By our reporter

As MTN, Airtel and Africell task their customers to pay the daily social media tax of shs200, Smile Telecom has opted to act differently.

The telecom company has revealed that it’s going to pay the social media tax to its customers.

“Following the introduction of OTT tax, commonly referred to as ‘Social Media Tax’, we are pleased to inform you that as a valued customer of Smile, we will pay this new tax on your behalf. Just continue to purchase and use Smilebundles like you used to in the past. Theres no need for additional subscription steps to access and enjoy social media services from smile,” Smile stated in an email to one of its customers.

According to the telecom company, the offer is valid for the next three months.