Ayoba is one of the top messaging apps in Africa, it is simply WhatsApp for Africans and it is powered by MTN. MTN is one of the largest mobile network services in Africa and Ayoba is their take on WhatsApp in Africa. So in this article, I will tell you all you need to know about this messing app including how to delete Ayoba account.
Ayoba is an instant messaging application just like WhatsApp but made only for Africans. In fact “Ayoba” is a South African slang for saying okay”.
This app lets you chat with anyone regardless of whether they have the app installed or not. Also you can use this app to send and receive money anywhere you are in Africa.
Someone who is using the Ayoba app can send a messege to a user who does not have the app and the person will receive it via SMS . From there that person can reply using SMS to the person that sent them the message from the same SMS. So wilth app you do not need to install it before chatting with users who do not have the app installed on their device.
The app is available to be downloaded from the Play Store, however it is scheduled to arrive later on IOS devices.
The app has a total of 33 different African languages including Swahili and Afrikaans. This means if you are in Africa your language is likely to be there.
If you download the Ayoba application there are lots of features you will enjoy when using it. That is why I’m going to list the features below for you to see to give you a taste of what you will have when you download it.
- The app is free to use, you can download it free on the Play Store and start using it today.
- You can share videos, images, audios and other files with your contacts using this app.
- This app makes it easy for you to quickly connect with your friends and contacts by sending your existing address book.
- The app supports both voice and video calls.
- Instant messaging, text messaging and voice messaging are available using data connection.
- there is end-to-end encryption just like on WhatsApp
- you can chat with anyone whether the person has the app installed or not.
- Sharing your real-time location is easy using this app for meeting your contacts.
- You can also do group chat.
- Finally there is free access to listen to up to 200 songs in 10 playlist with this app.
Download Ayoba App
To download this app is easy there are 2 methods on how you can download this app the methods are listed below:
- Open the Ayoba website on your device.
- Now scroll down and tap on the blue Download Ayoba button.
- On your Android device launch your Play store
- Now type and search for “Ayoba” without the quotes.
- When the results comes out, tap on the app and then tap on Install.
How to delete Ayoba Account
Now, we have come to the main purpose of this article, which is about how to delete a Ayoba account. There are two ways I will be showing you on how you can delete your account. Just follow the procedure correctly and you are good. The first method is for when your phone is stolen and you want to delete your account, while the second is if you want to stop using this app and delete your account.
Method 1 – For Stolen Phone
Contact their support on Ayoba.me/contact-en, Include your heading as “Lost/Stolen phone. Please deactivate my account” Without the quotes. Also add your mobile number on the feedback form and send.
Method 2 – Delete Account
- Open your Ayoba application.
- Now tap on the Menu at the top left corner of the application.
- Now select Settings and tap on Maintenance.
- Click on “Delete your account” Finally confirm by pressing OK.
Once you have done that your account will be automatically deleted. But if you have sent a message to their support to help delete your account you have to wait for a while for their response.