Nigeria: Airtel unveils Airtel Insurance

Friday, August 8, 2014

Airtel Nigeria has collaborated with MicroEnsure and Cornerstone Insurance in order to launch its latest, free insurance product. The product offers Airtel customers life and hospitalisation insurance with increasing benefits based on monthly airtime recharge.

The product, which is named Airtel Insurance is packaged to deliver insurance services and encourage insurance culture among Nigerians. According to Airtel, the product has been endorsed by the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM). It is open to all Nigerian residents between the ages of 18 and 65 years. Dial *259# to register for the service.

All hospitalisations are covered, both for natural and accidental causes, with no medical exclusions, making it widely accessible and generous free insurance cover in the country.

Source: IT News Africa (link opens in a new window)

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Health Care
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financial inclusion, financial services, healthcare technology, microinsurance