Mobile & Wireless

Safaricom gives KES 1 mln to first Bonyeza Ushinde winners

Tuesday 23 October 2012 | 11:46 CET | News
Kenyan operator Safaricom has celebrated its twelfth birthday by handing out cheques worth KES 1 million each to the first group of winners in its Bonyeza Ushinde promotion, which began on 16 October A formal presentation ceremony for the second lot of three winners is scheduled for the coming week. The KES 1 million daily prize is in addition to other prizes ranging from KES 10,000 via M-Pesa to airtime worth KES 100. The 60-day competition is open to both PrePay and PostPay customers and one lucky customer will win a grand prize of KES 10 million while four customers will take home KES 2 million.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Safaricom
Countries: Kenya
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I have tried please God help me to win.ilove safaricom God bless safaricom to progress
msellem ahmed @ 6/1/2015 - 06:38

I have 23400 points not won even an airtime why am I not lucky
Gibson kamau @ 5/12/2014 - 08:42

Sometimes i wonder when and how the draws are done because since when there is a promotion draws in safaricom i have been an active in participating. right now i have 17900 points. please answer me
ernest magut @ 10/10/2013 - 07:51

Dear God please help me one day win the games which safaricom are offering great cash. i have played almost all games and have never won even a credit card. i am at the moment participating in the bonyeza ushinde promotion and have over 15000 points and have never won even a credit card. i keep my faith and know that one day my name will be on air winner of 1 million shs. help me dear God./
JUDITH YUGI @ 26/8/2013 - 15:35

Iam hoping to be a millioner and i was particating in bonyeza ushinde na safaricom promotion since it started. Plse dont forget also the particepter in promotion from remote areas like upper eastern of north-horr constituency. Thanks to safaricom for promotion
Kunni Kone @ 17/8/2013 - 17:07

Illuminate on me rain man,its my day to get my dues so y keep me waiting.
geoffrey otieno @ 21/12/2012 - 15:24

I thank God that he will take through all fellow competitors and get the 10,000,000 amen
Geofrey owona @ 12/12/2012 - 23:23

I pray our almighty God to help me to win this game, Actualy i know their thousand people who are trying Their luck.But i believe God already knows the lucky One,if i'll be among them i'll apreciate alot and i'll continue Apreciating Safaricom.
Caroline Makena @ 12/12/2012 - 21:12

I pray our almighty God to help me to win this game, Actualy i know their thousand people who are trying Their luck.But i believe God already knows the lucky One,if i'll be among them i'll apreciate alot and i'll continue Apreciating Safaricom.
Caroline Makena @ 12/12/2012 - 21:06

you people tell us how others win on this promotions i have playing all safaricom games and i never win any game how can some one play only one game and he/she wins,
peter langat @ 11/12/2012 - 15:42

i have been anwering quize since this game start am wondering how some one anser only once and he become a winner sofaricom consider others plc
peter langat @ 11/12/2012 - 15:29

I hope & believes God knows who really need this money. no one can force luck. if I win, I don't know coz my hle life I been slave over 16 years. may dear lord watch ova all who is in same situation like myne. no family no smiling face over 20 years
Freddie watea @ 7/12/2012 - 21:16

Mine is just to pray that I could win this 1 million. Everything is possible with God. I will continue with the same spirit I have.
Magdalene Atieno @ 5/12/2012 - 09:02

Bonyeza ushinde is game like a poll table game. when you put your money in the table and you start playing, you can win or your college win you and he can win you a million times until you become from something to nothing or the opposite way. What I can help you is that we go on with bonyezaring until the last day of 14th December 2012 trying our best praying to our Almighty father in heaven. This is because it is not our bonyezaring which can make us to win, it is not safaricom, it is not the computer but HE IS ONLY THE ALMIGHTY FATHER IN HEAVEN. About those people asking what people do to have many points, here is the answer; when you finish answering the 5 questions, you go on sending your name as many times as you can and the computer will go on adding you points. Me I have3000 points and I will go on with bonyezaring trying my best and if I will not win, I be satisfyed and wait next time. THANKS FOR YOUR PARTICIPANTION IN THE BONYEZA USHINDE NA SAFARICOM. GOOD TIMES FOREVER.
IGNATIUS NDUNG'U @ 27/11/2012 - 20:05

Safaricom is the only better option!
Mutua @ 26/11/2012 - 18:06

You have done great to many Kenyans, So many of them have become millionaires and I hope to be one of them. Motivate me, how points do I need to have so that I win one of your million? LINUS RUKWARO
LINUS RUKWARO @ 19/11/2012 - 09:07

