Globacom subscribers, will start enjoying a day of free data once in a week (7-days period) as announced by the company. The innovative offer is aimed at delighting its subscribers and enhancing their experience on the network.
The offering which tagged Free Data Day, enables subscribers to access internet free of charge for a whole day as long as they reach the required voice and/or data usage threshold within seven days.
While speaking at a press conference in Lagos on Tuesday, the company’s Zonal Business Coordinator, Lagos, Adebola Omoboya stated that the offering would allow Glo subscribers to enjoy the freedom of browsing with free 200MB which can be used throughout a whole day.
“We appreciate the essence of the internet in today’s world. We are through this product empowering our customers in an unprecedented way in their business, social and educational pursuits,” Omoboya said.
So as to enjoy the Free Data Day, subscribers are required to spend N250 or more on calls in the seven days preceding the award of the free data or spend at least N150 on calls and use a minimum of 100MB of data in the seven days preceding the award of free data day from any or a combination of methods such as Pay as you use, subscription of data plan and usage from an existing data plan.
Omoboya said customers would get a notification when they have qualified for the Free Data Day and that there would be no need to dial any code to opt in or subscribe to any platform before enjoying the benefits.
“When a customer qualifies for the offering, he would be able to enjoy free data usage throughout that day, and the fair usage policy will be applicable,” he revealed.
Globacom also used the opportunity of the press conference to announce an interesting offer for customer who have dropped their Glo SIM cards for 30 days. The telecom operator announced the Glo Welcome Back, which gives N6000 to such customers when they recharge their lines.
The credit can be used to for calls (on-net only), send SMS and browse the internet. Subscribers would have to recharge their lines with airtime starting from N100 to N5,000 to access the free N6,000 airtime. The free airtime to be received depends on the amount recharged, maximum is N6,000.