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Samsung West Africa Introduces Two Galaxy Smartphones into the Nigerian Market! Photos of Samsung Mobile Brand Ambassadors – Sasha & Banky W at the Launch



Nicholas Shin (Managing Director, Samsung Electronics West Africa), Sasha, Bankole Wellington (Brand Ambassadors, Samsung Mobile) & Daesong Ra (Business Manager Hand Held Product)

On Friday 24th February 2012, Samsung Electronics West Africa – a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Company rolled out into the Nigerian market the latest additions to the Galaxy smartphone series which are the Samsung Galaxy Y Pro and Samsung Galaxy Y Duos .

The Samsung Galaxy Y Pro and Galaxy Y Duos both feature the dual SIM technology that maximizes communication flexibility allowing two mobile phone lines and simultaneous data connections on the same mobile device. The technology also allows true work, life balance for users who need to balance their busy professional and social lives.

To provide true smartphone capabilities and ensure social consumers enjoy better performance and work on the go, the devices come with the Samsung Social Hub solution that allows set up of multiple email accounts, Samsung apps stores (free mobile apps), Samsung Chat On instant messaging solution. To ensure true security of device and information, both devices come with the pCloud service, that allows consumers track and manage their lost or stolen device over the internet.

Both devices run on the Android Operating System (OS) which includes full range of services from Google mobile such as Gmail, Google Map, Google Search, Android Market (with over 250,000 apps), YouTube , Google Latitude and Places (location based service). Other fantastic communication solutions include Yahoo, Twitter, Skype and Facebook. It also comes with a user friendly interface in Touchwiz UX.

Idorenyen Enang (Managing Director, Samsung Nigeria) said “With the tremendous success of the Dual SIM feature phones, we are now very pleased to be introducing the first Samsung Dual SIM smartphones powered by Android. We have been actively exploring this market and are well aware of the need for Dual SIM smartphones. With the Galaxy Y Pro and the Galaxy Y Duos, Samsung will be offering more choices for all consumers”

Photos from the launch

Nicholas Shin (Managing Director Samsung Electronics West Africa), Adeolu Akinyemi (Managing Director Avenues to Wealth Limited) & Daesong Ra (Business Manager Hand Held Product)

About Samsung Galaxy Y Pro
The Samsung Galaxy Y Pro is tailored for emerging professionals striving to keep work and social life in tandem. Outfitted with essential business applications in a sleek modern design, the Samsung Galaxy Pro is a highly efficient and advanced communication tool for improved productivity and better performance for active users who simply want more out of life.

About Samsung Galaxy Y Duos
The Samsung Galaxy Y Duos is Samsung’s first affordable full touch screen smartphone with the dual SIM functionality. It is targeted at young and practical consumers who want to manage their busy day to day life and busy social life. Beyond the dual SIM flexibility, the device is a beautifully designed smartphone with polished metallic finish. Its ergonomic design is complemented by a 3.14” full touch display that provides optimal legibility for a smartphone of its size.

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  1. Meeee

    February 29, 2012 at 2:49 pm

    Yeahh thats my M.D avenues to wealth all the way!

  2. charles obi

    February 29, 2012 at 2:52 pm

    Nice one

  3. Jemibee

    February 29, 2012 at 3:03 pm

    What d hell is Sasha wearing?? just asking!!

  4. faith

    February 29, 2012 at 3:03 pm

    Wen D̶̲̥̅̊ε̲̣̣̣̥γ̲̣̣̥ said it comes with”Samsung Chat On instant messaging solution”,ȋ̊§ it like BB chat?…

  5. kem

    February 29, 2012 at 3:26 pm

    competition here and there………………..after they will say country no get money, smhhhhhhhhhhhhhh,

  6. Personal tuvs

    February 29, 2012 at 3:28 pm

    Am so upgrading to samsung when my phone contract ends in august. Can’t wait

  7. Miss Sarcasm

    February 29, 2012 at 4:35 pm

    miss sasha,u really nid a stylist,lik seriously,she stil dosent know wat fits her,and wat kinda hairstyle is dat,,,,,,smh

  8. mii

    February 29, 2012 at 4:57 pm


  9. Megawealth

    February 29, 2012 at 5:58 pm

    Samsung ur are too much. The most important thing is let d phone b strong & durable.

  10. treat

    February 29, 2012 at 7:38 pm

    MD avenue to wealth limited looks horrible!!!!!!! And sasha needs a stylist and make over asap.

  11. queen

    February 29, 2012 at 7:46 pm

    Sasha don’t u have mirror in your house before coming out with that dress

  12. john

    February 29, 2012 at 8:07 pm

    saha na your small sister cloth be that too small for u

  13. sinachi

    February 29, 2012 at 8:40 pm

    what is wrong with Sasha ? she needs style help

  14. Francesca

    February 29, 2012 at 8:46 pm

    Again, waist belts don’t go with every outfit. Know when to stop accesorizing.

  15. Nicole Blaze (@wetindey2day)

    February 29, 2012 at 9:06 pm

    im seriously getting one

  16. Nicole Blaze (@wetindey2day)

    February 29, 2012 at 9:49 pm

    let the phone be strong. I dey fear samsung at times

  17. madman

    March 1, 2012 at 1:31 am

    When will Nigerians put a phone together and STOP being consumers? Pls get a grip.

  18. madman

    March 1, 2012 at 1:32 am

    Extreme consumerism is Nigeria’s problem.

  19. Timothy

    March 1, 2012 at 2:15 am

    I’m in love with dat Samsung but does it have its equivalent of Nokia maps?

  20. U

    March 1, 2012 at 7:05 am

    Sasha, Sasha, Sasha. How many times did I call you? Like wTF.. There are so many stylists around now.Bolaji is there, Vane style is there, Ezinne is there, my sweetheart Dimeji is there. Why now, why do this to yourself. With this endorsement deal. Invest in a stylist. If those names are too expensive. Call me , an upcoming and I will do it for FREE….shuo which kain “Be-let” be that??? Ha ha aha

  21. Enuff said

    March 1, 2012 at 9:12 am

    sasha nooooooooooooooo

  22. kamal ashraf

    March 1, 2012 at 10:02 am

    wao, superb, going to buy samsung galaxy duos

  23. Joyce

    March 1, 2012 at 10:20 am

    I thot Sasha is a fashion designer cos her sense of style is jst zero….

  24. christy

    March 1, 2012 at 11:28 am

    I jst wonda hw many hats nd glases banky w has.I wish I cld peep nto hs wardrop luv hs music sha.sasha can’t u take a clue 4rm sum of d fashionsta n d industry?even street gals dress beta dan dis

  25. fabulous guy

    March 1, 2012 at 12:40 pm

    sasha………..u again? oh no! please call ezinne chinkata1 comeon girl u can afford it

  26. seyifamous

    March 1, 2012 at 2:27 pm

    this is a great success for both Sasha and Bankole W.thank a lot for this great post

  27. Gyann

    March 1, 2012 at 4:37 pm

    can it ping? just asking…..

  28. meself

    March 2, 2012 at 8:53 am

    is sasha pregnant,she looks bloated

  29. meself

    March 2, 2012 at 8:54 am

    is sasha pregnant,

  30. meself

    March 2, 2012 at 8:55 am

    she looks bloated

  31. Mecus

    March 3, 2012 at 6:11 am

    Sasha yyyyyyyyyy?!!

  32. Justice

    March 6, 2012 at 9:44 am

    How much is the phone sef?

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