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MTN rewards customer with R100 000 cash prize

MTN, through its music sponsorship, has once again made one of its customers in Beacon Bay, East London, R100 000 richer.

Misiwe Maki is the latest customer who won a life-changing prize money of R100 000 after downloading 'Blou' by Laurika Rauch, which was one of the caller tunez in the Afrikaans is Groot consumer competition.

Speaking about the handover, Larry Annetts, Chief Consumer Officer: MTN SA, commented: "Afrikaans is Groot is a popular musical extravaganza that celebrates Afrikaans musical talent. MTN is pleased to be part of this initiative, and what better way is to heighten excitement about this festival than by rewarding our loyal customers who are contributing to the success of festival. We look forward to rewarding more customers at the next Afrikaans is Groot Music Festival that is scheduled to take place in Cape Town next month."

The lucky customer, who entered the MTN Afrikaans is Groot Music Festival competition said: "This is such a dream come true, never in my wildest dreams did I ever imagine winning such a massive prize. Thank you so much MTN, I hope that others will also get to experience your generosity".

The next leg of the Afrikaans is Groot Music Festival will take place at the Grand West Casino, Cape Town from 17 to 18 March 2017. In keeping with its goal of rewarding customers, MTN will offer a variety of spot prizes and giveaways for revellers who will be attending the festival. One lucky customer will pocket the grand prize of R100 000.

To stand a chance of winning the R100 000 grand prize, MTN customers need to download one or more of the following MTN Afrikaans is Groot CallerTunez.

MTN Afrikaans is Groot CallerTunez:

*123*55# - Elvis Blue se "Die Hemel"*123*62# - Bobby van Jaarsveld se "Middernag Serenade"*123*66# - Eden se "458Italia"*123*67# - Bobby van Jaarsveld se "Totaal Finaal"*123*68# - Jay se "Twee"*123*81# - Riana Nel se "Weier"*123*82# - Corlea Botha se "Grassade"*123*85# - Dewald Wasserfall se "Gebore om te lewe"*123*86# - Bok van Blerk se "Koue voete en warm liefde"*123*87# - Arno Jordaan se "As jy hier is"*123*88# - Karlien van Jaarsveld se "My Hartjie"


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Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group, operating in 21 countries in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. The MTN Group is listed on the JSE Securities Exchange in South Africa under the share code: "MTN".

As at the end of 30 June 2010, MTN recorded 129.2 million subscribers across its operations in Afghanistan, Benin, Botswana, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Cyprus, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Republic, Iran, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo (Congo Brazzaville), Rwanda, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Uganda, Yemen and Zambia. The MTN Group is a global sponsor of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa and has exclusive mobile content rights for Africa and the Middle East. Visit and