94,852 new subscribers joined Tigo Rwanda in the month of July 2017, bringing the number of subscribers from 3,262,099 in June 2017 to 3,356,951 in July 2017.
Caption: Philip Amoateng, Tigo CEO, and Pascal Mugisha, Head of Territories Management, Sales and Distributions, during a recent customer appreciation visit.
According to figures released by the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA), among telecom operators Tigo Rwanda made the largest gains in the month of July 2017 with subscriber numbers growing by 2.9% when compared to June 2017 subscriber figures.
Due to the gains in subscribers, Tigo Rwanda now enjoys market share of 39.5%, up from 36.5% in December 2016.
Commenting on the gains, Philip Amoateng, Chief Executive Officer, Tigo Rwanda, said, “Our positive subscriber growth is a testament to not only the growth of customer confidence in the quality of the services we offer, such as the fast data and Tigo Cash mobile financial services but also the highly motivated sales and distribution team that we have on the ground. We are working towards becoming the market leader by the end of 2017”.
About Tigo Rwanda
Tigo Rwanda is owned by Millicom, a leading telecommunications and media company uniquely dedicated to emerging markets in Latin America and Africa. It provides mobile, mobile financial, cable and satellite services to over 60 million customers in fourteen countries, primarily under the Tigo brand. Tigo has been operating in Africa since 1993, in Rwanda since 2009, and serves over 26 million customers in Africa.