working hard toprovide our customers with reliable voice, data and mobile money services.”

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Airtel anniversary date for 2021?

Anniversary date of Airtel Nigeria is 18th September of every year. It usually gifts it qualified customers data bundles and airtime while their offers can last up to three weeks, i.e, from 18th to 7th September in every year.

To opt in for Airtel anniversary gift for 2021, simply follow the instructions or guides below:

  • Dial *141*1#
  • Then select the first option (anniversary gift)
  • You will receive 250MB (MegaBytes) and 20 SMS to be used on Sunday only.

Airtel Nigeria is a leading provider of telecommunications and mobile money services in 14 countries across sub-Saharan Africa. Now, its 10-year anniversary is this month.

Over the past decade, Airtel Africa has supported social transformation across the continent by enabling millions of people to access data services and be part of the financial system.

Bharti Airtel established its presence in Africa when it acquired Zain Telecom’s Africa operations in June 2010.

The company has achieved significant growth, reaching more than 110 million customers, bridging the digital divide and increasing financial inclusion.

The anniversary follows another recent milestone for Airtel Africa, when the company was listed on the London and Nigerian stock exchanges.

Most importantly, being a good telecommunication company of Airtel Africa, it is now listed on the London and Nigerian stock exchanges.

3. MTN anniversary promo (free data)

MTN 20th anniversary celebration

MTN started their provision of network for Nigeria on 8th August 2001 and since they started, they have steadily deployed their amazing services to every Nigerian.

Do you want to know the anniversary date of all networks in Nigeria including MTN network? If yes, then continue reading for every important information about MTN Nigeria.

As the largest mobile telecommunication operator in the market, MTN Nigeria Communication PLC celebrates

MTN Nigeria has approximately connected 69 million plus people (subscribers or customers) in every community across the nation, Nigeria with each other to use its services.

In celebration of MTN Nigeria’s 20th anniversary, MTN is offering free network service benefits to all its Prepaid and Postpaid customers:

  • Free first call of the day up to 5 minutes
  • Free 200MB data bundle

To enjoy MTN anniversary free 5 Minutes on your first call of the day on their anniversary day, simply make up to or more than 5 minutes call on your first call on the anniversary day, as subsequent calls will be billed from main account as applicable .

And to enjoy the MTN anniversary FREE 200MB Data, simply access the internet with your MTN line through out their anniversary day.

Once you make your first call on MTN anniversary day (8th August), you will see an IVR announcement and get start of call notification.

You’ll also receive a push USSD notification on your phone screen when you first open your data session on their anniversary day.

The FREE 5 Minutes and 200MB Data given by MTN Nigeria as their anniversary gift will be valid for 1 day and will expire at 11:5PM on every 8th August. Meanwhile, all unused free minutes and data will be wiped off after 24 hours.

To check your MTN Anniversary Data promo balance, simply dial any of:

  • *556#
  • *131*4#
  • send 2 as an inform of text message to 131.

Importantly, MTN anniversary FREE automatic 5 minutes airtime can be used to call all networks in Nigeria and the FREE 200MB can be used to browse all websites.

Please note that you cannot check your free 5 minutes balance because it is applicable only on your first call of the day.

As revealed in the other day, MTN Nigeria’s unaudited financial statements for the half year, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), MTN Nigeria, Karl Toriola, stated that the company will now participate in Nigeria’s Road Infrastructure Tax Credit (RITC) Scheme.

According to CEO of MTN Nigeria, he said, “We are pleased to announce that our Board of Directors has approved our participation in the Road Infrastructure Tax Credit (RITC) Scheme. This is in response to the Government’s drive towards public-private partnerships in the rehabilitation of critical road infrastructure in Nigeria. We intend to participate in the restoration and refurbishment of the Enugu-Onitsha Expressway.”

Being the best and most popular network provider in the country, MTN is presently actively offering its services in over 223 cities and towns in Nigeria, more than 10, 000 villages and communities and a growing number of highways across the nation including 36 states in Nigeria and FCT, Abuja.

MTN extends its gratitude towards Nigerians as the leading telecommunications and ICT company while it is celebrating its 20th anniversary in the country.

Read this also: how you can upgrade your MTN sim to 4g from 3g (step by step guides).

4. Etisalat anniversary celebration

Etisalat anniversary day

Etisalat, also known as 9mobile in Nigeria, has reached out to its loyal subscribers and offering them bonus airtime and data to mark its anniversary celebration.

The 9Mobile has delighted its customers with gifts including bonus airtime and data as well as special ‘anniversary’ cakes.

Commenting on the anniversary celebration, Acting Director of 9mobile Nigeria, Layi Onafowokan, said the gifts were 9mobile’s way of saying thank you to its customers for keeping faith with its network services.

9mobile/Etisalat anniversary date?

Do you want to know anniversary date of all networks in Nigeria including that of Etisalat?

Anniversary date of Etisalat is 23rd October in every year.


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In summary, as deduced from this article, it’s known that each one of the network operator in Nigeria carries out their anniversary day celebration on different date, now they are:

  • GLO anniversary date  29th August every year
  • Airtel anniversary date 18th September every year
  • MTN anniversary date   8th August every year and
  • 9Mobile or Etisalat anniversary date  23rd October every year.

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