Accra, June 2, GNA – Airtel Ghana has been crowned as the Best Data and Internet Service Provider of 2015 at the Ghana Information Technology and Telecom Awards (GITTA) held in Accra.
Mr Richard Ahiagble, the Head of Corporate Communications, in statement copied to the Ghana News Agency, said the company also won the Best Use of Social Media and Marketing Campaign of the year and the Telecom CEO of the Year for its inspirational leadership qualities.
He said the Best Data and Internet Service Provider of the Year Award came as a result of its superior internet and data service and its leadership in data and digital innovation which saw the company being the first to launch world class innovations such as free Facebook bundles.
With mobile voice subscription for the telecom industry peaking at circa 130.97 per cent as at March 2016 (NCA Report), industry growth is expected to be driven predominantly by data penetration which stands at about 68.18 per cent.
On the company’s phenomenal performance in data, Mr Jean Claude Domilongo, Airtel Ghana’s Director in charge of Internet Business, said: « This is a validation of our position as the clear leaders in data and digital innovation in the country.
« Our motivation has always been to give our customers the best data, digital and internet experience on our network. We have been on this journey with our cherished customers and we would like to dedicate this award to them for making us the number one telecom company for data and internet services, »
Airtel is Ghana’s fastest growing telecommunication network, providing superior communication, connectivity and collaborative solutions to all its customers.