Tigo Tanzania launches free WhatsApp messaging service

Tigo Music TanzaniaTanzania’s leading telecommunication company, Tigo, has announced free WhatsApp services for its 10 million users.

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Tigo launches 4G LTE in Tanzania

tigo-4g-appsafricaTigo has unveiled a new 4G LTE service which is about five times faster than the 3G technology currently available in the Tanzanian market.

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Tigo subscribers to enjoy 36m music tracks on their smartphones

Tigo Music TanzaniaMusic streaming is the fastest growing area for the global music industry and music content is already the second most popular mobile phone feature in sub-Saharan Africa.  Tigo has joined the party with the launch of Tigo Music through a partnership with Deezer, the international music streaming service that will provide Tanzanians with unlimited music experience.

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The first mobile money service to pay profit to its users

Tigo Tanzania General Manager, Diego GutierrezTigo has announced the first of its regular quarterly payments worth 3bn/- (US $ 1.8 million) to Tigo Pesa users in Tanzania

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Tigo debuts m-wallet interest payments in Tanzania

Tigo Wekeza (‘Tigo Invests’), will allow over 3.5 million Tigo Pesa users to benefit from quarterly interest payments based on the balance held in their account.Tigo claimed a world first after launching an innovative mobile money service in Tanzania which offers users the opportunity to automatically earn a return on their balance direct to their wallet without the need for a separate registration.

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Africa’s first ‘interoperable’ mobile money deal

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Airtel, Tigo and Zantel have announced a pioneering agreement to allow their respective subscribers in Tanzania to send money to each other whether using Airtel Money, Tigo Pesa or EzyPesa on their mobile handsets.
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