Vodacom Customers to enjoy free incoming calls while roaming in East Africa & South Africa

Vodacom Tanzania customers can expect huge roaming savings when travelling to 9 African countries where Vodacom  and it’s various Partners operates.

These countries include South Africa (Vodacom), Mozambique (Vodacom), Lesotho (Vodacom), DRC Congo (Vodacom), Ghana (Vodafone), Kenya (Safaricom), Rwanda (MTN), Uganda (MTN), Uganda (UTL) and Burundi (UCOM).

Customers can now receive FREE incoming calls, FREE incoming SMS, lower calls and data rates while roaming on the Vodacom Lesotho, Vodacom Mozambique, Vodacom South Africa, Vodacom DRC, Vodafone Ghana and Safaricom
Kenya, MTN Rwanda, MTN Uganda, UTL Uganda, and UCOM Burundi networks.

Commenting on the new Africa roaming service, Rene Meza, Managing Director at Vodacom Tanzania says, “We know that people want to remain connected at an affordable rate whether they are at home or on holiday in South Africa or travelling for work in Ghana and that nobody likes the headache of worrying about roaming bills.

“What we’re launching today is a solution to give our customers peace of mind when travelling”. Data roaming has been and still is an expensive affair for most operators and today we are so proud to reduce substantially together with voice and SMS our data roaming charges for our customers travelling in any of our African family added Mr Meza.

This and the many products and services we have launched lately at Vodacom Tanzania are in keeping with our promise to stay the best, with the most value network in Tanzania. More should be expected from us in the coming weeks and months concluded Rene Meza, the managing Director of Vodacom in Tanzania.

For more information about Africa Roaming customers can visit Africa Roaming

Vodacom subscribers both post-paid and pre-paid will be able to receive Free incoming calls, make calls and surf on the internet at affordable rates while visiting in one of these African countries with listed networks.

Media Contact:

Salum Mwalim

External Relations Manager

<mailto:smwalim@vodacom.co.tz

About Vodacom

Vodacom Tanzania Limited is Tanzania’s leading cellular network offering state-of-the-art GSM communication services to more than 9 million customers across the country. Vodacom Tanzania is a subsidiary company of Vodacom Group (Pty) Limited, South Africa.

Vodacom Tanzania has deployed state of the art technology, thereby enhancing its product portfolio and positioning itself as the market leader for any communication solution. For voice, data, leased lines, PABX connectivity, international connectivity, WiMAX solutions, remote communication solutions over satellite or banking solutions, Vodacom Tanzania addresses the need.

Source: Vodacom Tanzania Limited – Press Release – 10 April 2012