Somaliland:Dahabshiil Group Launches E-Dahab Mobile Money Services in Puntland
By Goth Mohamed Goth
H.E Abdihakim Abdillahi Omer Camey , the Vice President of Puntland last night was the guest of Honor at the launching of the new innovative E-Dahab mobile money service by Dahabshill group and SOMTEL in semi-autonomous region of Somalia, the new service will allow customers to use their money for transfers, purchases, payment of bills, and airtime recharge.
SOMTEL one of the leading telecommunication companies earlier this year launched its operations in Puntland the semi-autonomous region of Somalia.
In a well-attended ceremony last night held at the Horn of Africa University conference hall in Garowe, Mr. Abdurrahman Ali Abdi, the General Manager of Dahabshiil Operations Center briefed the participants on the benefits of the new service to be launched, and its contribution to the development of the business sector and general economy and plans to create 600 jobs in the region. He, also, took the participants through the different areas that Dahabshiil Group covers in business, and how all of these areas return value to the society as part of its social responsibility program.
Dr. Sayid Mohamed Abdille Xasan the managing director of SOMTEL ,“The Company is always committed to provide the best and advanced communication services its customers, SOMTEL provides affordable rates of both local and international calls which enable the people of Puntland to take advantage of modest means for transformative communication.
Mr. Fuad Ahmed Nuh, the managing director of E-Dahab speaking at the venue said, “The new E-Dahab mobile money services was first introduced in late 2014 and has since its inception attracted more than 100,000 registered customers in all regions of the country , more than anticipated and continues to see an expanding customer base.
E -DAHAB is a service of Somtel International Limited that allows you to upload funds into your mobile and pay for just about anything. From a grocery store to a shopping mall or eating out with friends.
DANAN also plays selected ringback tone which until the call is answered by called-Party, voice mail server or call expires, this new Caller Ring Back Tone Services is an innovative service giving SOMTEL mobile subscribers the ability to replace their standard ringback tone with music clips, sound effects, jokes, news or personalized voice greeting.
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Somtel GSM network operations strives to provide the correct technologies at a reasonable price with the purpose of developing state of the art technologies.