Mammiki Khemisi walks away M150, 000 richer

By: Thandiwe Kubere

Telecommunications giant, Econet Telecom Lesotho thrillingly announced its Hoa Hlamatseha #EconetBlueOceans festive campaign January grand prize winner on Friday at the Sefika Complex, Maseru. The victor, Ms. Mammiki Khemisi is a resident of Masowe 2 in Maseru, and is the second grand prize winner of M150 000 in the Hoa Hlamatseha #EconetBlueOceans campaign.

Beyond being a celebration of connectivity, the campaign demonstrates Econet’s commitment to fostering a sense of community and shared joy. Econet’s GM – Marketing Communications and Customer Experience Mrs. ‘Mapusetso Ntšekhe declared the campaign is a hallmark of Econet Telecom Lesotho’s commitment to celebrating and giving back to its loyal customer base, and represents a culmination of joy, generosity, and community spirit. She further mentioned that Econet recognizes the importance of cultivating lasting relationships with its customers and understands that customer loyalty goes beyond the quality of service alone. She added that by organizing such campaigns, the company aims to foster a sense of belonging and appreciation among its customer base.

“Handing over this M150, 000 grand prize winner for the month of January symbolizes Econet’s dedication to make a meaningful impact in the lives of its customers and the broader community. In a world where communication is crucial, Econet is not only bridging the digital gap but also creating a bridge of shared joy and celebration,” concluded Mrs. Ntšekhe.

Ms. Khemisi joins a distinguished list of individuals who have been positively touched by Econet Telecom Lesotho’s commitment to excellence and innovation in Lesotho’s rapidly evolving telecommunications industry. Her selection as the second grand prize winner served as a testament of her loyalty and the enduring bond between Econet and its valued customers.

“I’m overwhelmed and equally excited to be announced by Econet as the winner of the M150, 000 grand prize,” beamed Ms. Khemisi. She further stated, “this amazing reward for my involvement in the campaign will be essential towards establishing a juice bottling company that’s already in the pipeline in partnership with my mom.”

By unveiling staggering cash prizes of M100 000, M150 000 and M200 000, Econet is setting a new standard for corporate generosity aimed at alleviating challenges faced by individuals and families in tough economic times. In addition to the grand prizes, Econet customers also stand a chance to walk away with M500.00 in daily prizes, M2000.00 in weekly prizes, and smartphones.

Hoa Hlamatseha campaign allows customers to participate in a series of engaging activities, ranging from sending SMSs to opting-in as they purchase data or calling bundles. Each participation earns customers points, contributing to their overall tally and increasing their chances of winning the grand prize.

The campaign underscores the digital service provider’s dedication to leading the way in shaping the future of the digital revolution in Lesotho and reinforcing Econet as the leader in innovation as well as changing lives throughout the Mountain Kingdom. Econet Telecom Lesotho subscribers can participate and join in the campaign by buying voice or data bundles or by sending premium-rated SMSs with the words ‘Blue Oceans’ to 30001 for one entry costing M1.00 only. Subscribers can also increase their chances of winning by sending the words ‘Blue Oceans’ to 31000 to get seven entries at the cost of M5.00. The campaign ends in February 2024.By participating, subscribers can win cash prizes ranging from M500.00 per day up to the grand prize of M200, 000. 00 per month, as well as smartphones.