“As the world gets smaller, the demand for data roaming continues to grow, however, data roaming services can be costly. Our customers want to stay connected everywhere they go -these roaming bundles are meant to give customers the opportunity to enjoy their travels and share memorable experiences and moments with loved ones without the inconvenience of looking for a Wi-Fi hotspot, using a local SIM card and the anxiety of a bill shock. This once again demonstrates our brand promise of #wegotu,” says Jacqui O’Sullivan, Executive for Corporate Affairs at MTN SA.
The MTN Hello World roaming data bundles are competitively priced from as little as 29c per MB, discounted from the current standard roaming rate and can be used in 21 countries where MTN has operations in Africa and the Middle East, like Botswana, Swaziland, Nigeria and many more.
Pricing for Hello World Data bundles is as follows: MTN South Africa roaming
|100 MB||3 days||R79|
|500 MB||7 days||R179|
|1 GB||14 days||R299|
MTN Hello World data roaming bundles are available via USSD (*136#) and can be bought locally or in the country. They have simple and affordable rates that allow you control over how much you spend on data. It is best to buy MTN Hello World data roaming bundles before leaving South Africa.
How to activate Roaming?
Prepaid and TopUp contract subscribers will have the roaming service activated by default. Post-paid subscribers will have to apply for the roaming service to be activated via the MTN South Africa Service Provider and might be required to pay a security deposit of R2000.