UBA Transfer Code | Transfer Money With *919# On UBA Bank Plc

UBA transfer code is an innovative service launch by the UBA group to enable you to carry out all your banking transactions conveniently, anytime, anywhere without the use of mobile data.

United Bank for Africa (UBA), is a leading Pan-African financial services group headquarterd in Nigeria. It is one of Africa’s best and most resilient banking group with operation in 20 african countries and offices in three global financial centers: London, Paris and New York. According to Wikipedia.

They bank recently launched it’s magic code known as the UBA transfer code, with the sole aim of making you to perform your mobile banking activities easily either from the comfort of your home, office or work for as long as you have a mobile devices.

The introduction of the new product is in line with the banks policy of democratising banking on the continent by reaching out to the un-banked through technology driven Platforms that are simple, user friendly and efficient. UBA are committed to innovating through products and services in the financial technology space that will ensure that their customers have the best banking experience with all their service channels.

So in this article, am going to discuss about the following issues:

  • What UBA transfer code is all about.
  • How to open a UBA account with UBA banking code.
  • How to transfer money from UBA to UBA or from UBA to other banks using the magic banking code.
  • How to recharge Airtime credit using UBA bank USSD code.
  • How to pay bills using the UBA magic banking code.
  • How to check UBA account balance
  • How to create/change your UBA transfer pin

What is UBA Transfer Code?

UBA transfer code *919# is also known as UBA banking code, UBA USSD code or UBA magic banking code. It is the M-Banking solution adopted by UBA to enable their customers have a cost-effective, faster customer service aid, more user friendly, handset agnostic and carry out banking operations and transactions at ease conveniently without making use of your mobile data.

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The UBA USSD code *919# is a GSM Network protocol to communicate with a service provider’s platform. It is a session based, real time messaging communication triggered with string which by norms starts with *, i.e asterisk sign and ends with #, i.e hash.

The UBA banking code allows UBA customers to execute financial transactions anywhere they are either at home, office or work. with the aid of a mobile phone, laptop, tablet etc.

How To Open A UBA Account With UBA Banking Code

Are you a UBA bank lover who wishes to open an account with the bank? If yes, then worry not because this article is also meant for you.

Now let me tell you one thing, did you know that with the UBA transfer code, you can easily open a UBA bank account with the use of your mobile device (mobile phone, tablet/laptop) without directly going to the bank?

To open an account with UBA, simply dial *919# with your mobile device and send. Then follow the on-screen instructions to open an account and once done, your account number will be sent to the phone number you used during registration.


This UBA mobile account allows you to deposit a maximum of N20,000 and to have a maximum account balance of N200,000. So to enjoy the full benefits of your new account, quickly visit any UBA head office or branch near you so that they can link your bank verification number (BVN) to your new account and enjoy it’s full benefits.

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How To Transfer Money Using UBA USSD Code

To transfer money/funds from UBA to another UBA bank account using the UBA transfer code, quickly follow this tips and tutorials:

With the mobile phone number you used during registration on UBA bank, dial *919*3# and follow the on-screen instructions to initiate a transaction. Or you can simply dial *919*3*account number*amount# and send.


The account number you’re to enter is not your own account number, but the account number of the person you want to transfer money to.

For example, if you want to transfer N10,000 to another UBA account number let’s say 0609413364. Now dial *919*3*10000*0609413364# and send.

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How To Transfer Money From UBA To Another Bank

To transfer money from your UBA account to other bank account, dial *919*4# and follow the on-screen instructions to initiate a transaction. Or dial *919*4*account number*amount# from the phone number you used during registration i.e The phone number you registered with UBA.

How To Recharge Airtime Using UBA USSD Code

Do you run out of Airtime? And you don’t have any available money at hand to buy for it at a nearby shop? If yes then, worry not because i will show you how.

Now let me ask you, did you know that with your UBA bank account you can easily recharge your mobile line by making use of the UBA USSD code *919#? If no, then worry not, to do this, follow this simple tricks.

To recharge your phone, dial *919*amount# and send. For example, with the phone number you registered with UBA, and you want to recharge N400 now dial *919*400# and send. 


This methods is only applicable to your registered phone number you used when opening your account with UBA bank and Incase you also want to recharge your family and friends or even love ones mobile line, then you have to dial *919*your friend phone number*amount# and send.

I.e if your family and friends or even love ones phone number is 08033446655 and you want to recharge N500 for them. Now with your registered UBA mobile line, dial *919*08033446655*500# and send.

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How To Pay Utility Bills Using The UBA Magic Banking Code

To pay for your Utility bills via your UBA bank account using the UBA magic banking code, dial *919*5# and send, then follow the on-screen instructions and select any bills you wish to pay for either Go TV, bet9ja, dstv etc.

How To Check Your UBA Account Balance Using UBA Code

Did you know that with your UBA bank USSD code you can easily check your bank account balance without going directly to the bank branch or any ATM machine near you? Simply dial *919*00# with the number you registered with UBA and your account balance will be sent to your mobile line as a text message.

How To Change/Reset Your UBA Transfer Pin

To reset/change your pin, simply dial *919# and send. Follow the on-screen instructions and select “pin setup” to reset/change your transfer pin.

A Quick Overview Of UBA Transfer Codes

Here is a quick overview of UBA magic transfer code. Take a proper look at this image below;

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