Long life Safaricom.May the lucky winner win!
First name:JANE Last name:KARIMI @ 16/11/2012 - 17:11

Thank you safaricom for the motivating promotion.i think its good 2 promote your subscribers.
Matilu @ 15/11/2012 - 19:33

Hw comes the theme is,' the more u SMS the higher the chances of becoming a millionere and some win with less points,please.. Pia mm nimebonyeza na nitazidi kubonyeza....
Daniel Kinyua @ 15/11/2012 - 19:29

I have been playing this game since and the only thing Im told is thank you for playing with Bonyeza ushinde na safaricom n see you tomorrow. I thought I would even get airtime to motivate me continue playing. Surely what is the creteria here?. My top up is a waste.
Anonymous @ 13/11/2012 - 09:24

i dont think this this r true.
ken abrase @ 9/11/2012 - 16:51

I wonder how pple r winning dis hope dis nt aplay game 2 cone us sm of us r strugling 2 answer those questions pliz consider dat
RuthFirst name KimaniLast name @ 9/11/2012 - 12:59

Can you in a position to show us over the TV set how you are picking the winner?have 1250 point and i have not win even bamba 100.help fulfill my dream of being a millionair over this weekend 2m is enough.THANKS.
Stella Siele @ 8/11/2012 - 18:31

i have been participating in answering all the five questions since the promotion started and i have managed to accumulate 1200 points. i have not been missing many questions and am surprised there are guys with more than 2000 points how do they get more points that the maximum of all correct five questions plus 100 registration points. whats the secret to earn more points and then how come some with very few points get the price. personally i have never won even a 100 bob airtime. what the secret behind all this.
julius kamwara @ 6/11/2012 - 12:01

I never won in NGURUMA IBAMBE,I hope to win 1M in BONYEZA USHINDE.
ERENIA KALAMBA @ 6/11/2012 - 06:32

I have over 1500 entries but I am worried how the winners are picked. Are we fund raising for some earmarked persons to win? please clearly tel us how you pick winners, what time you call these winners, and how do one get more points after answering the 5 questions?
ezekiel chepkwony @ 5/11/2012 - 20:06

Hav not recievd anything,over 1100 points,wats happening
Gladys Ongulu @ 5/11/2012 - 14:04

I hope of ma dreams come true with safaricom bonyeza ushinde promotion,i got more than 1000 pnts...and am still bonyezaring...i hope to win soo thanx safaricom..
Kalum Albert @ 5/11/2012 - 09:37

i would like to known which cretaria is used here to get winner?.becoz some are winning with a very little points and other ave alot like me ad i've never won,
jackson musili @ 2/11/2012 - 13:13

TOROITICH BEATRICE @ 2/11/2012 - 07:50

Am still doubting ,what is the creteria to be used in selecting the winner soon i will participate Thanks....!
First name samson Last name poghisyo @ 30/10/2012 - 17:47

I play it everyday pliz help me win the cash .
beatrice osaka @ 30/10/2012 - 12:15

In which creteria are you using in selecting a winer
Isaac Langat @ 29/10/2012 - 22:00

If you say the more quiz you answer the higher chances of winning and per day you only ask five quiz n you say that you have answered all quiz for today,how will i be able to win?
Eric Murimi @ 29/10/2012 - 19:58

I have 740 and i'v answered all the quiz, wats my reward?
Laureen Mutoka @ 29/10/2012 - 12:16

I have 2080 Entries but Eh have not yet won even Airtime.Hope to be 1 million or 10 million Rich.Thanks.
Dan M @ 29/10/2012 - 10:18

Is there any other way u can earn points apart from answering da 5quizzes?
Julius Bett @ 29/10/2012 - 09:13

how do you win this thing coz i have ALMOST 1380 Points.
wanza mutinda @ 29/10/2012 - 09:05

How i am i suppose to get questions coz yesterday i didn't get any question to answer?
Agnes M @ 29/10/2012 - 05:19

One is sent how many questions coz i hava 610 points only and yet i have answered all the quetions whilst some pple are having more than that.
Kenneth K. Chepkwony @ 26/10/2012 - 20:19

You are doing a great work in Kenya thank you SAFARICOM if you warent exist the whole world will really be suffering.your services including network,internet,mpesa, e.t.c Again i say thank you am hopping to be made a millionare by you since i have participated in bonyeza ushinde since it started i have 1350 entries ,please make my dreams reality.
AGNES NYAGUTHII @ 25/10/2012 - 10:17

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