Tuesday, 30 April 2013


All the ‘boti ‘ children, especially those of you who grew up in the suburbs, playing cute games like Word search, Crossword puzzles, Jigsaw puzzles, scrabble, etc …this one is apparently for you. 

Guess what? Etisalat is giving away an ipad, Samsung Galaxy Note, Blackberry devices, smartphones and lots of free airtime in the Easyflex Treasure hunt starting today! To win any of these fantastic prizes click on; solve the puzzle of the day, tweet the answer to @etisalat_9ja, make sure use the hash tag #Easyflex. The treasure hunt kicks off today, Monday April 29th and ends Friday, May 3rd.

Hint: To increase your chances of winning get a ‘tweep’ with at least 500 followers on twitter to RT any of your answers. The biggest challenge will be on the 5th day and criteria for winning will be to get a celebrity to re-tweet your answer! So y’all should start begging for a ‘follow back’ and ‘RT’ from celebs like us to increase your chances of winning the grand prize *winks*

To better understand the details of the treasure hunt, you can watch the video below starring Hollywood’sHakeem Kae-Kazim. Watch below...


Y’ hello! Have you watched the ‘I don port’ commercial feat Saka?- Did you like Saka’s dance moves?
Can you imitate him or even freestyle to the song?
Then get 4 of your friends and make your own dance video. Upload the video on youtube and tag it “iDonPort *your group name*”.
The members of the top 4 groups will all get a blackberry z10 and a gift card each. 
The other top 36 members will win a gift card each.
Winners must all be on the MTN network.

Friday, 26 April 2013


Microsoft Nigeria in partnership with  Nokia, Dell and CCHub  today launched 9jApps Contest. The challenge is designed to empower local developers to take advantage of Microsoft’s new tools and resources to develop locally appealing and locally-relevant apps for the Windows platform, utilizing Visual Studio 2012 and the Windows Phone SDK, in addition to the Windows Azure SDK.
The 9jApps contest will run for 3 months teeing-off in March and climaxing at the end of June, 2013. This contest is intended to empower the next generation of Nigerian developers, by helping them drive innovation and grow the local software economy.
This push for economic development through African innovation is one of the key drivers of the Microsoft 4Afrika Initiative, launched continent-wide in February of this year. Microsoft is committed to working with Africa’s students, entrepreneurs, and independent developers to help them create the next generation of world-class African apps on the Window Platform, to bring relevant content and new business opportunities to people across the continent.
At a press briefing to launch the contest, Emmanuel Onyeje, Country Manager, Microsoft Nigeria said, “Nigeria is blessed with enormous talents, and Microsoft is proud to be able to help these talented developers to acquire new skills that will help them explore their potential and reach new heights”.
Oyeshina Oyetosho, Developer and Platform Evangelism Lead, Microsoft Nigeria, added, “This is not development for development’s sake.  This contest is about giving developers the skills and tools they need to help them publish their apps to the Microsoft Store so they can monetize their innovation and share it with the world. The Microsoft 4Afrika Initiative is rooted in the belief that African innovation can and will shape the future, so it is our hope that contests like this one can help fuel that cycle”.
The Conditions for Entry:
  • Apps entries must be in the respective stores (Windows 8 or Windows Phone) by 14 June 2013 at 23:59:59 GMT.
  • Apps published and available in store before the contest period are not eligible to participate.
  • Apps developed for the Windows Phone platform must be compatible with low-end Windows devices.
Prizes by categories of the contest include:
Window 8 Apps category:
  • Grand Prize: 2012/2013 KIA Rio automobile
  • Second Prize: NGN750, 000 cash
  • Third Prizes: A Windows 8 device each (X5)
Windows phone category:
  • Grand Prize: NGN750, 000
  • Second Prize: NGN500, 000
  • Third Prize: A Windows Phone 8 device (X5)
The 9japps contest is a Microsoft initiative aimed at fostering innovation and creating personality around developers and their apps, in collaboration with Nokia, Dell and CCHub Nigeria.
Speaking on the partnership, Partner Manager, Developer Experience, Nokia, West Africa, Mr. Olumide Balogun noted that Nokia is thrilled to partner with Microsoft, to bring the 9jApps competition to both students and independent developers. We are looking forward to some great solutions on the phone side leveraging both Microsoft WP and our Lumia devices capabilities to deliver locally relevant apps that we can export to the world.
Also airing his view about the partnership, the Country Manager, Dell, Nigeria Chuks Udensi said “Dell remains committed to the partnership and looks forward to great innovations to come from the competition”.
Tunji Elesho Pre-Incubation and Research Lead for CCHub added that “The Microsoft 4Afrika initiative is a laudable one which seeks to empower Africans. The entire plethora of what Microsoft is bringing is massive”.

