By Edwin Muhumuza
Crown beverages Uganda,the manufactureres of Pepsi have named local artist John Blaq as their Tukonectinge campaign Ambassador.
This as Six loyal customers of Pepsi won fully paid trips to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
This during the recently launched Crown Beverages campaign dubbed “Tukonectinge with Pepsi,”
Through the Tukonectinge campaign, Pepsi seeks to reward its loyal consumers with a total of; 24 fully-paid trips to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, 25 Toyota Wish cars, 24 Home Fridges as well as instant mobile money cash and airtime in different denominations, among other prizes. The 25th car will be given to the participant with the highest number of SMS entries in the campaign.
The six winners were drawn during the central and regional launches held in Kampala, Mbale and Lira with two (2) from each district respectively. They include Mr. Atusingwize Jonan and Nakigudde Mariam Bonita (Kampala).Those from Lira were Okello Tonny Alex and Magdaline Kasuku.
One of the winners, Magdalene Kasuku, from in Lira said that she has always desired to travel out of the country but had been challenged by finances.
“At first I thought the campaign was a scam but once I tried my luck and won a trip to Dubai, I realised that this was actually real. I can confidently encourage people in Lira and all over Ugandan to participate, and win lots of prizes.”
In order win in the 12 week campaign, the mechanics of the promotion are such that any two customers do buy glass bottles of either Pepsi, Mirinda or Mountain Dew and SMS the codes under the crowns to 7888 to form a lucky winning pair.
Participants are allowed to pair with as many people as they wish while any one winner will win 2 of any of the prizes with their code pair. Lucky winners will then be drawn in an exciting weekly TV show on selected local TV stations every Sunday evening.