Tusua Spoti the new SMS lottery mechanism will be a question and answer based mechanism, there will be variety of questions on entertainment, educations, agriculture, sports etc. Customers will be charged Tsh. 500 per set of questions to answer (also known as set) and stand a chance to win prizes. In this case set is a number of questions a subscriber has selected to answer, e.g. if a customer answer 11 questions as set will be charged Tsh.500 per set.

Tusua Spoti

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Tusua Spoti

Tusua Spoti The new SMS lottery mechanism will be a question and answer based mechanism, there will be variety of questions on entertainment, educations, agriculture, sports etc. Customers will be charged Tsh. 500 per set of questions to answer (also known as set) and stand a chance to win prizes. In this case set is a number of questions a subscriber has selected to answer, e.g. if a customer answer 11 questions as set will be charged Tsh.500 per set.

Every day there will be multiple trivia questions where subscribers will be required to answer correct, either: answer 1(marker “1”), answer 2(marker “B”), or answer 3(marker”2”) or answer 4(marker” F”)

Markers are the answers a player is required to select to answer question and it can be of any type 1,2,3 or A,B,C, or T, F, U (True, False , Unknown) or any other type required by the question.

Players can play the game through subscription in which they can answer any number of questions or may participate to answer set of questions correctly as specified in “section A, Daily Draws and prizes” and enter into a draw and stand chances to win various prizes.

How to Join Songesha

How to Play Tusua Spoti

  • 1. USSD Menu *149*01*65#>Tusua SPOTI
  • 2. SMD short Code: Send keyword “P” or “PAST” to 15615
  • 3. Each Question can be answered in a limited time period, for as much as the session allows.

Tusua Spoti charges

CHARGES AND FIRST TIME PARTCIPATION

First time participation:

A customer subscribe to this service by sending USSD Menu *149*01*65#>Play SPOTI or subscribe via SMD short code: Send keyword “P” or “PAST” to 15615

  • 1. Tsh.500/slip( set of questions)
  • 2. Fall back charges Apply : Tsh.450, Tsh.400, Tsh350, Tsh.300 , Tsh.250, Tsh.200 A customer will be able to use service at a discount price.

M-Pesa participation: Dial *149*01*65# select Play SPOTI

Note: Auto renewal means everyday a subscriber will be automatically charged and automatically renewed into the service to check and win prizes.

Customers accept that by subscribing to the game will be liable for the following Please note: entry by intelligent devices (e.g. modems, telemetry devices and the like) or machines shall not be permitted for entry and will not be eligible for Prizes.

Winners will be notified telephonically by the Promoter and/or its authorized agents on or as soon as possible after each of the draws respectively.

Draws will be done automatically and big draws under supervision of gaming board

Winners shall receive their prize instantly to 30 working days

Customer can win the same prizes only once during the promotion period and instant prizes multiple times

Entrant’s acknowledge and accept that the Promoter shall utilize a third party (the Promoters’ authorized agent/s) to contact the entrant, in the event that the entrant is a winner, and arrange delivery of the Prize. In order to effect the contacting and delivery process, the Promoters shall provide the entrant’s information to such third party.

Tusua Spoti Prizes

TYPE OF PRIZES TO BE WON & THEIR RESPECTIVE DRAWS

DRAW PRIZES QUALIFICATIONS
INSTANT DRAW Tsh.50,000,000 DAILY SUBSCRIPTION
DAILY DRAW Tsh.100,000 DAILY SUBSCRIPTION
HOURLY DRAW Tsh.500 ANSWER 11 QUESTIONS CORRECT
HOURLY DRAW Tsh.2,500 ANSWER 12 QUESTIONS CORRECT
HOURLY DRAW Tsh.10,000 ANSWER 13 QUESTIONS CORRECT
HOURLY DRAW Tsh.50,000 ANSWER 14 QUESTIONS CORRECT
HOURLY DRAW 2 TIME TO PLAY ANSWER FIRST 7-10 QUESTIONS CORRECT
HOURLY DRAW 1 TIME TO PLAY ANSWER FIRST 6 QUESTIONS CORRECT

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tusua Spoti Mechanisim?

