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How to Unblock GLO SIM Card in Nigeria

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If you’re a GLO subscriber, you might have experienced the frustration of having your SIM card blocked and you’re wondering how to unblock GLO SIM card in Nigeria. You may have forgotten your SIM Lock PIN or PUK code or entered the wrong code too many times. You may have lost your SIM card when someone else tried using it. Whatever the case, you don’t have to worry, as this post has got you covered.

In the following paragraphs, you’ll find tips showing you how to unblock your GLO SIM card in Nigeria in just a few simple steps.

 

Without further ado, let’s get started!

How to Unblock GLO SIM Card in Nigeria

How to Unblock GLO SIM Card

Your GLO SIM card may have been blocked because you entered your SIM lock pin incorrectly three times. Your SIM will be blocked to prevent unauthorized access. Also, the SIM can be blocked if it has been active for some time. To reactivate, call GLO customer service.

However, if you have your PUK code, you can easily unblock your GLO SIM card and regain access to GLO services immediately. Unblocking your GLO SIM card may be impossible if you don’t have your PUK code.

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How to Unlock GLO SIM With PUK Code

Here are the steps to unblock your GLO SIM card using a PUK code:

Step 1: Locate your PUK code. Your GLO SIM pack has your PUK code printed on it.

Step 2: Enter the PUK code. Once you turn on your phone, you will need to enter your PUK code. Enter it and click on the “Enter” button.

Step 3: Set a new PIN. You will be asked to create a new PIN for your SIM card. Input your new PIN and press on the “Enter” button

 

How to Unblock GLO SIM Without PUK Code

If you’re wondering how to unblock GLO SIM card in Nigeria  without a PUK code, there are a few ways to unblock it. Call 300  from your GLO number, to speak with Glo Customer Care. 

If you are calling from another network within Nigeria, dial either 08050020121 or 08050020200 to request your PUK code or unblocking of your SIM. Additionally, you can visit a nearby GLO office to have your SIM unblocked.

 

How to Unblock Glo Sim Card Online

If want to unblock your GLO SIM card online, follow these steps:

Step 1: Open your mobile browser and visit GLO online Self-care Portal here

Step 2: Click on the chat bubble to start a conversation with an agent. Let them know that you forgot the PUK code for your SIM card.

Step 3: Give them your mobile number and answer some security questions to get your GLO PUK code.

Once you have the PUK code, you can use it to unblock your SIM card and regain access to GLO services.

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How to Unblock GLO SIM Card With NIN 

To unblock your GLO SIM card using your NIN, simply dial *996# from the affected GLO line. Then, select the option to update or link your NIN to your line. Enter your NIN and wait for the confirmation message that your NIN has been successfully linked to your line. After that, your line will be unblocked.

Check our post 4 Quick Ways on How to Link My NIN to My GLO Number for more detailed instructions to Link NIN to your GLO line.

 

Frequently Asked Questions:

How Can I Open My Blocked GLO SIM?

Opening your blocked GLO SIM card is easy if you follow the tips and guidelines in this article. Choose any convenient option above to open or unblock your blocked GLO SIM card in Nigeria.

 

How Do I Disable SIM Block?

If you frequently forget your GLO SIM card’s PIN and keep getting locked out, disabling the SIM PIN is a smart move. To do this, follow these steps:

Step 1: Go to Settings on your phone and choose Security.

Step 2: Select Set up SIM card lock.

Step 3: Turn the SIM card lock feature Off by toggling it.

 

Conclusion

If your GLO SIM card is blocked in Nigeria, there are a few ways to unblock it. You can use your PUK code or get in touch with customer care or visit a GLO office to request it. Another option is to unblock it online through a GLO agent or by dialing *996# and linking your NIN to your line. In case you frequently forget your SIM PIN lock, it’s advisable to disable it.

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