Airtel CEO, Prasanta Das Sarma with Joy Nyaga interact with boda boda operators during the launch of the new Airtel voice product dubbed Tubonge.
BY UPESINEWS BUSINESS REPORTER,NAIROBI,28TH MARCH 2017-The leading mobile phone service provider Airtel has launched a new product aimed at ensuring that all its prepaid and postpaid customers enjoy cheaper call rates .The new offer dubbed “Tubonge”, targets Kenyans from all walks of life that rely on
making calls as their preferred mode of communication.
There are 3 Tubonge offers, a daily offer for Kshs.10, a weekly offer for Kshs.50 and a monthly offer that goes for Kshs. 150. All Tubonge offers come with 100mins for Airtel to Airtel calls per day and a 2 shillings calling rate to any other network.
To opt in on the new offer, customers get to dial *544# and choose the first option
which gives them the various categories for daily, weekly or monthly offers. For instance, for Tubonge 10, dial *544*10#
Speaking at the launch event, Airtel Kenya CEO, Prasanta Das Sarma stated that Tubonge is aimed at making the lives of the local Wananchi easier as it offers affordability and convenience thus making Airtel the preferred telecommunications
Tubonge is available to all new and existing prepaid customers.
To start enjoying the new offer Customers can subscribe to Tubonge by simply dialing *544# from an Airtel line,and following the prompts to complete the transaction.
Tubonge can be used with other offers. Bundles like UnlimiNet and Tosha will have a higher priority than the Tubonge offer.
-On auto renewal the unused minutes are forfeited and not rolled over.Tubonge minutes are valid for local use only.