Somtel Telecommunication Company was established in may 2009 in Hargisa. With the widest coverage by any telecom company in the region, Somtel’s network coverage and branches can be found in every region. It quickly rose to be one of East Africa’s leading telecommunication companies with its outstanding services which include latest technology in Mobile Data, money transferring service (E-Dahab), International roaming and so many other services.
Somtel’s mission is to deliver the best-in-class total customer experience domestically, and to deliver attractive products to its customers via its services and also to support the economic development in all the markets it operates in.
Somtel aspires to be the most admired telecom group in markets, and strives to consistently foster innovation in addition to deliver first-in-market technologies and get it to the hands of its subscribers wherever they are situated. This is evidenced by its expeditionary trials of being the first in the region to provide the Voip and 4G services.
Such diverse technological expertise has helped Somtel capture significant market share as it grows, with so many services, including video call, muraad bundles and Vas services it changed market dynamics and continued to provide affordable mobile internet access to customers.
Somtel performance and services have been widely recognized by the industry and it is rewarded tremendously by the loyalty of its customers everywhere.