Songea resident receives tricycle from SportPesa

07Dec 2018
Dar es Salaam
The Guardian
Songea resident receives tricycle from SportPesa

SONGEA resident, Hamza Said, has got an employment after he emerged as the winner of a promotion, known as Shinda Zaidi na SportPesa, which is organized by SportPesa Tanzania.

Hamza Said (in black T-shirt) poses for picture with a representative of SportPesa Tanzania (L) and motorcycle lubricants the former received from the firm in Songea, Ruvuma recently. Said got a tricycle from the firm after winning a promotion, known as Shinda Zaidi na SportPesa, which is organized by the firm. PHOTO: CORRESPONDENT

Said (23), the promotion’s 62nd draw winner, received a tricycle from the gaming firm in Songea, Ruvuma recently.  The company hands over 100 tricycles to 100 winners of the promotion.

He disclosed; “This win means a lot to me, I was extremely happy after having received a call informing me I have won, given I had lost my job.”

Said added he is targeting to work as a tricycle driver and earn cash, which will help him change his life.

"I have plenty of targets after winning this tricycle, opening my own business is the first thing I’m planning to do, the cash I will earn from the tricycle will also help me send my children and my brother’s kids to school,” he disclosed.

“I thank SportPesa for the prize, this is truly an employment and I will be the boss.”

He disclosed an assortment of prizes SportPesa presents to winners of the promotion motivated him to register for it.

"There are so many things that attracts us to bet through SportPesa, you are only presented with cash prize once you bet through other gaming firms but you can receive cash prize, apart from winning tricycle, smartphones of jerseys when you bet through SportPesa.”

“That is the reason I’m placing bets on matches through the firm, I will not stop betting through the firm given I am also pursuing the Jackpot’s cash prize.”

SportPesa Public Relations Manager, Sabrina Msuya, noted her firm has offered employment to many Tanzanians through the promotion because when a person betting through the firm wins a tricycle, he will either get employment or offer employment to fellow youth, who can transport people and bring cash.”

“Apart from cash prize a person gets after placing right bets on matches, there are other prizes that include tricycle, smartphones, jerseys of domestic soccer giants Simba SC and Yanga SC,  and a trip to either England or Spain to watch the two countries’ premier leagues’ matches.”

Sabrina disclosed subscribers of telecommunication networks namely Tigo, Vodacom, Airtel, Halotel and Zantel can take part in the promotion.

The subscribers should dial * 150 * 87# to deposit money in their SportPesa accounts, then enter company’s number 150888 and the firm’s PIN 888, place bets on matches to win a variety of prizes.




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