Airtel Nigeria has introduced the ‘Airtel Trybe’, for the youth market. With this product Airtel subscribers will have the opportunity to enjoy free SMS, social media like Whatsapp, Twitter, Facebook, and also make calls at 11kobo per second across all networks, while on any Nigerian tertiary institution’s campus.
it also offers additional opportunities to customers for deriving maximum benefits from voice calls, SMS and data for social media platforms at affordable rates. In addition to these there are also other amazing bonuses for new and existing customers who subscribe.
The Chief Commercial Officer of Airtel Nigeria, Maurice Newa, said the telecoms company has again demonstrated its passion for the youth, stressing that Airtel will continue to create innovative products and services as well as convenient platforms for customers to experience world-class telecoms services on the network.
“With Airtel Trybe, a platform which not only offers affordable call and SMS rates, but also comes with huge attractive data plans, we have shown that we clearly and deeply care about providing opportunities for our customers to enjoy every moment on our network,” Newa said.
Customers can get on the Airtel Trybe package by dialing *312# or through SMS by sending YES to 312. To begin to enjoy the freebies, customers simply need to use up to N48 in a day with the first 2 minutes call charged at N40k per/sec while other calls are charged at N20k/sec for on-net and N30k/sec for off-net calls.
Customers who make international calls will enjoy N30k/sec from the very first minute on calls to the United States of America, India, China, Canada and the United Kingdom, for all landline calls.
They will also enjoy freebies after the first 120 seconds. The freebies include free 10 minutes Trybe-to-Trybe calls for each subscriber per day and another free voice calls offer from 11 pm to 4.30am to other Airtel subscribers. In addition, subscribers get daily freebies to chat with unlimited access to Whatsapp, Twitter, Facebook and Blackberry Messenger, and valid for 2 days.
As part of the offering, Airtel Trybe comes with a special campus zone rate of 11k/sec for all local calls made to every network. This rate applies to calls made only in the campus of any Nigerian higher institution and it is designed to help students stay connected to their families, friends and loved ones, Newa emphasised.
There is free 5MB weekly bonus on N100 recharge and 15MB instant bonus every week upon cumulative recharge of N200 per week to browse the internet, while new prepaid subscribers on Trybe enjoy additional bonus of up to 200 percent on every recharge for calls or SMS to local networks.
A recharge of N500 and above attracts 200 percent bonus, while N200 and N100 recharge attract 100 per cent and 50 per cent respectively. In addition, 50 percent bonus on total week’s recharge from Monday to Friday is given for Airtel-to-Airtel calls on Saturday and Sunday only. The bonus is given instantly and valid for 7days.