How to Do GLO SIM Swap Quickly!

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If you are a Glo subscriber who has lost or damaged your SIM card or wants to upgrade from 3G to 4G, you might be wondering how to do a GLO SIM swap without losing your number. Well, you are in luck because, in this blog post, I will show you how to do GLO SIM Swap quickly and gain access to your SIM card to enjoy amazing offers from GLO.

You will also learn about the benefits of doing a GLO SIM swap, such as getting free data and 10 minutes of talk time to all networks. So, if you are ready to swap your SIM and enjoy these fantastic offers from Glo, read on and follow the instructions on How to Do GLO SIM Swap!

How to Do GLO SIM Swap Quickly!

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How to do GLO SIM Swap 

To retrieve your lost or damaged GLO SIM card, do the following:

  1. Visit a GLO store, Authorized dealer, or customer care center close to you. You can find a list of GLO stores on the GLO website.
  2. Request for a SIM Swap.
  3. Fill out the SIM swap form. The store associate will help you with this.
  4. Pay for the new GLO SIM – The amount is usually between N1000-N1500.
  5. Wait for the attendant to finish the SIM Swap and activate your new SIM card. 
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Note: You will need your NIN and old SIM card (the old SIM is optional in case your SIM was stolen). Also, you may need an affidavit if the SIM was stolen.

How to Upgrade GLO 3G SIM to 4G

Do the following if you want to upgrade your GLO 3G SIM to 4G:

  1. Visit any GLOWORLD, GLOZONE, or SIM SWAP outlet.
  2. Bring your valid ID and the old 3G SIM card.
  3. Request for a 4G SIM upgrade.
  4. You’ll be required to fill out the welcome back form, or the attendant will do it.
  5. You will be issued a new 4G SIM card, and your old 3G SIM number will be ported to the new 4G SIM card.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Difference Between a SIM Swap and a SIM Replacement?

There is no difference between both of them. Both helps you retrieve or gain access to a lost, stolen or damaged GLO SIM card.

Can I Do a SIM Swap Online?

No, you cannot do a SIM swap online with GLO. You must visit a GLO store to do a SIM swap.

What if I Don’t Have a Valid ID?

If you do not have a valid ID, you may be able to do a SIM swap with GLO if you have other documentation that proves your identity. For example, you may be able to use a passport, driver’s license, or national ID card.

What are the Requirements for a SIM Swap?

The requirements for a SIM swap with GLO vary depending on your situation. However, you will generally need to provide a valid ID, and your old SIM card.

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How Long Does a SIM Swap Take?

A SIM swap with GLO typically takes less than 20 minutes to complete. However the process may take longer (24-28 hours) if there is network issues.

What Happens to My Old SIM Card?

Your old SIM card will be deactivated once you have activated your new SIM card. 

What if I Lose My New SIM card?

If you lose your new SIM card, you can contact GLO customer care to have your SIM card blocked. You will then need to visit a GLO store to get a new SIM card.

Can I Upgrade My GLO SIM card to 4G Online?

No. You’ll have to visit a GLO customer care outlet or an authorized dealer or retailer close to you to carry out the upgrade.

How Can I Change My GLO 3G SIM to 4G?

Visit a GLO customer care outlet or an authorized dealer or retailer close to you to carry out the upgrade.

How Do I Know if My Glo SIM Is 4G?

You’ll be given a new 4G LTE SIM by the agent. You’ll also receive a message from Airtel, telling you welcome to 4G services.

How Can I Upgrade My 3G Sim to a 4G SIM at Home?

You can upgrade the SIM at home. You’ll have to visit a GLO customer care outlet or an authorized dealer or retailer close to you to carry out the upgrade.

Do I Need to Change My Sim Card From 3G to 4G?


Does GLO Support 4G?

Yes, GLO supports the 4G network. Visit their office to update your 3G SIM to 4G

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SIM swapping is a quick and easy way to replace your old SIM card with a new one. If you need to do a SIM swap, follow the steps outlined in this blog post, you can replace your lost or damaged SIM Card, or upgrade from 3G to 4G without losing your number, data, or bonus. 

You will also enjoy the benefits of doing a GLO SIM swap, such as getting 100GB of free data and a 25% bonus on all data plans for six months. Dial *312# to purchase data plans to enjoy the data bonus, checkout other ways to buy Airtel data in this article.

I hope this article has been helpful. Don’t hesitate to contact GLO customer care if you have questions about the GLO SIM swap.