COVID-19: Our Contribution So Far- MTN CEO
Nigeria’s dominant operator, MTN Nigeria said it has gone the extra mile to support and put smiles on its teeming customers’ faces during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Speaking on the several support, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), MTN Nigeria, Ferdi Moolman said: “Since we began providing 300 free SMS’s per month to our subscribers more than two billion SMS’s have been sent by more than 44 million subscribers demonstrating the universal appeal and accessibility of SMS as a communications service. We are proud to have been able to reach so many people and are committed to continuing to provide this service. As we continue to navigate this pandemic, we are focusing our efforts on trying to ensure no one is left behind.”
He added that MTN’s direct contributions in fight against COVID-19, include support to CACOVID (N1 billion), Federal and State Governments (communications support) and the NCDC (Devices, airtime, SMS channel and data).
MTN also provided customers with a range of free services to help make communication easier.