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    • Tigo’s Chief Technical and Information Officer, Jerome Albou addresses senior editors from Tanzanian media during the workshop on Tigo’s network modernization initiative. The workshop was conducted at Tigo Headquarters in Dar es Salaam. Photo: Tigo
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Tigo customers to enjoy high-quality services with modernized network infrastructure

Despite the changing dynamics in market conditions and ecosystem, value chains, competition and regulation challenges, customer demands and usage behavior, Tigo continues to stand out from the crowd mainly due to its culture of customer-oriented innovation

Tigo Tanzania (www.Tigo.co.tz) customers are now set to continue enjoying high-tech services following the announcement of a massive drive by the telecom operator to further modernize its network infrastructure. The news of the upgrade, revealed recently in Dar es Salaam will be music to the ears of the subscribers even…

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Tigo Launches First State-of-the-Art Call Centre in Tanzania

Boasting the latest technology, the Call Centre complete with embedded data security measures to protect customer information and identity, has been designed to offer Tigo customers dedicated world-class service

Tigo (www.Tigo.co.tz), Tanzania’s leading Digital Lifestyle company, has announced the opening of a new state of the art Call Centre, the first of its kind in the country.  Boasting the latest technology, the Call Centre complete with embedded data security measures to protect customer information and identity, has been designed to offer…

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Tigo continues to support mobile birth registration in Tanzania

Decentralized births and deaths registration system for under-fives to benefit over 650,000 children in Geita and Shinyanga regions

Tanzania’s digital lifestyle company, Tigo (www.Tigo.co.tz), has continued to support the Tanzania government’s under-five birth registration initiative through an innovative mobile application that is massively accelerating provisioning of birth certificates for children under the age of five. The under-five birth registration drive, launched in Geita and Shinyanga regions along the Lake Victoria…

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    • Tigo Tanzania Managing Director, Diego Gutierrez (right), hands over a dummy cheque to Nancy Sumari, (right, in white), one of the winners of the Tigo Digital Change-makers’ awards in Dar es Salaam last Thursday. Looking on are, Tigo Corporate Social Responsibility Manager, Halima Okash, (center) and Reach for Change Country Manager, Josephine Msambichaka (Photo Courtesy: Tigo)
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Tigo Tanzania awards $40,000 to support projects run by local social entrepreneurs

Digital lifestyle telecom company unveils 5th edition winners of annual Change-Makers’ competition

Tigo Tanzania (www.Tigo.co.tz), in partnership with a non-profit organization, Reach for Change (http://Africa.ReachForChange.org), has given an award of USD 20,000 each to two winners of the 5th edition of the Tigo Digital Changemakers Competition. The competition aims at identifying and supporting social entrepreneurs who use digital tools and technology to…

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    • (L-R) Tigo Brand Manager, William Mpiga, left, speaks to the media during the introduction of ‘Halichachi’ data and voice bundle in Dar es Salaam on Wednesday this week; right is Tigo’s Corporate Communications Manager, Woinde Shisael. Photo courtesy: Tigo
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“Bando HaliChachi”: Tigo Trailblazing Yet Another First For Tanzania

The new bundle, dubbed in Swahili “Bando HaliChachi” (translated “bundle that does not expire”) is testament to Tigo’s unwavering commitment to giving customers the freedom to communicate

Following the launch of “Megamix” - the first ever Data bundle with Free Minutes and SMS, in October 2016, Tigo Tanzania (www.Tigo.co.tz) has thrilled customers once again with the launch of yet another data and voice bundle combo.  The new bundle, dubbed in Swahili “Bando HaliChachi” (translated “bundle that does…

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Tigo Tanzania launches 5th Annual Digital Changemakers’ Award

This year’s award has new focus on education, digital inclusion and business entrepreneurship

Tigo Tanzania (www.Tigo.co.tz), in partnership with the non-profit organization, Reach for Change (Africa.ReachforChange.org), has launched its 5th annual ‘Tigo Digital Changemakers’ Award competition. The competition aims at identifying and supporting social entrepreneurs who use digital tools and technology to improve communities and impact future generations. This year, Tigo is looking…

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Tigo Tanzania continues to pioneer under - five Mobile Birth Registration

The under-five birth registration initiative in Iringa and Njombe regions is expected to benefit more than 200,000 under five children in the two regions

Tanzania digital lifestyle company, Tigo (www.Tigo.co.tz), is supporting the government under-five birth registration initiative through innovative mobile application that is massively accelerating provisioning of birth certificate for children under the age of five. The under-five birth registration initiative in Iringa and Njombe regions is expected to benefit more than 200,000…

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Tigo Pesa Customers Pocket Tshs. 5.6b /- (US$2,570,120) in Ninth Quarterly Profit Share

Tigo Head of Mobile Financial Services, Ruan Swanepoel said cumulatively the company has paid its mobile financial services users a total of Tshs 46.2 billion (US$ 21,203,490) in quarterly payments since the launch of the service in July 2014

Tanzania’s leading digital lifestyle company, Tigo (www.Tigo.co.tz) has announced another quarterly payment of Tshs 5.6 billion (US$ 2,570,120) to Tigo Pesa users, the ninth time in a row that the telecom is distributing profit to its mobile financial services users. Speaking at press conference in Dar es Salaam today, Tigo Head…

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    • Tigo Tanzania General Manager, Diego Gutierrez (left), stresses a point during the Global System Mobile Association (GSMA) Mobile 360-Africa Conference held on 26th-28th July 2016 at the Julius Nyerere International Conference Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Right is the moderator of the discussion, Bradley Shaw, Founder, Continuum Consulting
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Tigo Tanzania Show-Cases Transformative Financial Inclusion and Commitment to Closing the Gender Gap at the GSMA Mobile 360 Africa Event

Millicom, which operates under the Tigo brand, was the Platinum Sponsor of the three-day GSMA Mobile 360 Africa event

Tanzania’s leading digital lifestyle company, Tigo has outlined its strategic priorities that are meant to drive the company’s long-term social investment objectives. Speaking at the GSMA Mobile 360-Africa event held on 26th-28th July 2016 at the Julius Nyerere International Conference Centre in Tanzania’s commercial capital City, Dar es Salaam, Tigo…

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    • The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Communications, Works and Infrastructure, Prof. Faustine Kamuzora (seated, left) and Tigo Chief Commercial Officer, Shavkat Berdiev (seated, right) sign a Memorandum of Understanding in which Tigo will provide internet access to Tanzania’s secondary schools through the e-Schools Project
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Tigo sign MOU with the Tanzanian Government to connect secondary schools to the internet

The first time that the government and a mobile network operator are cooperating on an ICT project of such a large scale and scope

Tanzania’s leading digital lifestyle company, Tigo Tanzania (www.Tigo.co.tz) has today entered into a partnership with the Ministry of Communications, Works and Infrastructure to facilitate the roll-out of internet access points in the country’s secondary schools so as to complement the e-Schools Project for a period of 2 years. As part…