Owning an iPad2 might just be the perfect way to begin the year 2012 right? But why cough up that huge amount of money to buy one, when you can get it for free? Star lager beer, from the stable of Nigerian Breweries Plc is offering 20 individuals around the country the opportunity of winning brand new second-generation Apple iPads.
To win, individuals have to enter what Star lager beer has called the ‘jingle contest’. Entry is very simple. Interested individuals are required to create a 30 second jingle with the words ‘Star‘ and ‘Shine Shine Bobo.’ There are two options for uploading the recorded audio. The jingle can be uploaded via the web on http://on.fb.me/pv8ZOy. The other option is to upload via http://bit.ly/tu7MqP for mobile devices.
The main criteria for judging the jingles are creativity, audibility and appeal. The competition will however close on Saturday, January 7, 2012. Only Nigerians residing in the country, and aged 18 and above, are eligible to enter the competition.
According to Obabiyi Fagade, Brand Manager – Star, Nigerian Breweries Plc, the jingle contest is one of the several schemes put in place by the beer brand to reward loyal consumers.
He said: “Star is undoubtedly Nigeria’s leading beer brand. We have been able to attain this leadership position and also sustain due to our loyal consumers. By giving out 20 brand new Apple iPads, we are simply saying thank you them. It is also an opportunity to get Nigerians creatively engaged in the art of creating jingles.”
Twenty-five individuals whose jingle entries pass the criteria will be selected and uploaded on the Star Nigeria Facebook page. Visitors to the page can then listen to the entries and vote for their favourite jingle. The top 20 individuals who garner the highest number of votes become winners of the Apple iPads.
So what are you waiting for? Create your own jingle with the words ‘Star’ and ‘Shine Shine Bobo’ and upload, for a chance to win an Apple iPad2.