Jubilee Insurance, Tan Management launch travel insurance voucher

19Nov 2018
The Guardian Reporter
DAR ES SALAAM
The Guardian
Jubilee Insurance, Tan Management launch travel insurance voucher

PASSENGERS plying on the country’s dangerous roads can now afford an insurance cover to be compensated in case of death or injury from accidents.

Jubilee Insurance Company of Tanzania CEO, Dipankar Acharya (3rd R) and Tan Management’s CEO, Mohammed Jaffer (3rd L) joins fellow workers to cut a cake to mark the launch of a travel insurance product dubbed, Safari vocha at a brief occasion held in Dar es Salaam during the weekend. Photo: Guardian Photographer.

Jubilee Insurance Company Limited has partnered with Tan Management Insurance Brokers to launch the first of its kind scratch card voucher known as ‘Safari vocha.’

Safari vocha is only one of the products that has been introduced on the Jubilee cum Tan Management platform that will cover travellers within the country air, road, train and sea modfes of transport.

“Anyone having a mobile network from either Vodacom, Tigo, Halotel or Airtel can buy this insurance cover and the procedure is similar to recharging your mobile airtime,” said Dipankar Acharya, CEO of Jubilee Insurance.

“Our goal is simple, to launch more such products which give easy access to insurance services. This technology will be instrumental in ensuring that insurance reaches every corner of the country and within the shortest possible time,” Acharya added.

Seconding his Jubilee peer’s observation, Tan Management CEO, Mohammed Jaffer said Safari vocha is a game changing product in the market. “Tanzania is the first country in which we are launching this product and our aim is to cover six countries within the coming 36 months,” said Jaffer.

“We are utmost grateful to the government of Tanzania and Commissioner of Insurance for their approval of this platform which shows that Tanzania wants to lead in the tech-driven solutions industry,” Jaffer added.

The product has three variants from three days, 180 days and 365 days coverage options based on specific premium paid by clients as per their choices. Jubilee Insurance and Tan Management CEO said they are committed to providing solutions which protect the future of its customers and protects property and livelihoods.