Every day there will be thousands of football games related questions where TUSUA SPOTI subscribers will be required to answer correctly and the results options are home team won (marker "1"), away team won (marker "2") or a tied match result (marker "X"), or answer 1 Answer 2 or Answer 3. Other type of questions can be added
Players can play the game using simple answers to the questions. According to the questions answered by the participant – requires the correct answers of the questions either thirteen (13) football questions or other questions selected for every “SPORTY” competition trivia slip, or of the first six (6) or first seven (7) or any eleven (11), or twelve (12) football questions of the same series of thirteen (13) or any number of questions on the play trivia.

What is Tusua Spoti Game type A Prize?

Winning for the correct answer of the thirteen (13) matches will be allocated to the following prize category according to number of correct answers:

  • 1. Winning tickets that include correct answers on all thirteen (13) football questions on the play Prize category (I)
  • 2. Winning tickets that include correct answers on twelve (12) out of the thirteen (13) football questions on the play slip Prize category (II)
  • 3. Winning tickets that include correct answers on eleven(11) out of the thirteen (13) football questions on the play slip Prize category (III)

What is Tusua Spoti Game type B Prize?

Winning for the prediction of the first Seven (7) matches will be allocated to the following prize category according to the number of correct predictions:.

  • 1. Winning tickets that include correct predictions of all first seven (7) football questions on the play slip Prize category (I)
  • 2. Winning tickets that include correct predictions on six (6) out of the first seven (7) football questions on the play Prize category (II)

What are the Winnings distribution & Prizes per winning ticket?

The total amount distributed as winnings in every competition in all prize categories of TYPE A' questions (correct answer in 13 questions) constitutes 30% of the net pool fund of the specific GAME TYPE, after the deduction of the taxes, agents' fees, and other expenses such as extra or fixed prizes, or marketing fees share and it is distributed as such:

Type A) 50% of the total prizes pool

  • a) 48% of that is distributed to 1st prize category winning tickets
  • b) 28% of that is distributed to 2nd prize category winning tickets
  • c) 24% of that is distributed to 3rd prize category winning tickets

Type B) 50% of the total prizes pool

  • a) 67% of that is distributed to 1st prize category winning tickets
  • b) 33% of that is distributed to 2nd prize category winning tickets.

The minimum amount paid to users that answer correct the questions is Tsh.500. If the distributed prize is small users will receive 1 credit (worth of Tsh.500 to play again)
If the amount corresponding to a lesser prize category is higher than the corresponding amount of a higher prize category, then the total distributed amounts are added, and their sum is subsequently equally divided among all winning tickets of both prize categories.
All prizes amount are with Gaming taxes and Tax will be removed before rewarding.

Big Prize
When there are no winning tickets in any of the prize categories, then the amount corresponding to this prize category is not distributed and there is a rollover to the next appropriate competition at which time this amount it is added to the amount distributed in the same prize category (Big Prize).

How much does it cost?

The amount due per column is Tsh.500, which corresponds to selecting results for either all 13 questions included in the play trivia./ when subscribing via shortcode , subscriber will be charged Tsh.500/day with corresponding fallback prices.

Where can I play?

Valid tickets are sold exclusively through SMS and USSD from a dedicated Tusua Sokoni USSD menu or subscribe through SMS ShortCode and receive a daily question answers pick. To play and answer the questions manually dial *149*01*65# then go to Play Spoti. Each question can be answered in a limited time period, for as much as the session allows (max 15seconds). You must be ready to answer and concentrated. It’s a game of skills.

When is End of participation?

Entries / prizes calculation stop every day at 23:59

What are the General participation terms?

