Patience Tukundane, one of the lucky 'Yoola Amajja' winners

A resident of Mbarara’, Patience Tukundane, left fellow winners in awe Friday when she grabbed over a million shillings in the first draw of Airtel Uganda’s ongoing Yoola Amajja promotion.

Other winners – Ronald Walulumba, William Tumukunde and Abed Bironse Kwiri took home Shs762,000, Shs962,000 and Shs955,000 respectively as part of the promotion that requires lucky winners to enter a booth and grab money.

Launched at the beginning of November, Yoola Amajja, now in its second year, is a cash promotion that rewards customers who are actively using the Airtel Money platform to carry out their daily transactions.

Speaking during the cash handover, Airtel Uganda Chief Commercial Officer, Deepak Bhatia congratulated the winners and encouraged all Ugandans to continue using this platform and also stand a chance to win.

“I am excited to be handing over cash to our subscribers today. Anyone can be a winner – simply transact a minimum of three times on the Airtel Money platform and next time it might be you standing,” he said, adding that the only number that will be used to contact winners is 0752 600222.

To take part in the Yoola Amajja promotion, Airtel Money customers should dial *185# on their phones and carry out any three of these transactions weekly; send money, pay bills including among others utilities and school fees.

Purchase a data or voice bundle through Airtel Money Top up a minimum of Shs500 airtime through Airtel money.


Make a mobile banking transaction Wewole lucky winners will be allowed into the cash box to grab up to Shs2 million.