Telecommunication operator Glo Mobile Ghana has ruled out any plans to pullout out of Ghana.
According to the company, it has completed an upgrade of its data system which can accommodate over 20,000 new subscribers to boost its operations in Ghana.
[contextly_sidebar id=”EuX5AsJwVXH4rpiTWhjkixYC8SmiKQHE”]There are fears that the telecom company may pullout of Ghana soon due to a number of challenges it is facing currently.
Glo, which has a little over 1.3 million voice subscribers ,representing 3.91% of the total market share recently closed down majority of its shops, while a huge chunk of its staff are reported to have left the company.
But responding to the concerns, newly appointed Head of Business for Glo Mobile Ghana, Augustine Mamuro said the company was in the process of expanding its network.
“We are not contemplating anything of a sought because we have spent so much money upgrading the network we have what I say the biggest capacity today we can accommodate 20million new subscribers on our data network today that shows that we are network that we are here to stay and here to serve the people. We remain here to provide the best service to the people of Ghana and for the future we are going to expand the network and expand our coverage and as I said we in Ghana for the long haul here to stay”, he stressed.
Mr. Mamuro, who spoke to Citi Business News at a launch of four new products, revealed that Glo has made huge investments in recent times to help the company take a commanding lead in the industry.
The products include Twin Bash, Three Minutes To Free, Weekend Browsing and Night Browsing.
According to him, the four mega products were rolled out to give subscribers unmatchable value for money on the network.
“The first one, Twin Bash, is a power-packed product which gives subscribers 6 times the value of their data recharges”, he explained adding that “a subscriber who recharges with GHc1 for instance will get benefits worth GHc 6”, he said.
He stated that subscribers will also get free data worth GHc1 for gifting to friends and associates, with benefits such as a 200 percent data bundle, a 100 percent bonus airtime and a 300 percent bonus to call 10 Glo Family and Friends numbers.
By: Norvan Acquah-Hayford/citibusinessnews.com/Ghana