Airtel Nigeria has unveiled special Ramadan offerings to enable customers connect to families and loved ones at affordable rates and also boost their spiritual state with Islamic inspirational quotes, throughout the holy month of Ramadan.
Customers, who subscribe to the Voice Islamic Content during Ramadan, according to a statement from Airtel Nigeria, would enjoy the daily voice wakeup call service at N15K/sec and also receive tips on Hajj preparation and daily Jummah sermons at a cost of N50 per week.
The telecommunications firm also announced that exclusive SMS messages on Douaa, Holy Quran, Hadith and biography of the prophet at a cost of N50 per week would be sent to subscribing customers till the end of the Ramadan season.
Besides, there is also exclusive content for mobile data users on http://airtellive.com that can be downloaded such as wallpapers and videos for their handsets. In addition, there are various data plans available including the special 786 plan giving 125MB for N786.
To enjoy these packages, customers are expected to dial *786# to subscribe to any or all of these services.
Mr. Olu Akanmu, Chief Marketing Officer, said that the offerings demonstrated the importance Airtel placed on its customers, stressing that the company would continue to provide customers with delightful services that met their needs irrespective of class or location.
“We believe that the purpose for the season would be further enriched with the Airtel Ramadan offer as every customer that subscribes to these unique services would be greatly uplifted. We have carefully balanced the benefits not just in the Islamic contents alone but also on the direct voice, SMS and data services which when combined, would further educate, inspire and above all enhance communication and bonding between our Muslim brothers and sisters across the country and in the Diaspora,” said Akanmu.
Other benefits, customers would stand to enjoy other pre-existing services that includes up to 200 per cent combined bonus of talk time, SMS and data on recharge of N200 and above, as well as exclusive call rate of 10k/sec for Airtel to Airtel calls, SMS at N1/SMS and free midnight calls to loved ones and family members on Airtel Club 10.
In addition, subscribers to the Ramadan offer can also take advantage of the Airtel Hello Tunes by downloading or purchasing Islamic tunes or prayers as a source of inspiration for themselves or for family and loved ones accordingly. Subscription and Tune download cost N100.