THIS WEEK IN TELECOM PROMOS
As the week comes to an end, we take you down a week in review in the interesting promos from the two telecom Giants in Uganda. MTN’s Online Egg hunt campaign which ended on 9th July 2014, after running for 6 weeks now has some winners. Also Airtel extends its voice borrowing promo to data borrowing in a campaign dubbed Switch On.
MTN Uganda has rewarded the ultimate Egg Hunter with Shs. 5,000,00. The 1st and 2nd runners up have also received Shs. 1,500,000 and Shs. 1,000,000 respectively. The MTN Egg Hunt campaign received over 30,000 registered participants and over 1,200 lucky winners of daily and weekly prizes such as internet bundles, phones and airtime. The winners were Acut Ambrose- 5,000,000/-, Alia Esther Jemimah- 1,500,000/- and Nalweyiso Juliet-1,000,000/-
MTN Chief Marketing Officer, Ernst Fonternel said
[signoff predefined=”Movie Review Signoff” icon=”icon-username”]The MTN Egg hunt was aligned to the ongoing “Oh, the things you’ll learn” Internet campaign. It was designed in line with MTN’s vision to lead the delivery of a bold, new Digital World and created specifically for MTN customers to experience and engage with our digital platforms. We would love all our customers to experience the Internet by joining the fastest Internet in the New World to benefit from education and entertainment.[/signoff]
Next at the Airtel Camp something new has just began. After several weeks of teasing in the media, Airtel launched Switch On an extension to it’s voice Beerako (Stay On) promo, now you can Switch On to ‘Data Beerako’. Data Beerako is Uganda’s first data credit services that allows you to borrow up to 100MB at no extra charge. Yes! Get data credit when you run out of data and payback the next time you refill at no extra cost. Just Dial *143# to get started.