Kigali Rwanda, August, 2016: Airtel Rwanda has today launched consumer promotion that is set to engage and excite.The Promo, called Tunga, is an SMS trivia that will offer customers an opportunity to respond to questions via SMS, accumulate points and stand a chance to win prizes ranging from daily Airtime, a brand new motor bike every week over 12 weeks and a grand prize of a Brand New Suzuki.
Speaking at the launch event held in Nyabugogo, the Airtel Rwanda Commercial Director, Mr Indrajeet Singh, said the promotion is a bigger version of the one run last year and is set to be more engaging and rewarding to our customers.
“We are extremely excited about the promotion and so will our customers. Over the next 12 weeks, the promo will produce Daily winners, Weekly Winners, and one overall winner of the Grand Prize, a brand new Suzuki.”
“We are happy to reward our customers for the loyalty they have showed us the past year and continue to show us. At Airtel, the time is NOW for our customers to live their dream by becoming one of the lucky winners and proud owners of brand new motorcycles and a car,” Singh added.
Airtel Tunga promotion that will last for three months will award 5 winners daily with airtime which will be transferred on to their Airtel numbers. At the end of every week, a lucky winner will walk away with a brand new Motorcycle leading up to the final draw where a lucky winner will drive away with a brand New car with insurance for 6 months.
Additionally to be eligible for a daily prize, the customer needs to have accumulated at least 50 points and 1000 points to walk away with a weekly prize. The winner of the grand prize of a brand new car will also be selected among customers who accumulated at least 5000 points in each month of the 3 months promotion.
To sign up for Airtel Tunga, customers will send an SMS to 155 or call 155 and follow the prompts. During the promotions, customers will each earn 100 points for every correct answer and will additionally receive 50 points for attempting even if they get the answer wrong. To check points accumulated, the customer will dial *155#. The price of an SMS sent to155 is 155Frw only. The cost of responding to a question via calling 155 is also 155Frw.
All winners will receive a call from an Airtel Rwanda official on the number 0731000000 notifying them on the date to redeem their rewards. Rewards can only be redeemed by the SIM Card holder whose KYC matches his/her valid Identification Card.