Airtel launches a 0.1 kobo data plan in Nigeria
service providers has launched a special data
Plan that will enable users browse the web at a reduced rate.
Unveiled as ‘Airtel Magic Box ’, the new
data plan allows Airtel users to enjoy internet
services at a reduced rate from as low as 0.1
kobo per MB, depending on customer’s
allocated Pay As You Go (PAYU) data band.
The offer, designed for prepaid customers,
has nine different PAYU bands.
To enjoy the latest data product from Airtel,
customers are to dial *758*2# to confirm
their respective band and start surfing the web at ease .
Speaking at the launch, the Chief
Olu Akanmu said the launch of Airtel Magic
Box further demonstrates the brand’s recent
message to Nigerians that “it has got them
The CEO stated: “Airtel’s broadband
superiority draws from its 3.75G service
coverage in almost 180 towns and cities
across the country including Abuja, hence the
company’s resolve to convey to its customers
and especially those yet to embrace the
network, to urgently do so and enjoy the
many possibilities that being on the
friendship network offers”.
Officer and Managing Director of Airtel
Nigeria, Segun Ogunsanya said the new
advertising campaign on its network was
necessary to draw attention to the enormous
capacity of its network and its sweeping
coverage of the length and breadth of the
country which has given the company the
confidence in its chances of success in the
likely competition that would be occasioned
by the imminent take off of the impending
Mobile Number Portability