Airtel Nigeria, has announced a strategic partnership agreement with Genesis (www.gen.tech
), leading global mobile Internet company, to provide customers on the Airtel network with an amazing opportunity to access and surf on Naij.com and Jiji.ng for free, without data charges and at an absolutely zero-rate.
Naij.com is Nigeria?s number one most visited digital content website and most downloaded news & entertainment mobile application in the country with over 17 million unique visitors every month and more than three million app downloads. Naij.com releases news, videos and updates in English, Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba, and in Pidgin. JiJi.ng is dominating Nigerian marketplace/classifieds destination, attracting over five million unique users each month. On Jiji.ng you can buy, sell, trade, or find jobs and just about anything from 100 000+ trusted sellers and advertisers in cars, electronics, fashion, property, jobs etc.
With the partnership, Airtel subscribers can access Naij.com and Jiji.ng for free via the mobile applications or via the websites www.naij.com
Commenting on the partnership, Chief Commercial Officer, Airtel Nigeria, Ahmad Mokhles, noted that Airtel Nigeria remains committed to its vision of becoming the preferred network for mobile Internet services, stating that the partnership demonstrates the firm?s resolve to creating massive empowerment opportunities that will connect Nigerians to their dreams and enable them fulfill their full potentials.
Naij.com Editor-In-Chief, Bayo Olupohunda, said: ?In a world where news breaks like the drop of a hat, you will need the fastest medium of getting the news that are important to you at no cost. Naij.com, Nigeria?s number one online news portal understands that times are hard in our country but we have found the cheapest means of getting the news to your mobile devices.