MTN Uganda announces winners in the ‘MTN for Good’ campaign


by BA 110 Views

Douglas Smith of Sportrise is the overall winner in the “MTN for Good” campaign. By Our Reporter Five lucky youth have won the public vote emerging as the winners of the MTN for Good campaign that was launched early 2020. Following the story of MTN that started as a small SME to becoming one of the most admired brands in Africa, the MTN for Good campaign sought to awaken the youth to the fact that it is possible to realize your dreams if you pursue them. Douglas Smith of Sportrise polled the highest public votes beating over 100 other participants to emerge winner in the inaugural campaign. Sportrise is a local company that is using plastics to make soccer balls. Other winners are Joseph Semayengo of Brick making, Julius Tusingwire a programmer, Brian Maw, a talented producer, and Tony Ayebare with the Online Butcher. The winners will receive support from MTN in support of their dreams including MTN Mobile money to seed into their ideas, 60GB data per month for six months, Kigale fixed lines among others. MTN will also arrange for them to meet their idols. In the campaign which targeted mainly the youth, they were asked to submit...