…. Demand for Girls Connect sees expansion in Edo and Kano
Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has announced a partnership with Girl Effect, an international non-profit organization and iSON group, the largest Information Technology Group in Africa, to empower rural and vulnerable girls in matters relating to finance, entrepreneurship, health, economic empowerment and safety, among others.
The Minister of Communications Technology, Barrister Adebayo Shittu, has appealed to corporate organizations and wealthy Nigerians to support humanitarian causes as this can help reduce the rate of poverty in the country.
AWARD: (L-R) Uzor Okonmah, Head, Health & Insurance Solutions, Interswitch Limited; Veronica Onoja, Vice President, Mobile Financial & Digital Services, Airtel Nigeria and Sina Adegoke, Regional Operations Director, Lagos, Airtel Nigeria during the Interswitch Award Ceremony in Lagos, recently.
Leading telecommunications service provider, Airtel Nigeria,has been honoured with the Payment Innovation in Telecom Award by Africa’s leading transaction switching and processing services company, Interswitch.
Airtel Nigeria has awarded the sum of N3m each to the three young entrepreneurs who emerged winners in the Aso Villa Day Demo (AVDD). The winners received their cash prizes from the telco’s Banana Island, Lagos head office recently.
Leading telecommunication service provider, Airtel Nigeria, has unveiled Airtel Smartspeedoo, a new affordable and innovative data service seating on an upgraded 3G network with a 4G speed experience in Lagos.
As part of its contribution towards Federal Government’s efforts to deepen financial inclusion in the country, leading telecoms operator, Airtel Nigeria, has collaborated with payment solution provider, Wari, to provide an innovative payment platform for Nigerians.
As part of sustained creation of awareness on its newly launched product, ‘SmartCONNECT’, Airtel Nigeria has taken to road show in the Lagos region to educate Lagosians on the SIM card.
SmartCONNECT is a special four SIM family pack with bonus to call family and friends and enjoy 200 percent bonus on recharge of N200 and above to call all networks.
Following its recent partnership with the African Union (AU) Commission to support the fight against Ebola in West Africa, Airtel Nigeria has announced a new SMS short-code, 7979, that will help raise funds and drive awareness for the initiative.