Airtel Uganda yesterday relaunched ‘Yoola Amajja’ – a cash promotion that rewards customers who
are actively using the Airtel Money platform to carry out their daily transactions.
First launched in 2016, Yoola Amajja is a 90-day promotion that essentially gives Airtel Money
customers a chance to grab up to 2,000,000 shillings daily when they carry out any transaction using
Speaking at the campaign launch, Airtel managing director, V.G. Somasekhar thanked Airtel Uganda
customers for their loyalty to the network and encouraged them to keep using the Airtel Money
platform to transact and stand a chance to be one of the lucky winners that will be grabbing cash in
the money box.
“The Airtel Money platform has, over the past few years, registered massive growth; not only in the
number of users, but also in the volume of the transactions done. We therefore feel that it is prudent
to reward Airtel Money customers for their loyalty and trust in our platform,” he said, adding that it is
not too late for customers with inactivated accounts to activate their accounts and take part in this
Airtel Money users in rural Uganda also have a reason to be optimistic as the promotion will see Airtel
Uganda teams travel to over 21 territories across the country giving lucky customers a chance to grab
up to UGX 500,000 throughout the 90-day promotion period through the on ground activations. The
samepeople still stand a chance to be a part of the weekly draws if they carry out 3 or more
transactions within a week using Airtel money.
Somasekhar also cautioned customers not to be baited by people asking them to pay any form of
registration fee in order to take part in the promotion.“I want to clarify that all transactions will charged
the normal Airtel Money fees and winners will strictly be contacted by the mobile number 0752-
600222,” he concluded.
Airtel Uganda public relations manager, Faith Fiona Bugonzi said that to take part in the promotion,
Airtel Money customers should dial *185# on their phones and carry out any 3 of these transactions
weekly. “Send money, pay bills that is utilities, school fees etc, purchase a data or voice bundle
through Airtel Money, top up a minimum of 500/= airtime through Airtel money, make a mobile
banking transaction or wewole (borrow) to enter this promotion,” Bugonzi said, adding that, “Mobile
phone numbers of customers that make any 3 of the above transactionsin a week will be placed in a
randomizer from which 5 lucky winners will be allowed into the cash box to grabup to 2 million
shillings each. Yoola Amajja live draws will be aired TV stations.”