Tigo Tanzania is a telecommunication company that offers a wide portfolio of products such as SMS, internet, voice and mobile financial services.
Tigo is credited for pioneering in innovations such as Facebook in Kiswahili, Tigo Music, Tigo Pesa (just like MPESA in Kenya) as well as first mobile money transfer across the border equipped with currency exchange.
The company, Tigo, was founded on 30th November, 1993 and it is headquarted in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.
There are over 9 million registered subscribers on Tigo network. The company employs over 300,000 people. This number includes distributors, customer service representatives, sales agents and mobile money merchants.