As part of activities by to launch of the iPhone 6 in Nigeria, Etisalat Nigeria has given out six of the new smartphones to lucky winners.
The launch, held recently in Lagos, comprised a two-day exhibition of the new devices, as well as an iParty to celebrate the partnership between Etisalat Nigeria and Apple.
The launch saw Olanike Ige, Wale Ajayi, Eyitayo Aiyejumoh, Ade Bakare, Jamiu Olanrewaju, and Chijioke Okwara walk away with this latest device from Apple.
Speaking on the partnership between the two brands, Matthew Willsher, Chief Executive officer of Etisalat Nigeria says “Etisalat is proud to partner with Apple on the iPhone 6 as it is the newest and most innovative mobile phone to hit the market. Our partnership with Apple Inc. is a perfect match of two premium innovative giants and we are extremely delighted because it acknowledges Etisalat’s sustained investment in network infrastructure and capacity to ensure consistent quality of service. Therefore, it is with great pleasure the Etisalat consistently brings innovative products and services to our esteemed customers.”
Matthew Grose, Commercial Director, Core Group Africa, described the partnership between Etisalat and Apple as an historic one in Nigeria as well as Africa.
According to Grose, “Apple is extremely selective about whom it partners with for such high profile smart devices; and we are extremely glad to partner with Etisalat Nigeria on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus exhibition and official launch. As a premium mobile brand, our aim was to partner with a premium telecommunications operator to ensure that our customers get the very best and we have achieved that with Etisalat.”
In attendance at the Etisalat iParty were celebrities such as Ali Baba, Genevieve Nnaji, Mai Atafo, Pasuma, Ebuka Okija, Sasha P, Obi Somto, among others.