To get started, make sure you have the WhatsApp app on your smartphone or computer.
1. Save MTN Chat as a contact
Save 083 123 0011 to your contacts as 'MTN Chat'
2. Send us a message
Send us a WhatsApp message saying ‘Y’ ello'
iOS users can use the Screen Lock feature on WhatsApp as an added security measure. This means that you will need to use touch ID or face ID to open WhatsApp. It is available on the latest version of WhatsApp and can be activated by going into Settings > Account > Privacy and selecting Screen Lock.
It's always a good idea to enable two-step verification on WhatsApp so that a PIN is required when registering your phone number with WhatsApp in the future. To enable two-step verification, open WhatsApp > Settings > Account > Two-step verification > Enable. Find out more about two-step verification in these WhatsApp FAQs.