Wednesday, 17 April 2013



Dear PromoBlog Visitors, Consolidated Breweries Plc is currently running a promo on its 
 HI -MALT BRAND, tagged: 


Live the Hi-Life with Hi-Malt!

There are lots of exciting prices to be won in the Hi-Malt Live the Hi-Life Promo!!! 

Your family and 5 other families stand a chance to win an all expense paid trip to Obudu Mountain Resort in the Hi-life promo. 

Other exciting prizes includes An Ipad, face caps, t-shirts, sling bags and N25,000,000 worth of free airtime. 

Winning is easy, just enjoy a bottle of Hi-malt, look under the crown and what you see is what you win.

Also text the code you see under the crown to 39405. You can collect your prizes at any LIVE THE HI-LIFE REDEMPTION ZONE/CENTER near you. Hi-Malt!!! Let us go higher!!!

 Promo runs from April 5 - May 17, 2013.


Saturday, 13 April 2013


The X Factor is a Reality TV singing competition to find new talents. It is contested by aspiring singers, drawn from public auditions and is open to all ages, sex, styles, solo acts or groups. A major difference between the show and others is that the judges also double as coaches for the various groups. It is peculiarly split in stages, following the contestants from auditions through to the boot camp, the judges' homes; to the grand finale. Dancers are also featured and contestants could accompany themselves on guitar, piano or any other musical instruments.

The X Factor has been successfully launched in major countries including United Kingdom, the United States, Albania, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany and Spain. Here in Africa, the month-long pre-auditions, which are the first stage, will kick off in Abuja on April 13th and later hold in Port Harcourt and Lagos. It will also run in Accra and Kumasi in Ghana.

Connect to your entertainment passion in the biggest purse among reality TV shows and win a princely sum of $150,000 (N24million) in the world's number one music singing talent reality TV show, 'The X Factor'. The X Factor is here in Africa for the first time on the shores of Nigeria, courtesy of Globacom.

You also stand the chance of winning a recording contract with the internationally acclaimed Sony Music for the recording of an album and professional management of the winning individual or group.

Audition is as follows:

Port Harcourt: 13th-14th of April.

Abuja: 20th-21st of April.

Kumasi: 4th-5th of May.

Accra: 11th-12th of May.

Lagos: 25th-26th of May.

This could change your life forever.


Who wants to be the next Nigerian actor making waves in Hollywood? Everybody! But while we all only dream about it, ten lucky people will be actively working towards it at the Acting Academy powered by Sterling Bank whose Season One is tagged ‘The Spirited Actor’.

Five people from Nigeria and five from Ghana will slug it out in New York for the number one position which comes with the stunning prize of co-starring with American hunk Morris Chestnut and a one-year contract with a Hollywood Agent. Continue...

Ten weeks of solid entertainment for everyone; a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be coached by celebrity actress Tracy Moore for the ten contestants and one lucky winner who gets it all.

Make sure you follow the series on Africa Magic Entertainment from April 21st at 20:00 CAT and 19:00 CAT from Sunday May 26th or on Africa Magic from Saturday August 4th at 20:30 CAT.


This is yet another Competition from Sterling Bank. Remember that the Sketchamania Competition (CLICK HERE TO VIEW)  has ended on 4th April.


Lagos to London from N136,000  
Fly Virgin Atlantic to London from 23rd April 2013 to return 31st May.

ticket must be bought by 22nd April 2013.

Seats and prices subject to availability.
Diamonds and Pearls Travels Limited
012951196, 0802315433908022228660

Thursday, 11 April 2013


Are you planning and event from between MAY AND AUGUST, then Enjoy 65k decor promo.

Full Drapery, Full Swaging, Backdrop lights, Stage Rug, High table decor, Cake Table Decor, Bridal Chair (single or couch), 2 car decoration to be brought to the venue. 

Chaircovers - All colors of spandex.
Table Cloths
Mandap Set
Moving Head lighting
LED Lighting
Walkway Items.

Booking last till May30th, 2013 - valid till August 2013.

