It’s 2020 and MTN is still the market leader in mobile telecommunications in Ghana. One of the questions you guys have been asking us here at Mfidie is the shortcodes for the various services that MTN offers.
The truth is that MTN offers a lot of services, and you can be forgiven when you forget some of the shortcodes.
For us here, we are always updating you on the latest Shortcodes for all MTN Services.
Here is the complete list of MTN Shortcodes:
MTN Shortcodes for Ghana
Find the full list of all MTN Ghana shortcodes in the table below:
|List / De-activate all MTN Services||–|
|MTN Free After 1 (MTN Nkomode)||*315#|
|MTN Free Call 6 months Offer||*550# (New Subscribers)|
|*455#||Accurate weather forecast (8p/SMS)|
|*124#||Balance enquiry. Check your credit balance.|
|**67*02XXXXXXXX*11#||Call Divert when busy|
|**61*02XXXXXXXX*11#||Call Divert when no answer|
|**62*02XXXXXXXX*11#||Call Divert when Unreachable|
|*156#||Check your MTN mobile number|
|##21#||Deactivate Call Divert|
|**21*02XXXXXXXX*11#||Divert all Calls|
|*511#||Generate Mobile Money ATM token|
|*300*20#||Get cool jokes|
|MOVIES to 1412||Get Silverbird movie schedule|
|*138#||Internet Bundles, SMS bundles|
|*138*1*1#||Internet daily bundle. From 20MB – 350MB|
|*138*1*3#||Internet monthly bundle. From 300MB – 10GB|
|*138*1*5#||Internet social bundle. For Accessing Twitter, Facebook and WhatsApp only.|
|*138*1*4#||Internet unlimited bundle|
|*138*1*2#||Internet weekly bundle. From 25MB – 500MB|
|30037||MTN Farm Direct. Access the best farming tips.|
|*567*4#||MTN Mashup Balance|
|*170#||MTN mobile money access code and portal|
|154||MTN pay for me. Dial 154 followed by number without space. This will make the recipient of the call pay for the call.|
|PORT to 600||Number portability to other networks|
|024xxxxxxx 1 to 1399||Please call me service. Send a message with 024x xxx xxx 1 to 1399.|
|1515||Report Mobile Money fraud. Send a text message to 1515 from your phone with the name of the merchant and date of the incident.|
|02xxxxxxxx Simbox to 419||Report SIM-Box fraud|
|*585#||Request internet settings. Send a blank text message (SMS) to 585 from your MTN. Save the settings you received, to your phone. Select MTN DATA as the default access point.|
|*1390#||Reserve your number for 2 years|
|*198#||Share credit with friends and family|
|*506#||To borrow Some Credit|
|*585#||To check 4G device compatibility|
|*595#||To exempt (or include) yourself from mobile money interest payments to your account.|
|*400#||To know if your number is registered|
|*144*number to recharge for*voucher number#||To recharge airtime for someone|
|<amount to share/Transfer><leave a space><enter the number><leave space><Type 4 digit pin> TO 1329||To share credits dial *198# reply with 2 and follow the prompts. Just go to messages. Then type in <amount to share/Transfer><leave a space><enter the number><leave space><Type 4 digit pin> and send to 1329.|
|Send STOP to 1355||Unsubscribe Caller Tunez|
|*1552#||WeChat monthly data bundle|
|*138*16#||YouTube bundle. For streaming videos on youtube.|
|<register><4-digit pin number> send to 1329||Register MTN Me2U to Share Credit with Family and Friends|
We hope you found this list useful, and if you ever need any shortcode added, just leave a comment below and we will help you get it!
Frequently Asked Questions about MTN Shortcodes in Ghana
To check your MTN number registration details dial *400#. You will receive the name the SIM was registered in and the registration document used.
MTN Ghana currently does not allow bundle transfer or sharing due to fraud that happened on their system in early 2016.
Currently, there is no free browsing available for MTN. To learn more about MTN Free browsing, read this.