July 17 – Airtel Nigeria came up with special Ramadan offerings to help customers connect to families and loved ones at affordable rates and also lift their spiritual well-being with inspirational Islamic quotes during the Holy month of Ramadan.
A statement issued in Lagos, Nigeria indicated that customers can receive inspiring and informative services from Airtel by simply dialling *786#. It was further stated that subscribers can also enjoy cheap international call rates to select destinations worldwide.
“Customers will enjoy include prayers from Mecca – offered for free for 5 days. With this service, customers will be able to join their Muslim Faithful in Mecca as they pray to Allah during this Ramadan,” the statement stated.
Other services being offered include: free of charge rules for fasting, Dua, Hadith, Sahur and lots more for five days. To subscribe to the special Airtel Ramadan packages and to access all the contents and applicable charges, customers are required to select from the respective menu options after entering the code.
“We have carefully balanced the benefits not just with the Islamic content alone but also on the direct voice, SMS, data and roaming 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 Diasporas”, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) stated.
COO and Executive Director of the company, Deepak Srivastava, told that the purpose for the Islamic season would be further enhanced with the Airtel Ramadan offer as every customer that subscribes to any of these services would be uplifted to a great extent.