Send money across Africa

Say goodbye to endless queues and long hours spent in traffic. You can now send money to many countries in Africa directly from your MTN Mobile Money number by dialing *126*1#.


Send money to many countries across Africa

Benin, Burkina Faso, Congo, Gabon, Guinea- Bissau, Ivory coast, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo .

Send Money to Nigeria

To send money to Nigeria, follow the steps below:

  • Dial *126*1#
  • Select “Money transfer”
  • Select “Nigeria”
  • Select 1 for “Bank accounts”
  • Select the Bank
  • Enter the Bank account number
  • Enter the amount
  • Enter the First and Last name of the recipient
  • Enter the recipient’s phone number
  • Confirm the details of the transaction by pressing 1
  • To approve the transaction, either wait for the flash message, and then enter your Mobile Money PIN code, or dial *126*1#, then select 4 for pending approvals (and enter your PIN code to validate the transaction)
  • After the transaction has been confirmed, you will receive 2 SMS: 1 confirmation notification and 1 with the transaction details that you can share with the recipient number using a USSD code *126#.

Send Money to other countries

To send money to other countries, follow the steps below:

  •  Dial *126*1#
  •  Select “Money transfer”
  • Select “Other International Numbers”
  • Select either “Recipient with Mobile Money Wallet” or “Recipient without Mobile Money Wallet”
    • In case you choose the recipient with Mobile Wallet, you will choose the country and then the recipient phone number and the amount
    • If the recipient does not have a Mobile Wallet, you will enter the First and Last name of the recipient and then the amount
  • Confirm the details of the transaction by pressing 1
  • To approve the transaction, either wait for the flash message, and then enter your Mobile Money PIN code, or dial *126*1#, then select 4 for pending approvals (and enter your PIN code to validate the transaction)
  • After the transaction has been confirmed, you will receive 2 SMS: 1 confirmation notification and 1 with the transaction details that you can share with the recipient.

Rates

From (FCFA) To (FCFA) Fees (FCFA VAT included)
1 30,000 1,400
30,001 60,000 1,700
60,001 120,000 2,700
120,001 180,000 3,300
180,001 240,000 3,900
240,001 300,000 4,400
300,001 440,000 5,100
440,001 500,000 5,700