MTN Zone

Imagine paying as little as 1Ngwee or less for your calls! With MTN Zone, you can call or SMS any network for as little as 1 Ngwee or less, depending on the area you’re in and the time of the day.


Overview

Imagine paying as little as 1Ngwee or less for your calls! With MTN Zone, you can call or SMS any network for as little as 1 Ngwee or less, depending on the area you’re in and the time of the day. With per-second billing and reduced rates of up to 99%, MTN Zone allows you to chat virtually for free!

Benefits

  • Per-second billing
  • Make calls for as low as K0, at any time of the day
  • Up to 99% discount on rates inside and outside the MTN network
  • Affordable rates all day
Cost

Switching to MTN Zone costs k0.53. If you’ve just signed up for MTN, the ‘within 30 days free’ plan change does not apply to the MTN Zone plan.


Sign Up

  • Dial *205*7# and press ‘Send’
  • Call 111, select ‘option 3’ for the MTN Zone tariff plan and press ‘Send’
How it Works

MTN Zone offers discounted rates based on time and location, at our basic rates which are already affordable.

Once you’ve signed up, you will need to activate ‘Cell Broadcast’ on your phone to check the rates of your current area and time. To activate ‘Cell Broadcast’, dial 111 and speak to an MTN customer service representative, visit an MTN call centre, or check your phone manual for instructions.

Rates will be displayed on your screen with options for different calls. The first number shows the MTN to MTN rate, while the second number shows the outside MTN network rate.

*The message received will differ from phone to phone, but the numbers will be displayed as follows:

Now, all you have to do is simply make that call and enjoy your reduced rate with MTN Zone!

MTN Zone Rates

VOICE Per Min
PEAK
Calls to MTN less than 4 mins1.6195
Calls to MTN over 4 mins
Calls to Other Networks1.93725
OFF-PEAK
Calls to MTN less than 4 mins1.6195
Calls to MTN over 4 mins
Calls to Other Networks1.93725
OTHER BENEFITS
Happy Hour NA
Family & FriendsNA
SMS
to MTN0.2665
to Other Networks0.328
MMS
to MTN0.48175
to Other Networks0.48175
to InternationalNA
DATA
All APNs1.07625
(Per MB)


FAQs

Q: What is MTN Zone?

MTN Zone is a tariff plan that offers different discounted rates based on geographical location, at different times of the day. With MTN Zone you can save up to 99% per second on all your local calls and SMSs to all MTN numbers.

Q: I want to be on MTN Zone, what can I do?

Simply register for MTN Zone by dialling *205*7#.

Q: How do I check my discounts?

Customers need to activate ‘Cell Broadcast’ on their phone in order to view the discounts they will receive when they make a call. Alternatively, dial *206*1#.

Q: I have two discounts showing on my phone, which one do I use?

The first number shows the MTN to MTN rate, while the second number shows the outside MTN network rate.

Q: What time will the 99% discounted rate appear on my screen and is it at a fixed time?

The 99% discount does not have a fixed time, it applies at any time of the day.

Q: How do I activate MTN Zone discounts to show on the screen of my phone?

Go to your phone menu: > ‘Messaging’ > ‘Cell Broadcast/Cell Info’ > ‘Activate/Switch On’

(Please note: these steps may differ from phone to phone but the key item to look for is ‘Cell Broadcast’ or ‘Cell Info’)

Q: When is MTN Zone coming to an end?

MTN Zone is not a promotion but a tariff plan. As such, it will not come to an end.




Imagine paying as little as 1Ngwee or less for your calls! With MTN Zone, you can call or SMS any network for as little as 1 Ngwee or less, depending on the area you’re in and the time of the day. With per-second billing and reduced rates of up to 99%, MTN Zone allows you to chat virtually for free!


  • Per-second billing
  • Make calls for as low as K0, at any time of the day
  • Up to 99% discount on rates inside and outside the MTN network
  • Affordable rates all day

Switching to MTN Zone costs k0.53. If you’ve just signed up for MTN, the ‘within 30 days free’ plan change does not apply to the MTN Zone plan.



  • Dial *205*7# and press ‘Send’
  • Call 111, select ‘option 3’ for the MTN Zone tariff plan and press ‘Send’

MTN Zone offers discounted rates based on time and location, at our basic rates which are already affordable.

Once you’ve signed up, you will need to activate ‘Cell Broadcast’ on your phone to check the rates of your current area and time. To activate ‘Cell Broadcast’, dial 111 and speak to an MTN customer service representative, visit an MTN call centre, or check your phone manual for instructions.

Rates will be displayed on your screen with options for different calls. The first number shows the MTN to MTN rate, while the second number shows the outside MTN network rate.

*The message received will differ from phone to phone, but the numbers will be displayed as follows:

Now, all you have to do is simply make that call and enjoy your reduced rate with MTN Zone!


VOICE Per Min
PEAK
Calls to MTN less than 4 mins1.6195
Calls to MTN over 4 mins
Calls to Other Networks1.93725
OFF-PEAK
Calls to MTN less than 4 mins1.6195
Calls to MTN over 4 mins
Calls to Other Networks1.93725
OTHER BENEFITS
Happy Hour NA
Family & FriendsNA
SMS
to MTN0.2665
to Other Networks0.328
MMS
to MTN0.48175
to Other Networks0.48175
to InternationalNA
DATA
All APNs1.07625
(Per MB)



Q: What is MTN Zone?

MTN Zone is a tariff plan that offers different discounted rates based on geographical location, at different times of the day. With MTN Zone you can save up to 99% per second on all your local calls and SMSs to all MTN numbers.

Q: I want to be on MTN Zone, what can I do?

Simply register for MTN Zone by dialling *205*7#.

Q: How do I check my discounts?

Customers need to activate ‘Cell Broadcast’ on their phone in order to view the discounts they will receive when they make a call. Alternatively, dial *206*1#.

Q: I have two discounts showing on my phone, which one do I use?

The first number shows the MTN to MTN rate, while the second number shows the outside MTN network rate.

Q: What time will the 99% discounted rate appear on my screen and is it at a fixed time?

The 99% discount does not have a fixed time, it applies at any time of the day.

Q: How do I activate MTN Zone discounts to show on the screen of my phone?

Go to your phone menu: > ‘Messaging’ > ‘Cell Broadcast/Cell Info’ > ‘Activate/Switch On’

(Please note: these steps may differ from phone to phone but the key item to look for is ‘Cell Broadcast’ or ‘Cell Info’)

Q: When is MTN Zone coming to an end?

MTN Zone is not a promotion but a tariff plan. As such, it will not come to an end.