Kigali, December 23, 2013. Today, Tigo Rwanda’s Bonane promotion prizes give away moved to Musanze district rewarding the week five winners based in the Northern Region of Rwanda.
Yvette Umutoniwase, went home with 500.000 Rwandan Francs Cheque, together with her husband Jean Pierre Niyibirora. Other ten lucky ones enjoyed cash prizes of 20, 000 and 50, 000 plus many android smartphones.
Tigo Rwanda launched the promotion in mid-November 2013. By sending the code *250*friendnumber# lucky winners are instantly notified by SMS with the prize they are winning. Over 6000 customers receive airtime prizes ranging from 100 to 5000 Rwf worth daily as other hundred winners get cash prizes and smartphones.
Unable to hide her joy, Missus Umutoniwase who received her cheque at the event held at Tigo Service Centre in Musanze town, expressed that the cash prize she and her husband won will make this festive season one of the best for their family. “I thank my husband and my little son who encouraged me to keep playing”.
Mutabazi Didier, Entertainment Category Manager at Tigo Rwanda added, “We are delighted to bring the Bonane Prizes give away week five to Musanze. Tigo wanted to celebrate this great prizes give away with Musanze townspeople near where they live.”
To participate, Tigo users send the USSD code (*250*) followed by a friends number # then Yes/ok. The cost of the promotion is 50 Rwf. Winners collect their prizes weekly and are allowed to choose one friend to be rewarded with the exact same prize. Tigo plans to run this promotion until mid of January 2014.