Nigeria’s sports betting company, Nairabet has launched a new service whereby Customers can now place bets using USSD.
Aside that, Customers would also be able to open Nairabet account, check balance, transfer credit to other customers and also place withdrawal request.
With USSD, you do not need to have internet or connected to wifi before performing major requests.
This is a welcome development as people with no access to internet enabled phone can now place their bets by dialling a USSD code.
How to get started with Nairabet USSD Code
For new customers to get started, simply dial *5447# from your mobile phone
A pop up box will appear showing you option to open a Nairabet Account and follow prompts.
The account registered on your phone using the USSD code is not different from the one registered on the internet.
You will be given a password upon registration which you later change on the nairabet website if you wish.
If you already have an account with nairabet, you can log in with the number you provided during your registration.
Upon dialing *5447#, you will be met with various options like your account balance, fund your account, place a bet, check bet status.
To send command for any of the option, reply with the corresponding number of each option. i.e press 2 to place a bet and press “Send”
How to fund your account using Nairabet USSD Code
If you are a GTB Customer, you can fund your Nairabet account by simply dialing *737*50*Amount*88#
For other banks customer other than GTB can dial *5447#. Th mobile number used must be registered with the betting company.
Simply reply with the corresponding number of the “Fund your account”
You will be directed to another page requesting the amount you want to deposit.
Minimum deposit for the Nairabet USSD is NGN100.
Enter the amount and press “Send”. Your bank account will be debited instantly while your nairabet account will be credited.
How to make use of Nairabet Faster Option
Punters do share code among themselves, this saves time. If you have a bet code you want to place, dial *5447*bet code*amount# i.e *5447*172475442*500#. The bet will be placed instantly.