How to Deactivate or Unsubscribe From All Mtn Play Services


It was so annoying to me when Mtn network started deducting my #50 weekly with their so call value added service called Mtn Play by the time i migrated from my previous package to mtn ipulse and i have been trying to find solution on how i can unsubscribe from mtn play service. It has happened to me that time when they started deducting #150 from three services during that time. Mtn play is automatically activated once you migrate to mtn ipulse.

How to Deactivate All Mtn Services
But sometimes It’s caused by You Whenever you subscribe to any of the MTN services intentionally or unintentionally plans, MTN will always re-activate/auto-renew the subscription after validity or expired which you may not wish to do and it could be annoying if you want to use your airtime for other stuff. Its time to take action against this unnecessary charges and deductions in your account by MTN as a result of subscribing to one or more of their services.

Thanks to the NCC for mandating every network provider to provide a means through which subscribers can opt out of any service provided. and now MTN Nigeria has complied with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to provide an opt-out code to stop MTN from deducting your money or Airtime.

Today, i will write on how to deactivate or stop mtn play from your mtn line. The procedure is very simple to cancel or unsubscribe from mtn play and you will be free from deducting your money. I too was so annoy because i didn’t apply for the package and more so i didn’t like the package at all. It is as if mtn network is scamming people with the automatic subscription.

How to Unsubscribe from MTN Play

Step 1:

The the first thing that you can do is to dial 180 to call one of their customer care representative and tell him or her that you want to deactivate mtn play service from your line. Mtn play has different packages ranging from Fashion guide, cnn news, mtnplay english, sahara reporter, and so on.

Step 2:

How Can I Opt Out From All MTN subscription?

  1. Dial the code *123*5*4# and reply with 1 to see your active subscriptions
  2. Reply with the serial number of each active subscription shown and that you want to opt out from
  3. Reply with 1 to unsubscribe
  4. You can also dial *123*5*2# and then reply with 8 to see the list of your current active MTN play services and unsubscribe from them.

NOTE: If you have multiple active subscriptions, then repeat the process and select any active subscriptions to unsubscribe from.
It’s easy and fast. Anytime you notice any unhealthy deduction from your account, quickly check to see that you’ve cancels all active subscription.

Step 3:

If that one does not work for you, just send these code to 700.

  • To deactivate CNN NEWS, text UFCNN to 700
  • To deactivate MTNPLAY ENGLISH, text ULEN to 700
  • To deactivate CHELSEA NEWS, text UCFC to 700How to deactivate CNN breaking News, text UFCNN to 700 or sms CNNBREAK STOP to 700
  • How to deactivate CNN politics News, text CNNPOL STOP to 700
  • How to deactivate CNN business News, text CNNBIZ to 700
  • How to deactivate CNN Entertainment gist, text CNNENT to 700
  • How to deactivate CNN sport Gist, text CNNSPORT to 700
  • How to deactivate learning English weekly, text ULEN to 700
  • How to deactivate BBC News, text STOP NEWS to 4200
  • How to stop local news english, text STOP1 to 33555
  • How to stop MTN callertunes, text CANCEL to 4100
  • How to stop weather updates news, text OUT512 to 35070
  • How to stop football updates, text STOP to 4080
  • How to stop local news pidgin, text ULNPIDGIN to 700
  • How to stop local news yoruba, text ULNYORUBA to 700
  • How to stop guardian News, text UGBN to 700
  • How to stop forex updates, text UFOREX to 700
  • How to stop AFP news, text UAFP to 700
  • How to stop chelsea FC news updates, text UCFC to 700
  • How to stop chelsea FC monthly updates, text NO CFM to 4900
  • How to stop chelsea FC weekly updates, text NO CFW to 4900
  • How to stop love messages updates, text CANCELLOVE to 33118
  • How to stop love quotes weekly, text UWLQUOTE to 700
  • How to stop religious quotes, text UWMMQUOTES to 700
  • How to stop daily inspiration prayer, text OUTINS to 35070
  • How to stop inspiration quotes monthly, text CANCEL QUOTES to 33115
  • How to stop inspiration quotes weekly, text CANCEL QUOTES to 33118
  • How to stop champions league weekly updates, text UCHAMP to 700
  • How to stop sports weekly news, text USNEWS to 700

Those are some of the code to deactivate MTNPLAY packages from your mtn sim. If you still have any problem on mtn play deactivation kindly feel free to ask


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