Airtel Tanzania unveils affordable off-net calls offer
Mobile network operator Airtel Tanzania has launched a new service that enables its customers to make off-net voice calls and SMS at savings of up to 75% compared to previous rates, without the need to change their SIM card. The new service, dubbed ‘Airtel Yatosha’, combines a one SIM, one tariff proposition bundling voice, SMS and data in one package that can be mixed to suit the customers daily needs. Prices for the new service start at TZS349 (USD0.22) for ten minutes of voice calls to any network, 100 text messages and 25MB of internet downloads (per 24hr period). Commenting on the launch, Airtel managing director Sunil Colaso said: The ’Airtel Yatosha service makes it easy, more affordable for customers and the whole of Tanzania to communicate across all networks at the most competitive rates.’ Airtel Yatosha is available in two options: the aforementioned daily subscription and a weekly one costing from TZS1,999 for 70 calls minutes, 700 SMS and 75MB of data.