A whopping 26 million Nigerians are on Facebook, the highest in Africa. No doubts, social media is no longer a mere leisure, it is now a lifestyle. While you can easily opt for Airtel monthly plans for comprehensive browsing experience, it is much easier to subscribe to low-cost Airtel data plan for social media to keep tabs with regular happenings on social platforms especially if your browsing needs are specific to social media.
Airtel offers four social data plans, giving you the option to choose the one that makes the most sense to you. The plans you choose should depend on what you want and the social media you want to access.
Airtel N25 – 10MB plan
If you want to chat with friends, loved ones or business partners via Whatsapp alone, the N25 Airtel data plan is optimized to suit your needs. This plan has a validity period of 1 day but allows you to chat as much as possible, however, it does not support Whatsapp calls.
You can subscribe to this social plan via USSD code by dialing *948*4#.
Other Airtel Data Plans for Social Platforms
Most times, you would want to have the liberty to chat, browse and stay active on as many social networks as possible. You want to browse actively on Whatsapp while still keeping tabs on the happenings on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, WeChat and so forth. Airtel makes this possible with a plethora of its social data plans.
Airtel offers a 20MB data plan for N50, 50MB data plan for N100, and 600MB data plan for N300. Moreover, the validity periods of these data plans also vary. The 20MB Airtel data plan is valid for 1 day, the 50MB plan is valid for 5 days, while the 600MB plan is valid for 25 days.
Moreover, you can subscribe to the 20MB plan by dialing *991*4#, 50MB plan by dialing *688*3#, and 600MB plan by dialing *688*1#.
The Airtel Social Plan to Choose
As pointed out above, Airtel 10MB social plan is the best for you if you want to surf Whatsapp only. However, the 20MB plan is the best for you if you want to surf all social networks at a highly affordable price for one day. You can consider the 600MB Airtel data plan if you need a plan with a longer validity period.