Tigo launches ‘Xtreme’ bundles
MOBILEBy BiztechAfrica - July 17, 2012, 7:26 a.m.
By Hudson Kazonta, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tigo Tanzania has introduced ‘Xtreme pack’ offers with discounted internet bundles.
The first bundle is ‘Xtreme’, which offers 15 minutes Tigo to Tigo calls, 100 SMS and 50MB at only 450 Tshs per subscription. In order to subscribe to this bundle the customer needs to send the word XTREME to 15509, and enjoy the service for 24 hours.
The second bundle is ‘Xtreme zaidi’. This bundle offers 15 minutes Tigo to Tigo calls, 100 SMS and 50MB every day at only 450 Tshs daily. In order to subscribe the customer need to send the word XTREME ZAIDI to 15313, and enjoy the service every day.
Another bundle is ‘Tano’, which gives subscribers 15 SMS and 5 minutes to call Tigo-Tigo at only 250 Tshs. Subscribers need to send the word TANO to 15509, to enjoy the service for 24 hours. ‘Tano zaidi’ can be subscribed to daily for only 250 Tshs a day.
The ‘Tatu’ Xtreme pack bundle offers 3 SMS and 2 minutes to call Tigo-Tigo at 100 Tshs only and ‘Tatu zaidi’ bundle offers 3 SMS and 2 minutes to call Tigo-Tigo valid for 24 hours at only 100 Tshs daily. Customers can subscribe by sending the word TATU ZAIDI to 15313, and enjoy this service everyday.
The Xtreme bundles are aimed at taking high speed internet services to market at affordable rates.
MORE MOBILE NEWS
Orange, Emmaüs International launch phone recycling facility in AbidjanOrange and Emmaüs International have launched a fifth mobile collection facility in Africa, in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Read More
Mobile device greenhouse gas emissions surgeSmartphone charging will consume almost 14,000 Gigawatt-hours of dirty energy by 2019, says a new report. Read More
Airtel DRC, UN team up to launch social programmesMobile operator Airtel DRC has teamed up with the United Nations Development Programme (PNUD) and a local bank, Rawbank, to launch a series of social programmes aiming at improving the lives of rural Congolese people. Read More
MTN Ghana supports Asafotufiami FestivalMTN has donated five thousand Ghana Cedis and assorted items to the Chief and people of Ada as part to its contribution to the Asafotufiami Festival. Read More
4G LTE: more than 1 in 5 active mobile connections by 2019A new report from Juniper Research forecasts a rapid uptake of 4G LTE mobile technology in the next five years, with active connections crossing the 1 billion mark in 2017 and reaching 1.8 billion by 2019. Read More
Mobile technologies catalysts for development in SenegalAlcatel Lucent is participating in a mobile-based anti-diabetes campaign in Senegal. Read More
Ghana resolves to improve QoSThe Government of Ghana has announced strict punitive measures to be taken against operators whose services fall below the expected quality of service levels. Read More
Vodafone Ghana appoints new Chief Marketing OfficerVodafone Ghana has appointed Agnes Emefa Essah as its new Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Read More
MTN Ghana Foundation disburses $136 560 to build schoolMTN Ghana has delivered a state-of-the-art senior high school its Foundation built at the cost of GH¢437 000. Read More
FEATURED STORYWidening ICT skills gap: Cause for concern
Nigeria's FDI gains could be eroded by the widening gap in indigenous skilled ICT manpower, writes Kokumo Goodie.
BEST READ NEWS
IN DEPTHKenya rolls out e-extension to improve agriculture
In a bid to curb the overwhelmed number of agricultural extension officers in Kenya, the ministry of agriculture is embracing technology with their introduction of E-Extension services, which are aimed at reaching out to over 7 million farmers annually.