  • • Participation in draws/competitions takes place with the sole responsibility of participants and implies the full, absolute and unreserved acceptance of all relevant provisions of law in force as well as of the terms and conditions as they are defined every time by “TUSUA SPOTI”
  • • Play slips are used only for the processing of players’/participants' selections by the Central Processing Information System and do not constitute evidence of an Entry. A valid entry is issued only by the specific short-code when the appropriate amount due is paid or free offer is redeemed.
  • • Upon receipt of the Ticket the participant must check its validity and that it contains all the selections entered on the specific question-answers trivia.
  • • “Tusua Spoti” is not responsible if, for any reason, elements of a Ticket are not entered in the Central Processing System or if those have not been safeguarded according to the provisions of law in force. In that case, the owner of the ticket is not entitled to any prize money or compensation.
  • • The participant has not the right to ask for the cancellation of his participation and the refund of the value of the Ticket only when this is permitted according to the terms and conditions as defined by “Tusua Spoti”, but he has the right to cancel his participation by send the stop keyword to XXXXX
  • • Claiming Prizes
  • • Prizes are payable to the holder of a winning ticket inside their Tusua Spoti account where they can withdraw to their M-Pesa account anytime. Each withdraw can be up-to Tsh.100,000
  • • Prizes above Tsh.100,000 , winners will be contacted with Vodacom executive or assigned agency for processing their payments.
  • • Prizes are paid through Vodacom M-Pesa network
  • • Upon prize payment, the corresponding taxes are withheld by “Vodacom” OR “M-Pesa ” according to the provisions of law in force.
  • • “Tusua Spoti” can issue a winnings receipt following the submission of a request.
  • • The promotion will run for the duration of 365 days with effect from 22nd Dec 2019 to 22nd Dec 2020

Tusua Spoti Terms and Conditions

TUSUA SPOTI TERMS AND CONDITIONS

A. TUSUA SPOTI PREMIUM GAME

The new SMS lottery mechanism will be a question and answer based mechanism, there will be variety of questions on entertainment, educations, agriculture, sports etc. Customers will be charged Tsh. 500 per set of questions to answer (also known as set) and stand a chance to win prizes. In this case set is a number of questions a subscriber has selected to answer, e.g. if a customer answer 11 questions as set will be charged Tsh.500 per set.

Every day there will be multiple trivia questions where subscribers will be required to answer correct, either: answer 1(marker “1”), answer 2(marker “B”), or answer 3(marker”2”) or answer 4(marker” F”)

Markers are the answers a player is required to select to answer question and it can be of any type 1,2,3 or A,B,C, or T, F, U (True, False , Unknown) or any other type required by the question.

Players can play the game through subscription in which they can answer any number of questions or may participate to answer set of questions correctly as specified in “section A, Daily Draws and prizes” and enter into a draw and stand chances to win various prizes.




1. How to Play and Win.

  • 1. USSD Menu *149*01*65#>Tusua SPOTI
  • 2. SMD short Code: Send keyword “P” or “PAST” to 15615
  • 3. SMD short Code: Send keyword “P” or “PAST” to 15615.
  • Each Question can be answered in a limited time period, for as much as the session allows.

2. CHARGES AND FIRST TIME PARTCIPATION

  • i. First time participation:
    A customer subscribe to this service by sending USSD Menu *149*01*65#>Play SPOTI or subscribe via SMD short code: Send keyword “P” or “PAST” to 15615
  • ii. M-Pesa participation: Dial *149*01*65# select Play SPOTI
    Note: Auto renewal means everyday a subscriber will be automatically charged and automatically renewed into the service to check and win prizes.
  • iii. Customers accept that by subscribing to the game will be liable for the following Please note: entry by intelligent devices (e.g. modems, telemetry devices and the like) or machines shall not be permitted for entry and will not be eligible for Prizes. Winners will be notified telephonically by the Promoter and/or its authorized agents on or as soon as possible after each of the draws respectively.
    Draws will be done automatically and big draws under supervision of gaming board
    Winners shall receive their prize instantly to 30 working days
    Customer can win the same prizes only once during the promotion period and instant prizes multiple times
    Entrant’s acknowledge and accept that the Promoter shall utilize a third party (the Promoters’ authorized agent/s) to contact the entrant, in the event that the entrant is a winner, and arrange delivery of the Prize. In order to effect the contacting and delivery process, the Promoters shall provide the entrant’s information to such third party.

