Etisalat Nigeria commenced commercial operations on 23 October 2008 in 7 cities. With a promise to deliver innovative and quality services in Nigeria, Etisalat launched with the famous 0809uchoose offering closely followed by the 0809ja brand campaigns which endeared many Nigerians to its brand.
It has continued to prove itself an innovative company keen to give its customers the best possible experience at the most affordable price. This innovation has led to the growth of its active subscriber base to over 22 million. Today, Etisalat has network coverage in all 36 states of the federation including Abuja, the federal capital territory with population coverage of over 70% as it continues to build its network and expand to new locations.
Etisalat Nigeria has won several industry awards for its innovation and quality service delivery. Some of these include: Brand of the Year, Fastest Growing GSM Company of the Year, Best Marketing Company, Most Innovative Corporate Social Responsibility Company, Friendliest Tariff Mobile Operator and Best Telecoms Customer Service among others.
Etisalat’s vision is a world where people’s reach is not limited by matter or distance; a world where people will effortlessly stay in touch with family and friends; a world where businesses of all sizes can reach new markets without the limitations of distance and travel.