MTN Uganda on 18th April, 2016 launched the second phase of the MTN Gaggawala promotion with more cash and more life changing prizes, creating employment opportunities to their customers who win in the Gaggawala “Win a Kiosk” promotion.
Earlier last month, the telecom company gave away twenty five Mobile Money Kiosks with a start-up capital worth over 400 million UGX to the first set of winners during the five weeks promotion.
Commenting on the significance of the promotion, MTN Uganda General Manager Mobile Financial Services, Phrase Lubega said, “through the Gaggawala win a kiosk promotion, MTN is an enabler and is providing a platform for their customers to start businesses and establish themselves as business owners within the mobile money industry.”
MTN on Tuesday again gave out more twenty five Mobile Money Kiosks, just as prizes won in the recently ended MTN Gaggawala Win a Kiosk promotion to another set of gaggawala winners from five regions of Uganda.
“Today we hand over mobile money kiosks to 25 winners and start-up capital worth 2.5million ugx. The winners will also be receiving training, point of sale material and other related proprietary information that is fundamental in getting them started as competent Mobile Money Agents.” Phrase said during the give away.
The winners are now guaranteed a chance to start a business and become SMEs when they receive a mobile money agent starter kit including; training, point-of-sale collateral and other pertinent information and materials to kick start their MTN mobile money agent business.
The “win a kiosk” promotion was the second of two MTN gaggawala promotions aimed at giving back to the society and creating meaningful ways to provide a source o income for those lucky winners and those associated to them through family and business.
The winners are spread across the five regions of Uganda with the profiles of winners ranging from police officers to teachers and others already involved in other forms of trade or business.
Phrase concluded by saying that the future of the promotion mean that with this opportunity, winners can go on to establish themselves in business to the benefit of their families, communities and one day hopefully become renowned and successful entrepreneurs.