TYPE OF PRIZES TO BE WON & THEIR RESPECTIVE DRAWS

DRAW PRIZES QUALIFICATIONS
INSTANT DRAW Tsh.50,000,000 DAILY SUBSCRIPTION
DAILY DRAW Tsh.100,000 DAILY SUBSCRIPTION
HOURLY DRAW Tsh.500 ANSWER 11 QUESTIONS CORRECT
HOURLY DRAW Tsh.2,500 ANSWER 12 QUESTIONS CORRECT
HOURLY DRAW Tsh.10,000 ANSWER 13 QUESTIONS CORRECT
HOURLY DRAW Tsh.50,000 ANSWER 14 QUESTIONS CORRECT
HOURLY DRAW 2 TIME TO PLAY ANSWER FIRST 7-10 QUESTIONS CORRECT
HOURLY DRAW 1 TIME TO PLAY ANSWER FIRST 6 QUESTIONS CORRECT

1. Daily Draws and Prizes

  • Daily Draw of Prize amount Tsh. 100,000 Prize
  • A player participates through this draw by subscription. Customer has to answer questions (any number) as per USSD session. If a question is not answered in the timeframe defined by the system, then it will expire and the user will be given a new question. Upon successful response to the questions a user will be charged and notified via SMS

This draw occurs every day and eligible users are the users that subscribed in the service and paid their subscription during the date that the draw occurs. Daily draw period is from 00:00 until 23:59:59

  • 1. Hourly Draw of Prize amount Tsh. 500 Prize
    This draw occurs every one hour and selects 1 winner among the users answered 11 questions correctly in that period.
  • 2. Hourly Draw of Prize amount Tsh.2500 Prize
  • 3. Hourly Draw of Prize amount Tsh.10,000 Prize
    This draw occurs every one hour and selects 1 winner among the users answered 13 questions correctly in that period.
  • 4. Hourly Draw of Prize amount Tsh.50,000 Prize
    This draw occurs every one hour and selects 1 winner among the users answered 14 questions correctly in that period.
  • 5. Hourly Draw of Prize amount one time to play
    This draw occurs every one hour and selects 1 winner among the users answered the first 7 questions correctly.
  • 6. Hourly Draw of Prize amount one time to play
    This draw occurs every one hour and selects 1 winner among the users answered the first 6 questions correctly.

NB: Customer is charged by set of questions for Tsh.500 after have completed responded successful

Availability and accessibility of information and Opt-out mechanism

  • A. 1.All the information for the participants of the Promotional Game will be published in Vodacom Tanzania website, Vodacom Social media and Tusua Mapene social Media pages
    Instagram: vodacomtusuamapene
    Facebook: vodacomtusuamapene
    Vodacom website: vodacom.co.tz
  • B. If the Promotional Game is terminated, the Promoter of the Promotional Game will publish in the official resources of the Promotional Game and sends SMS notifications to customers.
  • C. Interruption or early termination of the Promotional Game shall not release the Promoter from its obligation to give out already awarded prizes and execute other actions required, except for the cases when termination or interruption of the Promotional Game was called by actions or events which are not under the Promoter’s control.
  • D. The Promoter of the Game shall not release personal information about participants of the Promotional Game to any third persons unless required to do so by law or in order to comply with government entities in Tanzania.
  • E. The Promoter reserves the right not to enter into written negotiations or otherwise contact with the participants of the Promotional Game other than in accordance with the Terms and Conditions or in accordance with the requirements of the current legislation of Tanzania.
  • F. The Promoter reserves the right to make available free short codes throughout the duration of the Promotional Game for any purpose.

