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In Sierra Leone, Subscribers Hope as Zain Announces Nominees for MAMAS
By Augustine Samba
Nov 4, 2010, 17:02

Zain subscribers in Sierra Leone have demonstrated more love for the MTV Africa Music Awards with Zain (MAMA) as MTV Network Africa and Zain announced the nominations for this year’s event. The 2010 MTV/MAMA nominees like P. Square, 2 FACE., MO Cheddah and many others have inspired more subscribers to double their efforts to win the Zain tickets to MAMA show in Lagos and the Road to Mama in Tanzania.

A Street trader Mariama Kamara told this reporter that she is ready to be part of the live show where MO Cheddah and 2 Face may perform live.” I would like to touch and feel them” she maintained adding that she is going to apply all; efforts to be one of the lucky winners. Mariama was encouraged to say that Zain believes in creating wonderful world at all time for its subscribers. She opined that Zain always creates new opportunities as part of their promotion. “The Win A House promotion, the Build Our Nation, International Tariff, Watch Foot Ball in South Africa, Fambul Tariff are all parts of the unique reputations earned by Zain” she expressed.

Joseph Turay a stationery seller at Garrison Street said, he likes this year’s MAMA show because all his best francophone artists are going to perform.


Over 30 Countries in Africa will be represented either to watch or to part take in the event in Lagos or Tanzania.

In Sierra Leone, Zain has launched a promotion, called “Zain Change is in the Air” all Zain subscribers are required to send their names to MAMA’s short code 6262 for just 10 units. They will be chanced to be one of the winners of fantastic prizes like physical cash, internet modems and later a ticket to Zain MAMA in Lagos or the Road to MAMA event in Tanzania.

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