Footie Trivia Challenge

Stand a chance of winning amazing cash prizes when you test your football knowledge in telecel's Footie Trivia Challenge

How it works


Telecel's Footie Trivia Challenge is a point based competition that allows you to earn points whenever you answer football related questions via SMS

To opt into the competition and start receiving questions simply send a blank SMS to 33505 . After successfully subscribing you will start receiving questions. Each SMS sent will be charged at a rate of 15 cents. You will earn 10 points for answering a question correctly and 5 points if the answer is wrong meaning you will be rewarded for participating. Remember that the more questions you answer the more points you earn and that you have greater chances of winning our cash prizes if you earn more points.




By participating in the competition subscribers will stand a chance of winning weekly cash  prizes and a grand prize at the end of the month. Prizes on offer inlcude $20 cash prizes for weekly winners and a grand prize of $1000 at the end of the month. Winners will be announced via telecel communications platforms so follow telecel on social media to get regular updates.


Terms and Conditions
  1. To participate in the Footie Trivia Challenge, a subscriber should send a blank SMS to 33505.
  2. For each SMS sent to 33505 the user is charged $0.15 per SMS (VAT inclusive).
  3. Subscribers shall be charged $0.15, $0.10, $0.05 upon renewal depending on the balance in the core wallet. Subscription to the competition will be renewed automatically daily.
  4. Weekly prizes and the overall Grand prize will be awarded to subscribers with the highest number of points for a given period.
  5. Participants of the competition should be over 18 years of age.
  6. Winning subscribers will be called by a Telecel representative via the subscribed winning mobile number notifying them of their prize.
  7. Participating subscribers will be awarded 10 points for each correct answer and for every wrong answer 5 points will be awarded.
  8. Answers to questions asked should be sent to the short code 33505
  9. A subscriber can win a maximum of one weekly prize and one monthly prize throughout the duration of the competition.
  10. All balances will be deducted from the core wallet.
  11. The promotion applies to prepaid subscribers only.
  12. To opt out of the competition, a subscriber should send UNSUB to 33505.
  13. By entering the competition, all participants agree that any participation in the promotion is subject to these terms and conditions.
  14. All winners will be contacted by Telecel via the subscribed winning mobile number.
  15. All cash prizes winners will be paid within 30 days of the winning subscriber being notified and when all conditions are met the prize will be paid via Telecash.
  16. Winners who are not registered on Telecash will have a maximum of 30 days from the day of notification to register, failure of which will result in the prize being forfeited by the subscriber.

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