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In Sierra Leone, Kenema farmer wins Zain ticket to MAMA
By Augustine Samba
Nov 17, 2010, 17:08

As we wrote in our Thursday edition that Kenema Farmers have braced up for the upcoming Zain MAMA Show, one Lansana M. Kamara has emerged as one of the first ticket winners to watch MTV MAMA Africa Award in Lagos, Nigeria. The farmer, with phone No. 076964208 and an unknown subscriber with 076545335 became the first lucky winners of the ‘Trip to Nigeria’- Zain Change is in the Air’ Promotional draw which was held at the Lumley Beach on Sunday past weekend.

The draw was held simultaneously with series of other activities, including a dancing competition, sale of Zain Sim Packs, questions and answers competition and the distribution of Zain items such as mugs, T-Shirts, caps, MP3 and many other items.

During the draw twenty numbers surfaced through a transparent search and the subscribers were called for the following prizes according to their position from top to bottom. Apart from the ticket won, subscribers also took home physical cash, Zain modems, Zain recharge cards and host of many others.

A subscriber Fina Mansaray with 076639103 of 51 Old Railway Line grabbed five hundred thousand leones while an unknown subscriber with 078488176 took home four hundred thousand leones; and Gabriel Amara of 93 Regent Road with 078500419 received three hundred thousand leones. Onita Tengbeh of Beninmix Compound Bo and Abubakarr Fofanah of Arabic College Makeni grabbed Zain modems. Many other subscribers went home with Zain Airtime.

The second ticket draw is expected to take place on the 4th December 2010 for two other subscribers.

Zain Public Relations Executive, June Rose-Johnson, said this was an opportunity for all subscribers to enjoy the festive season. She disclosed that the winners of Zain tickets to MAMA MTV show are going to be given VIP treatment and they will be lodged in 5 star Hotels in Lagos during the MTV/MAMA Africa Award show.

To be part of the promotion, she has asked Zain subscribers to just send their name to 6262 to be lucky winners of various fantastic prizes.

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