Call 08178689360 for more info or email


MTN Mobile News

Dear Promoblog Visitors, MTN is currently offering prizes to mobile phone soccer game players.

Get the best of mobile soccer on MTN Play!!!
  • Visit or text RF 2013 to 700
  • Download the "Real Football 2013" game to your phone for N100 only
*Note that if you are not able to view the game on your phone, it is incompatible to your device.
  • Play your heart out and upload your high score to the leaderboard and watch out for exciting surprises every week!
  • Challenge your friends!
1st prize: Play Station 3 & Samsung Galaxy S3
2nd Prize: Blackberry Z10
3rd Prize: Nokia Lumia 820
Also get 1 extra game with every game download!!!

Wednesday, 10 April 2013


Spar is on its 25th Anniversary Specials. Visit Spar Nigeria or any Park 'N' Shop for these amazing offer and soo much more.


Diamond Bank hereby  announce the launch of the 3rd phase of the Building Entrepreneurs Today programme tagged “BET 3”. The first phase of the BET programme commenced in 2010 in which Diamond Bank empowered 5 entrepreneur with growth capital of N3 million each after they emerged top 5 from rigorous business training at the Enterprise Development Centre (EDC) of the Pan African University.

Diamond Bank seeks to continuously increase the capacity and enhance the growth potentials of Nigerian entrepreneurs and has renewed its partnership with EDC to implement Building Entrepreneurs Today 3 (BET3).

BET3, which opens on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, is aimed at encouraging interest in entrepreneurship. Application for the program is open to the general public, in which 50 entrepreneurs from the numerous applicants shall be selected to undergo a robust 30-day intensive Entrepreneurial Management Training out of which 15 Top breed entrepreneurs will be selected for Business Development Support. Five (5) outstanding applicants/entrepreneurs will qualify for the Next Level Award which is the sum of N3 million each as a capital boost in support of their respective businesses.

Selection criteria will be as follows:
1.    Applicant must have a fully functional business (at least 3months in operations)
2.    Applicant MUST not have attended any entrepreneurial Management program at EDC.
3.    The business must have high growth potential.

Interested applicants can download an application form from You can also click here to download the BET 3 application form. Completed application forms should be submitted to Please spread the word to your family and friends.

    APPLICATION PHASE(March 19 to April 19, 2013)
      Entries open to the public for entrepreneurs to apply for the BET programme

          EDC will be responsible for selecting the best 50 entrepreneurs that will partake in the 3 months Capacity Building Program at the Enterprise Development Centre of the Pan African University. These 50 participants will enjoy the following;
          • EDC networking meeting
          • Business advisory and counseling session

              From the 50 entrepreneurs, 15 will be selected as Top Breed Students and they will be further engaged in an Intensive Business Development Support Service for another period of 6 months. This set of 15 students shall be provided with the following services;
              • A quarterly consulting session to be provided by experts in various fields
              • Provide monthly monitoring contacts with mentors for participants
              • Provide a mentor for each participant who shall be a second year MBA student at the Lagos Business School.
              • Organize a platform for participant’s review of their plans with the University.

                NEXT LEVEL AWARD:
                  From the 15 Top students entrepreneurs, EDC will select 5 outstanding entrepreneurs that will be given the “Next Level Award”. Diamond Bank will reward the 5 outstanding entrepreneurs with a sum of N3 million Naira each as their growth capital for their businesses.

                  An Award / Prize Presentation ceremony will be organized by the Bank to showcase the 5 outstanding entrepreneurs to the general public.

                  Thursday, 4 April 2013


                  Star Lager beer from the stable of Nigerian Breweries plc has unveiled a unique and exciting consumer promotion themed Star League – Text & Play.The activity is another avenue for consumers to display their creativity as they enjoy their favorite brand. The nationwide activity will avail consumers the opportunity of winning exciting prizes in the process.

                  Star League – Text & Play, the Marketing Director stressed would be a consumer promotion with a difference. “It is an innovative platform where consumers would be actively engaged throughout the duration of the promotion, while they stand the chance to win exciting prizes in the process. It is unique, interesting and different. The Star League-Text & Play will run from April 2nd to May 31st, 2013.

