Beginning from September all Tigo Cash users can go beyond using the service only in Ghana to being able to our chase airtime to loved ones in over a hundred countries in the world. This is a result of new improvements by Tigo to it’s mobile money service, Tigo Cash.
At a media briefing in Accra, the Chief Commercial Officer for Tigo Ghana, Tara Squire, said:
“We are always at the forefront of financial inclusion in the country, and we are very excited that this service will make it easy for customers to buy airtime for their family and friends overseas and access their Tigo Cash wallets outside the borders of Ghana.”
He further added that
“There is no doubt that Tigo Cash offers the best Mobile Financial Services solution in Ghana and we will continue to focus on financial inclusion reaching out particularly to those in the informal sectors and rural Ghana”.
With this new feature, Tigo Cash users can now buy airtime for loved ones in Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Togo, United Arab Emirates, US of A, Canada and 194 other countries.
That’s not all, if you find yourself, a Tigo customer in any of these countries, you will be able to purchase airtime for yourself and for other international networks all at no extra costs.
On your Tigo Cash phone, dial *501*2#. The select Buy International Airtime . You will be asked to enter the country code, select the network, enter the amount, enter the recipient’s number. Just follow the prompts and move on. Confirm Purchase by entering your secret Tigo Cash pin. The credit will be sent to the receiver instantly.