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Tuma Data


Tuma Data bundles to your friends and family.

Tuma Data allows you to transfer data bundles to other Airtel customers so they can surf the Internet, download music and check their emails. The cost incurred will come off your airtime or be billed to your contract account.

Why should I use this service?
You can help friends and family to get online even if they don't have enough airtime/funds by sending them data bundles.
Keep them connected to the Internet, so that they are accessible on email and social networks, and can download music, games and pictures.
 

How do I activate Data Bundle Transfer?


Prepaid - You can automatically use this service, provided you have recharged your account with sufficient airtime by dialling *544#.

To buy a data bundle for another number (Prepaid):

 

  1. Dial *544# to access the Airtel Self-Help menu
  2. Select 'Buy internet bundles'
  3. Select 'For another number'
  4. Enter recipient number (*Airtel Number)
  5. Select the data bundle of your choice from the list

To buy a data bundle for another number (Postpaid):

  1. Dial *450# to access the Airtel Self-Help menu
  2. Select 'For another number' under 'Buy internet bundle'
  3. Enter recipient number (*Airtel number)
  4. Select the data bundle of your choice from the list

*the number should be a prepaid Airtel number.
 

How much does it cost?


The value of the gifted data bundle will automatically be deducted from your Prepaid or Top-up account. If you are a Postpaid customer, the data bundle cost will be added to your current invoice.