Leading telecommunications Company, MTN Uganda has Friday 21 launched a Mobile Money promotion for its customers.
The second season of “MTN MoMo Nyabo,” promotion is aimed at appreciating and rewarding customers for their continued support and loyalty towards the Country’s biggest company.
The prizes and items to be won in the 8-Week long promotion include 24 brand new Toyota Wishes, 32 Motor cycles, 160 Mtn Kamunye smart phones and instant Mobile Money among others.
While officiating the MTN MoMo Nyabo promotion launch at Brovad Hotel in Masaka, the Ag. GM Risk & Compliance of MTN Uganda, Mr. Samuel Gitta, said, “Due to the overwhelming support from its customers, MTN is the largest telecom company in Uganda and its due incumbent upon us to give back to them, thank them for making us who we are.”
He added,” This will be a double win for our customers. First of all, they will be sending Money at half price and in the process; they will be entered into a draw to win one of the exciting prizes. All our customers will therefore be winners.”
To participate, all one needs to do is, send money by dialing *165*1# to win many prizes and instant Mobile Money among others.
Launched in 2009, MTN Mobile money was greatly used as a send and receive platform and was considered as a mechanism by the Company to phase out scratch cards, but has now made customer’s lives easy and simple as they get to send &receive Money and make numerous payments such utility bills; TV, Yaka, NSSF, URA, School fees and NWSC among others at the convenience of one’s sitting room
Recently, the Company slashed mobile money sending rates by more than a half of the normal rates, a reward only MTN customers enjoy Country wide.
Masaka Lord Mayor, Godfrey Kayemba commonly known as ‘Afaayo’ applauded the company’s choice of choosing to launch its Promotion in Masaka. He also thanked MTN for its support towards Masaka’s development and Uganda as a whole.
“I would like to thank MTN for deciding to launch its MoMo Nyabo promotion here in Masaka, we don’t take it for granted and to assure you, that’s everything we wanted.
MTN Uganda is our dependable partners when it comes to developing Our City by improving on the infrastructure and many more in not only in Masaka, but Uganda as a whole.
We also applaud MTN Uganda for being the Country’s loyal tax payer and for supporting the young people through job creation such as Mobile Money agents, developing talents among others.”
MTN Uganda has over the years supported technological innovations and developments. Being the biggest Mobile Money service in Uganda, the company has since 2009, been at the forefront of financial inclusion and tax compliant in the Country.
It has over the years helped in improving people’s standards of living and mostly with emphasis in Education and the Health sectors under its MTN Care and Global Leadership Gathering (GLG) among others.
The company, through its charity Foundation has been helping upcountry people in various aspects which support innovators, school going pupils in mostly needy places like Gulu, Moroto, Kisoro and many more.
MTN devotes its time and resources to assist communities to embark on significant development projects.
Customers are cautioned to be aware of fraudsters during this period as winners will be contacted by only 0393002010.They are also encouraged to have keep their MTN numbers on so as to be in the look out in case they win.
The weekly draws will be aired on Bukedde and NBS TV.