Announcing the new offer at a press function in Dar es Salaam today, Tigo General Manager Diego Gutierrez said the new Smartphone will be sold in all Tigo outlets and agents for as little as Tsh 99,000/= only. This is the first time that a smartphone with Kiswahili menu is being into the market, he said.
According to Gutierrez, the offer, known as “Wagfitishe” will enable Tigo customers to enjoy to the fullest the coming festive season.
Commenting on the offer, Gutierrez said: “We believe this offer will enable many Tigo customers enjoy the benefits of smartphones including access to the Internet, which is in line with our commitment to promote digital lifestyle transformation. I appeal to the customers, particularly those traveling upcountry for family reunion in rural homes to take advantage of the offer and carry the special gift to their loved ones”.
According to Gutierrez, customers buying the Smartphone will enjoy a free 6 months’ package of 2GB and airtime worth Tsh 10,000 to call all networks for the first month while there will be a free Tsh 10,000 worth of airtime for the second to the sixth month for customers recharging Tsh 5,000 for Tigo to Tigo network.
The new Smartphone comes with unique special features that include an extended battery life, a dual sim, 8GB memory and a 2M pixel camera.