OLX starts social media awards in Kenya

Wednesday 5 June 2013 | 12:46 CET | News
The online classified advertising website OLX has launched social media awards in Kenya to reward businesses and people with cash and other prizes for outstanding use of Facebook, Twitter and the blogosphere. Martin Muli, the awards organiser and Peter Ndiangui, the general manager of OLX, exchanged tweets announcing OLX's sponsorship. The awards will be held on 09 August. According to Ndiangui, OLX will give KES 100,000 to the Most Influential Facebook Personality. The best online advertising agencies have a chance to walk away with KES 250,000. From 04 June, the public can nominate their

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Facebook / Twitter
Countries: Kenya
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Good news!I am a Great user of all Social medias,including OLX of which has been useful and amazing to me.Bravo and keep up for the best job you all do!
Twahir Khamis @ 5/6/2013 - 21:37

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