In its determination to provide value added services to its numerous tenants and visitors, the Lagos City Mall has struck a deal with Airtel Nigeria, one of Nigeria’s telecommunications giants to provide free superfast Wi-Fi services at the mall.
The Airtel Wi-Fi service, which was rolled out in 2015, was originally established in order to serve public establishments such as: malls, airports, universities, hotels and event venues. This service is for users with Wi-Fi enabled devices like mobile phones, laptops and tablets.
Disclosing this in an interview in Lagos, Mr. Emmanuel Efuntayo, Chief Executive Officer, Ibukun Efuntayo & Co, managers of the mall said the latest deal was part of its current efforts at rewarding loyal visitors to the mall. He stated that the Wi-Fi will provide superfast internet services to mall visitors once they are within the premises and log on to the platform. He said the mall wanted to connect more with its tenants and visitors and at the same time help satisfy their communication needs.
“The free Wi-Fi services is another value added service from us to our tenants and customers and it is an attestation to our commitment to improve their shopping experience. It is part of our efforts to welcome more people and make the mall a friendly place for them. When you come into the mall even without data on your phone, you can browse for free for the first 15 minutes while shopping.”