                  The promotion is a crown cork based one- that means consumers will buy and open a bottle of Star, enjoy the rich taste, look under the crown cork and there they find their ticket to be part of the exciting Star League. There will be two categories of winning crown corks: The first 50% of crown corks will have codes with differentiated points in 5 bands of 10pts, 20pts, 30pts, 40pts and 200pts, while the remaining 50% of crown corks will carry the brand’s website address:

                  To participate, consumers will send by SMS the code under the crown cork with their full name, age and state of residence to the short code 30383. Consumers must have a mobile telephone line from any of the mobile service providers in Nigeria, registered in their name. The SMS system will work with all major telecoms operators in the country.

                  The mobile phone number used to send the code will be used to register the consumer on the Star website and Star database. They will automatically get a response with the number of points earned per crown cork and a directive to check their “standing” on the “League Table” at ( This applies to every subsequent successful entry. The consumer will accumulate points over the period of the promo using the registered mobile number. With every subsequent successful entry, they will get a response with the cumulative points to date on that particular phone number.
                  What makes the promo more exciting is that consumers will have the opportunity to view their position by the points accumulated on a specially designed League table per State of entry on the Star website. At the end of the promotion, participants with the highest points from each “State League” will be rewarded as follows:

                  For each of the 36 States and Abuja: Top 15 winners get iPads® with customized sleeves; Next 550 winners get Premium head phones whileNext 1000 winners get Exclusive Star DVDs.
                  Noted for holding its consumers in very high esteem and for doing things in unique ways, the brand will add a personal touch to the winning experience. Hence, the prizes will be delivered personally to the different winners wherever they may reside in the country at their advised and verifiable physical addresses.“For Star, this is the least of its gestures at appreciating the consumers’ unwavering love for the brand”, Drenth concludes.

                  Wednesday, 3 April 2013



                  STERLING BANK had a prank for its customers on April fools day. They put up a post saying the "Story of Sacrifice" Contest was cancelled, leaving customers shocked. 

                  It was later announced as April fools prank. Lol

                  Breezy Jumbo (1st Runner Up)
                  Olasupo Yusuf (2nd Runner Up)
                  Barcelona Olawale Gold Akinboyewa (3rd Runner Up)
                  Consolation Prize Winners:
                  Oluwaseun Dapomola Awosusi
                  Badeth Panganuron
                  Blessed Wisdom Love
                  Nsofor Ekene
                  Obi Ebelechukwu
                  Ojo Oluwakemisola
                  Howolarbee Daveed
                  Isreal Adelaja
                  Osinachi Uba
                  Iyantan John
                  For more Information visit the Sterling Bank Facebook page

                  CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE WINNERS. We are waiting for the winners of Sketchamania Competition.

                  WIN N100,000 IN "SINGFORDEALDEY" CONTEST

        , Nigeria’s premier group-buying site is TWO, and to celebrate their anniversary, they are rewarding current and prospective customers with a chance to win  over N100,000 and other cash prizes.

                  In the #Sing4DealDey competition, YOU can be the star of DealDey and also be one of the three lucky winners;
                  ·         Ist Prize: N100,000
                  ·         2nd Prize: N75,000
                  ·         3rd Prize: N50,000

                  The winner will be selected by the brand ambassador, MoCheddah. 
                  To win;
                  ·  Write a special song for DealDey, and make a video of yourself alone or with friends singing the song
                  ·  Upload your  video on YouTube and title it as #Sing4DealDey (space) your name/group name
                  ·  Log on to DealDey’s Facebook page:
                  ·  Click on the #Sing4DealDey tab just under the cover photo
                  ·  Fill out the information there and paste your video Url from Youtube
                  ·  Submit Entry

                  It’s really that simple and you could be the proud winner of N100,000. Imagine what you could achieve with N100,000, all the cool things you could buy… don’t you delay another second. Grab your video phone or any recording device and get recording. Ask a fried to help record while you do your thing or simply do your thing your way.
                  Disclaimer: Dealdey is not on a hunt for pitch perfect voices and is in no  way affiliated to any running competition which scouts for specific talents. Dealdey is simply on the hunt for creativity and expression and in celebration of our 2nd Anniversary.
                  In other words, you don’t have to be a SUPER SINGER to enter this contest. Creativity and expression are the key factors. Whether you’re singing for Dealdey in a commuter bus or you’re doing it P Square’s style on a speed boat cruise in the Atlantic, do your thing and you could be the winner!  Second and Third places also get N75,000 and N50,000 respectively.
                  It’s on then… Let the singing begin!
                  *Terms and Conditions Apply