By Juliet Umeh
As a measure to cushion the effect of COVID-19 on Nigerians, help on remote work and school, Internet Company, Smile has announced significant changes to its data plans to help out.
The company explains, “On offer, is a range of data plans with tenor that range from Daily, Weekly, Monthly and even Yearly. The Daily and weekly offers boast of
varying validity periods of 1day, 2days and 7days. The price tag, in this category, ranges from N300 to N1, 500 while the GB is between 1GB and 6GB.
“For the monthly offer, the validity period is 30 days and can be used at anytime of the day and night. The price ranges from N1, 000 to N18, 000 with data volumes and is between 1.5GB and 100GB.
The validity period for the BumpaValue plans offer three options of 60days, 90 days and 120 days with data volume of 50GB, 80GB and 100GB.
“One-year data plans with price range of N8,000, N16,000, N36,000, N70,000 and N120,000 and data volumes of 15GB, 35GB, 90GB, 200GB and 400GB,” Smile explained.
Chief Marketing Officer of the company, Abdul Hafeez, said Smile’s resolve to revamp its Data Plans is to lessen the burden on families whose wards have been taking online classes at home and businesses whose workers have been working remotely by availing them the most competitive data offers in the market.
He said: “We are revamping all our data plans making them the BestValue, and usable anytime of the day.”
Applauding the company for introducing the latest development, Oluseyi Balogun, Smile customer based in Anifowose Area of Ikeja, Lagos said the revamped data plans will help cushion the biting effect of the inclement economic times. He gave kudos to Smile for always looking out for the best interest of its customers.
Also, an undergraduate in one of the Higher Institutions in Lagos, Ngozi Madukor, opined t
hat the revamped data plans is pocket-friendly and exactly what is needed by the teeming Nigerian youths whose disposable income is daily being depleted by contending needs.