The process to password your SIM card against phone theives that might want to use the USSD code to carry out transaction from your bank account.

Go to Settings in Your Phone Go to Security & Location Under Settings

Go to SIM CARD LOCK Click on LOCK SIM CARD

Enter your Mobile network default SIM CARD PIN

For MTN Users, it is ‘’0000’’

For AIRTEL Users, it is ‘’1111’’

For 9Mobile Users, it is ‘’0000’’

For GLO Users, it is ‘’0000’’

After entering the MOBILE NETWORK DEFAULT PIN,

under it you will see ‘’CHANGE SIM PIN’’,

click on it to change to Your Unique 4-digit pin.

Confirm Your Unique 4-digit pin by entering it again and you are done.

So anytime You ‘’ON’’ Your phone,

you will be prompted to enter Your SIM CARD PIN just as You will be prompted to enter your phone lock PIN

or Draw Your PATTERN each time you ‘’START’’ ON your phone.

With the ACTIVATION OF SIM LOCK on Your phone, Your Money can never be withdrawn from your bank account through your SIM because Your SIM will be useless in their hands since it is blocked and you will not be under any tension to go and block or retrieve your stolen SIM.

Please kindly share this information with your loved ones because the rate of phone theft these days are alarming as they (phone thieves are not just after the phone buy SIM CARDS linked to your bank account. With this information, your Bank accounts are well secured and saved from Hackers and Scammers.

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