Zain, the county’s premier mobile communications provider this week announced a landmark record of 3 million customers on its network, only weeks after the company launched a count-down campaign to celebrate this milestone.
This record-breaking achievement within the Zambian telecommunications industry, is an endorsement that Zain is truly the most preferred mobile phone service provider covering the nation’s 72 districts and beyond.
Announcing the development in Lusaka, Zain Managing Director, Mr. David Holliday named Lusaka based 18-year- old Mwamba Edna of Kamwala South as the 3 millionth customer recorded on the network.
Mr. Holliday thanked customers for their loyalty and choice of Zain as their preferred network.
“Our network covers all districts in Zambia with the lowest calling rates. More and more people are joining Zain each day; from customers who have a genuine communications need and who want an economical phone with our 1Kwache Che offer, all the way through to small and large business and corporate customers. Whatever the needs of our customers, we at Zain have the solution,” Mr. Holliday said.
On 2nd November, Zain announced a count-down campaign to celebrate the 3 millionth customer by giving a number of prizes to selected customers on the network.
The 3 millionth customer this month is receiving a generous gift of ZMK 3,000,000 (three million Kwacha) in talk-time credit to his phone!!
“The celebration continues until the end of the year. Every day, thousands of our customers will be winners – already we have given away over 108,000 free credits and 27 I-Pods in celebrating this milestone ! Provided customers have their Zain phone switched on at some time over the 7 days prior to our daily draw, they will be eligible for a prize,” said Mr. Holliday.
Customers stand a chance to continue winning the following prizes:
* 1,000 prizes of K10,000 talk-time credits each day
* 3,000 prizes of K5,000 talk-time credits each day
* And we’ll be giving away 100 i-Pods in our lucky draws
Mr. Holliday has assured customers of Zain’s continuous growth in 2010, adding that the company was excited about a number of initiatives that will benefit customers and answer to all of their communication needs.
[Issued by the Public Relations and Corporate Affairs Manager]