End of participation

Entries/Prizes calculation stop every day at 23:59

General Participation Terms

  • I. Participation In draws/competitions takes place with the sole responsibility of participants and implies the full, absolute and unreserved acceptance of all relevant provisions of the laws force as well as of the terms and conditions as they are defined every time by “magic Trivia”
  • II. Answer questions are used only for the processing of players/participants’ selection by the Central Processing Information System and do not constitute evidence on an entry. A valid entry is issued only by the specific short code when appropriate amount due is paid or free offer is redeemed.
  • III. “Magic Trivia” is not responsible if, for any reason, elements of trivia answered are not entered in the Central Processing Information
  • IV. System or if those have not been safeguarded according to the provisions of the law in force. In that case, the owner of the ticket is not entitled to any prize money or compensation.
  • V. Draws approval and signoff will be held at Vodacom every Tuesday around 1000hours.
  • VI. Winners with small prizes below Tsh.100, 000 will be paid instantly after the draw.
  • VII. The draw will run for 365 targeted to go live by 14nd October 2019
  • VIII. Every question must be answered within 15 seconds USSD session and every series of questions will be different.

Tusua Spoti Terms and Conditions

While using the Songesha service you shall pay the Processing Fee: dependent on how much you took as per the table below. This fee will be charged only once you use the Songesha service.

Tariffs Band Processing fee
1 – 1000 5.7%
1001 – 2000 6.0%
2001 – 3000 6.0%
3001 – 4000 6.2%
4001 – 5000 6.9%
5001 – 6000 6.9%
6001 – 7000 6.9%
7001 – 8000 6.9%
8001 – 9000 6.9%
9001 – 10000 6.9%
10001 – 20000 6.0%
20001 – 30000 5.1%
30001 – 40000 4.5%
40001 – 50000 4.1%
50001 – 80000 4.0%
80001 – 100000 4.2%

You will also be charged a daily Service Fee dependent on the amount granted and repayment duration as per the table below.

Tariffs band Daily service fee
Day 1 Day 2 hadi 5 Day 6 hadi 10 Day 11 hadi 15 Day 16 na Zaidi
1 – 1000 4% 7% 10% 14% 16%
1001 – 2000 4% 7% 10% 14% 16%
2001 – 3000 4% 7% 10% 14% 16%
3001 – 4000 4% 7% 10% 14% 16%
4001 – 5000 3% 7% 10% 14% 16%
5001 – 6000 3% 7% 10% 14% 16%
6001 – 7000 3% 7% 10% 14% 16%
7001 – 8000 3% 7% 10% 14% 16%
8001 – 9000 3% 7% 10% 14% 16%
9001 – 10000 3% 7% 10% 14% 16%
10001 – 20000 4% 7% 9% 10% 15%
20001 – 30000 5% 7% 9% 10% 15%
30001 – 40000 5% 7% 9% 10% 15%
40001 – 50000 6% 7% 9% 10% 15%
50001 – 80000 6% 7% 9% 10% 15%
80001 – 100000 6% 7% 9% 10% 13%

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3 Stella Gisbert Sanga DAR-ES-SALAAM
4 Nice James Lyimo DAR-ES-SALAAM
5 Miriam Ephata Mtui DAR-ES-SALAAM
6 Violeth Morisi DAR-ES-SALAAM
7 Godfrey Webiro Masima DAR-ES-SALAAM
8 Harsha Parma DAR-ES-SALAAM
9 Jose John DAR-ES-SALAAM
10 Severeni Stevin Kariango DAR-ES-SALAAM
11 Simon Joseph DAR-ES-SALAAM
12 Humphrey Emmanuel DAR-ES-SALAAM
13 Musa D. Buhali DAR-ES-SALAAM
14 Kwigize B Sidodo DAR-ES-SALAAM
15 Catherine Bathromeo Fundi MBEYA
16 Jackson Mkolosafi Mkakanzi MBEYA
17 Charles D. Tlikie ARUSHA
18 John Safari Sidawe ARUSHA
19 Godfrey Hamisi Patrick Mwanza
20 Ally Twaha Hussein Mwanza
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