Telecom launches end-year festivities promotion

07Dec 2018
Dar es Salaam
The Guardian
Telecom launches end-year festivities promotion

HALOTEL Tanzania yesterday launched special offer ‘dubbed’ Christmas and New Year BANG BANG” as Christmas gift so that Halotel customers can enjoy 2GB internet bundle at 2000/- during this festival season.

Speaking in Dar es Salaam at the official launch of the offer, Halotel head of communications, Mhina Smwenda said that during this year’s festival season,  Halotel customers will be able to use internet services to  get different information especially in areas where they want to visit, share pictures of different events with their colleges.

“During festive season majority Tanzanians will be travelling in different areas across the country for Christmas and New Year holidays, while other people from abroad will be in Tanzania for the same and visiting our different tourist destinations, so we want them  get high-speed internet services, so that they get different information,” he said.

 “This is special offer to our customers, and  we want them use high-speed internet services that is very convenient for what they need to do during this season,” he stressed.

The official said that Halotel customers have been purchasing 1.3GB internet package at 2,000/-, but in this season, the customers will be buying 2GB at the same price.

According to him, ‘Christmas BANG BANG’ intends to relieve the customers from digging deeper   into their pockets to buy internet bundle at a reasonable price during this end-year festivities.

Apart from that Halotel has slashed price for day internet package by 60 percent and will continue improve services and meet customers’ demands.

 “We have decided to provide offer to our customers after discovered that the demand is very high to internet and airtime users to communicate with their relatives and friends during the festival season.”


In a  in a bid to ensure that the customers get assured of using the Halotel communication services in all areas where they are, the company’s network coverage has in almost all over the country, reaching 95 percent of Tanzanians.

He called on all Halotel customers including those travelling up-country regions for family get-together   to take advantage of the exciting offer and visit in their shops to purchase a Smartphone.

"We believe this offer will enable many Halotel customers to enjoy the benefits of this smartphone retailing at an affordable price, including access to internet which is in line with our commitment to provide high-speed internet services.”