Tired of expensive calls, MTN got you covered.
South African mobile operators are not creating innovative packages to help customers hard hit by the tough economic conditions. Now petrol prices are high resulting in escalating food prices and leaving customers with little to buy airtime and much-
Well MTN is going retro and is bringing the good old days of Mahala calls, and SMSs for its prepaid customers.
From tomorrow, MTN said in a statement it will be bringing back Mahala Calls ahead of long summer days and holiday trips.
Mahala Calls is a new recharge & get promotion for all MTN Zone customers both Prepaid and TopUp on the network.
To get this offer, MTN Zone customers need to opt-in by dialing *175*0# and make a daily recharge of R10 or more to receive free minutes, up to 1 hour to make MTN to MTN calls. Customers can use the free minutes during the Mahala call hour in their current location.
MTN Zone is a prepaid per-second billing price plan that offers of up to 100% discounts on calls and SMSs. Discounts are driven by dynamic demand, which is determined by the caller’s location and the time of day.
Through this offer, MTN will be providing its MTN Zone subscribers the added value of more voice minutes to use to call their loved ones.
“Our uptake of MTN Zone, since it launched in December 2007 has been phenomenal and we’ve seen up to 14 million customers enjoying this value-adding product,” says Jacqui O’Sullivan, executive: corporate affairs, MTN SA.
“We’ve listened to our customers, we know they love Mahala Calls and we are proud to bring them back this summer to offer our customers more opportunities to stay connected to their friends and families”.”