Airtel, British Airways partner to offer airfare discount to premier customers – The Cable

Telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has partnered with premium global airline company, British Airways, to offer discounted airfares to premier customers of Airtel in Nigeria.

The memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Airtel and British Airways was signed on Monday at the telco’s headquarters at Banana Island in Ikoyi, Lagos.

With the offer, which begins from August 1, 2016, and runs to July 31, 2017, Airtel Premier customers, including employees of Airtel, will enjoy substantial airfare discounts when traveling by British Airways from Lagos or Abuja to London, Europe, United States of America (USA) and Canada. The discount also applies on travels in club world, world traveller plus and world traveller cabins.

Ahmad Mokhles, chief commercial officer of Airtel Nigeria and Kola Olayinka, regional manager, West Africa of British Airways signed the agreement.