Airtel Nigeria and Kirusa have unveiled a mobile service dubbed the Celebrity Connect intended to connect the public with their celebrities
The telecommunication company says the service enables Nigerians to reach out and connect to their favorite celebs.
Airtel Nigeria pointed out that by using the platform, celebrities can share updates on their daily lives, thought and emotions using their own voices to their fans. The celebrities can afterwards use their smartphones to leave a voice message, which are then be delivered to fans to listen to what their favourite celebrity has to say.
Nigerian customers can call and listen to celebrity updates over the phone. The fans also get an opportunity to speak and engage with the celebrities in multiple ways online and offline.
Airtel Nigeria chief commercial officer Maurice Newa noted that the introduction of Celebrity Connect as a social platform that links Airtel customers with their favourite celebrities is an indication that the service provider remains committed to offering unique and quality products and services to its new and existing customers in Nigeria.
Celebrity Connect, which is powered by Kirusa’s Vobolo social media platform, has been launched by Airtel Ghana and is available to all Nigerian Airtel customers.