How To Unsubscribe Your Phone Number From the DND Service

What Is DND?

DND is simply Do Not Disturb. Since July 1st 2016, NCC gave the network operators a directive to activate an option whereby every phone user can opt in to stop receiving third party messages bulk sms and messages sent from shortcode numbers.

You can learn more about the NCC DND directive here.

 

If your number is on DND, use the information below to unsubscribe.

For MTN
Text STOP to 2442 and after 5 Minutes Text ALLOW to 2442.

For AIRTEL
Text STOP to 2442 and after 5 Minutes Text OUT to 2442.

For GLO
Text STOP to 2442 and after 5 Minutes Text CANCEL to 2442.

For ETISALAT
Text STOP to 2442 and after 5 Minutes Text START to 2442

After unsubscribing, login to your SmsSenda account and send a test sms to the affected number to confirm you can now receive bulk sms messages. If you still can't receive bulk sms after unsubscribing, you will have to speak with your network operator's customer service.