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 Buy Airtime With Tigo Pesa

Buy Airtime With Tigo Pesa

Imagine the convenience of topping up your phone at anytime from anywhere. Tigo Pesa makes buying airtime and subscribing to bundles easy.


How To Buy Airtime With Tigo Pesa

1.       Dial *150*01#

2.       Select “2” to Buy Airtime for you, your family or friends

Get the Tigo Pesa App and enjoy the simplest, fastest and most convenient mobile money transactions.


How To Buy Airtime With Tigo Pesa App

  1. Open the Tigo Pesa App
  2. Select Top Up
  3. You can select to up to My phone to buy credit for yourself, select the other option to buy for your family or friends


Frequently Asked Questions:

  What is the process of purchasing airtime?
  • Dial *150*01#
  • Select 2 Airtime & Packages
  • Select 1 Buy Airtime
  • Select if its for your number/ enter number/select contact
  • Enter amount
  • Enter PIN to confirm


Go to Tigo Pesa App then click Tigo Mobile Shop and select Top Up

  What is the minimum and maximum amount can person purchase airtime?

The minimum airtime purchase is 100Tsh and maximum is 50,000TSh.

  How much will be charged for purchasing airtime?

There is no cost when you purchase airtime through Tigo Pesa

  How can I know the available balance?

Customers may confirm their airtime balance by dialling *102# or *102*00# or by checking through Tigo Pesa App

  Can I reverse the wrong airtime amount purchased?

Airtime Purchase transactions will not be reversed once completed successfully. It is therefore important that you check the number carefully with your recipient or amount before you send.

  How long does it take for the airtime top up to be received?

it is instantly. No delays.

  What are the advantages of using Tigo Pesa to purchase airtime?
  • Convenience: Subscriber use a digital way, there is no need for you to walk distances to buy voucher
  • Affordable: You can purchase airtime for the lower amount. Up to 100TSh
  • Multi usage: Airtime can be used for allnet, SMS, VAS , Data and ILD
  • Secure: There is no risk when purchasing through Tigo Pesa
  • Instant:  the recipients receive airtime instantly, once the transaction is confirmed

Terms & Condition:

  • Subscriber must be Registered with Tigo
  • Subscriber must have balance in the Tigo Pesa wallet
  • Tigo Pesa subscriber can use the available airtime to purchase Tigo Package
  • Airtime can be used for allnet, SMS, VAS , Data and ILD
  • All active Tigo Pesa subscribers will be able to receive airtime from another valid Tigo Pesa subscriber
  • If the Tigo Pesa subscriber’s phone is locked, he will not be able to transfer airtime

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