By Andrew Irumba
Kampala: In a bid to celebrate the qualification of Uganda Cranes to AFCON, which will take place in Egypt this year Airtel Uganda has today announced a 90 day Airtel money promotion doubled SUKUMA cash, during which subscribers sending money within the network will enjoy a major discount in tariff.
According to the Managing Director’s statement presented by the promotion manager Andrew Lugambwa, 10 subscribers will stand a chance to win an expense paid trip to watch Uganda Cranes live at AFCON in Egypt, and in the same promotion 22 subscribers and 3 agents will also stand a chance to win 500000 shillings daily and the tariffs have been streamlined up to 60% with three prices effectively; 100shs, 500shs and 1000shs.
“Airtel money subscribers can conveniently and instantly do so much in a reliable and secure manner using their mobile phones. By lowering the costs of these transactions, an increased number of Ugandans will get access to affordable and basic financial services.” Meanwhile Rogers Byanukama who represented FUFA at this occasion, said the relationship between Airtel and FUFA has been a strong pillar in promotion of Uganda cranes. He explained that withdraw tariffs among other fees, will remain unchanged during the promotion period. One number will be used to contact winners is 0752600222 and participation does not require prior cash payments.