Roke Telkom has revised its internet services plans to unveil a new repackaged plans with bigger internet bundles and increased bandwidth at no extra cost to the Roke Plus customers. The announcement follows the need to not only provide reliable internet but improve bandwidth at affordable prices.
Michael Mukasa, the Chief Commercial Officer at Roke Telkom told the press, “We are pleased to be at the forefront of internet inclusivity for all Ugandans, and although Roke Telkom has offered fully-managed internet, voice over IP and data services for over 15 years in Uganda, these updated packages promise a better consumer experience due to their advanced features and revised data bundles.”
“As part of our delivery process, we ensure to provide innovative and customer-centric products and services to our customers to ensure they get value for money at every touch point,” Mukasa added.
The new packages include; 60GB from 40GB for the Classic plus package, 150GB from 100GB for the Unlimited plus package and 450GB from 300GB for the Mega plus package. All packages come with an upgraded bandwidth speed of 10Mbps.
“Today represents a landmark milestone in Roke Telkom’s effort to meet the ever-growing demands and communications needs of our consumers,” remarked Michelle Baine, Brand Manager Roke Telkom.
According to the Q3 2020 market performance report by Uganda Communications Commission, there are about 20 million internet subscriptions, representing nearly 50% of the Ugandan population who are connected to broadband. This is the first time that total internet subscriptions have crossed the 20 million mark, suggesting that nearly one in every two Ugandans has internet access.
“We have witnessed a rise in the consumption of internet which is used across devices and platforms ranging from online radio and TV, music and live streaming, to online education and edutainment as well as remote working, an indicator that more and more people need to remain connected to the web. It is therefore vital, that as local internet service providers, we aim towards providing affordable, reliable, and improved internet services to everyone, no matter the given challenges such as infrastructure” Baine explains.
Roke Telkom is a Ugandan public service provider for voice and data communications services that has been in operation as a locally grown brand for 15 years and has been fully licensed since 2006 by the Uganda Communications Commission.