Airtime Top Up

Easily top-up your prepaid service airtime using our electronic airtime recharge system

The service enables you to electronically recharge your prepaid service airtime without scratching voucher cards. You can top up airtime to your mobiles through Yimulu, Electronic Voucher Distribution (EVD) and Mobile Wallets.

1. YIMULU

  • Enables you to electronically recharge prepaid services airtime of any value beginning from Birr 5 upto Birr 5, 000.
  • The service is available at shops, supermarkets and other partner organizations which are giving Yimulu (Electronic Top Up) service throughout the country including our shops.

2. EVD- Electronic Voucher Distribution (EVD)

  • This flexible system enables secure variable airtime value top-ups.
  • By replacing physical recharge vouchers, subscribers can recharge their prepaid services airtime in a more convenient way.
  • EVD service is available at shops, supermarkets and other partner organizations which are giving EVD service throughout the country.

3. Mobile Wallet

 

This service enables you to easily top-up directly from your bank account from anywhere at any time.

 

 

For Commercial Bank of Ethiopia Customers

Via CBE- Birr

  • Dial *847# Login to CBE Birr
    • Select buy airtime option from menu
  • To recharge for yourself
    • Select my phone to recharge your mobile
    • Enter amount
    • Enter PIN
    • Confirm
  • To Recharge for Others
    • Select other phone to recharge other number
    • Enter Phone number
    • Enter amount
    • Enter PIN
    • Confirm

For Mobile Banking Customers

  • For CBE Mobile App
    • Open CBE Mobile App
    • Select Top up from the list
    • Select Buy Airtime
    • Enter Mobile Number
    • Enter Amount
    • Click Submit
  • For *889# USSD
    • Dial *889#
    • Select 1 to Login
    • Enter PIN
    • Select More option
    • Select Buy Airtime
    • Enter mobile number
    • Enter amount
    • Confirm

For Ebirr Customers/ E-birr Mobile Wallet

  • Dial *841#
  • Enter PIN number
  • Select 6 mobile card
  • Select option 1 self-Airtime recharge
  • Enter amount
  • Confirm recharge 1 Yes

For Awash Bank Customers

  • Dial *901#
  • Enter PIN number
  • Select 2 Mobile bill
  • Choose account you wish to debit
  • Select option 1 mobile prepaid card recharge
  • Select 1 own mobile number
  • Please enter the amount in ETB

For United Bank (Hibir Mobile) Customers

  • Dial *881#
  • Enter PIN
  • Enter option 5 (Bill Payments)
  • Enter option 1 for Airtime Top Up
  • Enter option 1 for prepaid
  • Enter option 2 for postpaid
  • Enter the source account
  • Select the Beneficiary Mobile:
  • Enter 1 to recharge for yourself,
  • Enter 2 to recharge for other number
  • Enter amount
  • Enter the six-digit security code
  • Enter option 1 to confirm the amount

For Berhan Bank Customers

  • Dial *881#
  • Enter PIN
  • Enter option 5 (Bill Payments)
  • Enter option 1 for Airtime Top Up
  • Enter option 1 for prepaid
  • Enter option 2 for postpaid
  • Enter the source account
  • Select the Beneficiary Mobile:
  • Enter 1 to recharge for yourself,
  • Enter 2 to recharge for other number
  • Enter amount
  • Enter the six-digit security code
  • Enter option 1 to confirm the amount

For Abay Bank Customers

  • To recharge your mobile
    • Dial *812#
    • Enter PIN
    • Choose “7” from menu and Press “Send”
    • Choose “1” from menu and Press “Send”
    • Choose Source Account from menu and Press “Send”
    • Enter the amount to recharge.
    • Enter PIN to confirm
  • To Recharge for others
    • Dial *812#
    • Enter PIN
    • Choose “7” from menu and Press “Send”
    • Choose “2” from menu and Press “Send”
    • Choose Source Account from menu and Press “Send”
    • Enter phone number
    • Enter the amount to recharge.
    • Enter PIN to confirm

For Oromia Bank Customers

    • Dial *840#
    • Enter PIN
    • Select 3 (Airtime Top Up) for mobile Airtime top up
  • Select 1 (For Yourself) to recharge for yourself
    • Enter amount to be recharged
    • Select account to be deducted
    • Enter 1 to confirm or 2 to cancel
  • Select 2 (For Gift) to recharge other mobile number
    • Enter mobile number to be recharged
    • Enter amount to be recharged
    • Select account to be deducted
    • Enter 1 to confirm or 2 to cancel

For Sahay Mobile Banking (Rays MFI) Customers

    • Dial *873#
    • Enter PIN
    • Select Purchase Airtime from the menu
  • Select my number to recharge your mobile
    • Enter amount
    • Confirm
  • For other Number
    • Enter the required phone number
    • Enter amount
    • Confirm

helloCash Mobile Wallet

  1. Somali Micro Finance: *838*2*4*Service Number*Amount*PIN#
  2. Cooperative Bank of Oromia: *983*2*4*Service Number*Amount*PIN#
  3. Wegagen Bank: *819*2*4*Service Number*Amount*PIN#
  4. Lion International Bank: *803*2*4*Service Number*Amount*PIN#