To ease access to the latest and most authoritative news for around 75 million Nigerians subscribers on the MTN subscribers, THISDAY Newspapers is now available via the MTN Zigi Chatbox where PDF versions of the paper are available daily.
Zigi which is a free download on the MTN Zigi Chatbot is a WhatsApp platform that would give millions of people free access to the soft copy of THISDAY Newspaper to help get them updated on daily happenings around the globe.
A THISDAY statement read, “Great News! You can now stay updated on daily happenings on THISDAY with your FREE data. Simply click https://wa.me/2349033000001 and select  to get started.”
According to the Chairman/Editor-in-Chief of THISDAY Newspapers and ARISE NEWS Channel, Prince Nduka Obaigbena, the WhatsApp edition is one of a series of business collaborations between THISDAY and MTN Nigeria, in fulfilment of a promise made by THISDAY to MTN Nigeria, to commemorate MTN’s 20th-anniversary celebration.
Launched last year, the MTN Zigi Chatbot, is the telco’s new digital personal assistant that can answer questions, and assist subscribers with products, services, and activations.
Zigi chats in English language and she is available to chat with both existing MTN customers and non-MTN customers as a guest.
The Zigi chatbot saves the time of customers waiting for customer care representative to respond to questions.