Shell Energy Entrepreneurs banner Yudala banner
Airtel introduces exclusive WhatsApp Data Bundle Service

By News Express on 08/04/2013

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 2,480


Leading telecoms services provider Airtel Nigeria has introduced “WhatsApp” data application packages in line with its commitment to offering best telecoms experience to Nigerians.

A statement issued on behalf of Airtel by its PR agency Blueflower said the new offering follows a cross-promotion agreement with WhatsApp Inc. that secured for Airtel Nigeria the exclusive right to launch “WhatsApp” packages in Nigeria.

To access the Airtel “WhatsApp” bundle, customers are to dial *948# at N100/month to enjoy the service exclusively on Airtel platform.

Speaking on the new offer, Olu Akanmu, the Chief Marketing Officer of Airtel Nigeria, described the “WhatsApp” data bundle service asthe first of its kind in the country. He said that it would provide great a channel to connect Nigerian youths to their friendswith unlimited access.

According to him, the new package, which is available to all prepaid subscribers, attracts no deductions from the user’s data bundle or airtime balance.

“Coming at a time when we are about to start Mobile Number Portability in Nigeria, and with our robust 3.75g broadband strength spread over 180 cities across the country, our customers have just been handed another winner in our collection of bespoke data services through WhatsApp. We shall continue to push harder to realise our vision of becoming the most loved brand in the daily lives of Nigerians,” Akanmu stated.

Customers who activate data bundles of 200MB or more can also enjoy unlimited access to “WhatsApp” withouthaving to pay for the value-added service.

News Express reports that the “WhatsApp” application allows instant chat features, file & location sharing and more via smart phones through the Internet.

Photo: Airtel Nigeria’s Chief Marketing Officer, Olu Akanmu.

Source News Express

Posted 08/04/2013 11:14:26 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

 

You may also like...
CBN implicated in questionable $1.95 million (over N400m)...

Foreign-based kidnapper behind Ozekhome’s ordeal lands in SSS...

Peterside condemns Amachree’s murder, describes Rivers State as...

Police to partner UN Habitat on low cost...

Shooting of Senator Abe a declaration of war...

Inside Nigeria’s million dollar wedding industry

Magazine on Yakowa to be launched next week...

Rio 2016: 31 athletes face ban over doping...

EFCC official desecrates Fani-Kayode’s Bible •I was offered...

Five researchers emerge winners of PTDF grant

YES, MANDELA DYING —South African President

Skye Bank Chairman strikes again, acquires Ascot Offshore...

 

Latest News 12 killed, 48 wounded in Maiduguri suicide bomb attack 6 killed in fresh Benue attacks American, Canadian kidnapped in Kaduna, 2 police escorts killed Wicked grandma burns 9-year-old granddaughter’s hands for eating brother’s food Fake healer held over fake pregnancies School children donate household items to troops fighting insurgency in North-East Seek justice and reparation for victims of attacks by herdsmen, SERAP tells Buhari UK Prime Minister creates Minister for Loneliness Bauchi Fertiliser Company set to take over northern market Ohanaeze President General dismisses accident rumour Militancy: Bayelsa professionals seek investigation of Sylva, Lokpobiri Umeh unfolds agenda as Senator for Anambra Central

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (314,541 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (303,693 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (243,827 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (200,941 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (189,672 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (178,922 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (155,203 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (139,151 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (135,838 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (124,166 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (121,304 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (118,695 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (33) Business (2,850) Business Verdict (32) Columnists (790) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (200) Entertainment (431) Features (541) Global Business Monitor (222) International (1,743) Interviews (139) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (100) News (31,951) Opinion (864) Pidgin (10) Politics (4,351) Religion (666) Sports (1,405) Stock Watch (25) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN Banner advert

CBN Words on marble

 

 

Thierry Henry in Lagos Nigeria

 

APO Group Partner

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!