A Synopsis on Glo Value Added Services

You can do more with your mobile device, thanks to Glo Value Added Services (VAS). There are endless possibilities with Glo VAS from lifestyle and entertainment to sports, education, and chats. The most interesting part of it is that you can subscribe to any of the Value Added Services through SMS or USSD.

Glo Value Added Services

Here is a brief synopsis of the various Glo Value Added Services.


Glo Lifestyle is just as its name implies, it allows you to enjoy your life on Glo network. Interestingly, Glo offers a plethora of lifestyle products, the most common among them include Glo Café, iFlix, Glo Simple Recharge, Borrow Me Data, Borrow Me Credit, and Caller Tunez.

Other Glo Lifestyle services include Job Alerts, Genie Voice, PTunes, Voice Alert, Fun Box, DSTV, Glo Super Trader and so forth.

News & Blogs

Glo News and Blog allows you to keep up to date with the current happenings in the world with your mobile phone. It includes services such as Linda Ikeji, Mobile Newspaper, Nollywood Tatafo, Glo Magic+, InfoBox, Voice Infotainment Portal, PM News, to mention a few.


The Nigerian entertainment industry is bustling and Glo offers great services to keep the beats up. Glo Entertainment VAS allows you to enjoy a plethora of jokes, games, and music on your mobile device. Some of the top Glo Entertainment services include Joke Portal, Glo Xcite, Glo Movie Café, Mobile TV (Glo Live Cast), Glo Games Store, Total Entertainment, to mention a few.

Religion and Motivation

Glo Value Added Services do not leave motivation and religion out of the game. The two major religions in Nigeria (Christianity and Islamism) are covered by the VAS. Some of the top religion value added services offered here include Christianity Portal, Islamic Portal, Daily Inspiration, Daily Islamic Digest, and so forth.

Glo Education

Education in Nigeria is now super-easy, thanks to Glo Value Added Services. With the Education VAS, you can learn anywhere and anytime, even without an internet connection. It is that simple and easy. Glo offers the following education VAS: Glo Mobile School, Glo Mobile Academy, and Glo Mobile Tutor.

Glo Health

Health is an important component of a successful society and Glo offers Value Added Services to make this possible in Nigeria. Glo Medicare is Glo’s Daily SMS Alert Pack service that provides subscribers with tips to help in preventing and diagnosing deadly diseases early.

To leverage Glo Medicare, just send “menu” to 34001 and follow the options. You can also send “sub + keyword” to 34001. Example, send “sub can” for cancer or “sub diab” for diabetes. The service costs N4 for daily subscription, N25 for weekly, N50 for biweekly, and N90 for monthly.

Web & Social Media

You probably have awesome social media experience already but Glo Web & Social Media service will make it better. This service offers Twitter Voice that allows you to tweet voice on Twitter and also SMS wiki that allows you to get quick information via SMS in forms of video, text, and images.

You can activate Twitter Voice by texting JOIN to 333. You can deactivate by texting STOP to 333. Activate SMS Wiki by sending any keyword or phrase to 30801, you can deactivate by texting STOP to 30801.

Search & Contact

With Glo Search & Contact, you will never lose the touch of your friends and family any longer. This VAS includes Family and Friend Finder, a service that allows you to find the location of your friends and family members simply by sending “Find <phone number>” to 5511 as low as N50. Other Glo Search & Contact services include Glo Directory and Glo Bizcard.

Glo Sports

If you are a sports lover, you will want to keep up to date with sports events through Glo awesome sports VAS. The service allows Glo to send sports highlight to your phone. You can also listen to the highlight through Interactive Voice Response service. Glo Sports includes Glo Soccer, Manchester United Service, and Soccer on Voice.

Glo Chat

Instant messaging and chatting are two of the wonders of technology in the 21st century. Glo takes its SMS services a notch higher by incorporating chat services. Top Glo chat services include Glo XMS, Pay4MeSMS, SMS4Ever, Frenzo Chat, and Super SMS.

Glo XMS allows you to use one app for all messaging; with Pay4MeSMS, you can request for the receiver to pay for an SMS. SMS4Ever allows you to save, store and retrieve SMS; Frenzo Chat is a social networking service that allows you to make friends or friends, talk to them without disclosing your number; while Super SMS adds voice, template background, emoticons, and flash light and vibrations to your SMS.

If you want to relish every moment with your mobile device, look no further from Glo Value Added Services.


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