“We are always on the forefront of the advent of mobile money transactions in Tanzania, and we want to give our customers convenient quality services with added benefits,” said, Goodluck Charles, Tigo’s MFS Go To Market Manager.
These benefits include an instant bonus of Tsh 450 to call all networks upon the purchase of ‘Xtreme’, additionally, subscribers can buy packs for friends, family and relatives as well as purchase other packages known as ‘Tano’ and ‘Usiku’ by simply dialling *148*80#.
The package validity will be 24-hours for ‘Xtreme’ and ‘TANO’ packs and from 10pm to 6am for the ‘Usiku’ pack. In order to get a bonus a customer must buy ‘Xtreme Pack’ via Tigo Pesa and therefore must have a sufficient balance in Tigo Pesa account to purchase a package.
Tigo has taken major security measures on its Tigo Pesa product but would like to remind its subscribers that in addition to the tighter Tigo Pesa security measures already in place, subscribers must continue to take responsibility for the safety and protection of their PIN numbers and personal data by not revealing their PIN numbers or any personal information to anyone.
Tigo started operations in 1994 as the first cellular network in Tanzania. It now covers 26 regions in mainland Tanzania and Zanzibar. Tigo is one of Tanzania’s most innovative mobile phone operators, offering services ranging from affordable mobile voice communications to high speed Internet access and mobile financial services through Tigo Pesa.
Tigo is part of Millicom International Cellular S.A (MIC), which provides affordable, widely accessible and readily available cellular telephony services to more than 43 million customers in 13 emerging markets in Africa and Latin America.
For further information visit: www.tigo.co.tz