Kwesé today announced the winner of the NBA All-Star Weekend competition. Mugisha Aime Franck from Burundi has won the full All-Star experience including access to the Rising Star Challenge, All-Star Saturday and the All-Star Game from 17 to 19 February 2017.
Mugisha was selected from a pool of entrants who downloaded the Kwesé App to enter the competition. The prize covers tickets for NBA games and tourist attractions, meals, transportation, gifts, on-site logistical support, flights and hotel fees amongst other things.
A Cleveland Cavaliers fan, Mugisha is a 20-year-old second year Commerce university student currently on scholarship at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt.
On winning the trip he said “I thought it was a joke when I received the call from Kwesé, I never thought I would win when I downloaded the app. I am excited and cannot wait to experience the full All-Star Weekend, I would like to thank Kwesé and the NBA for this once in a life time opportunity”.
“Kwesé would like to congratulate Mugisha on winning the competition. The All-Star Weekend pass is every basketball fan’s dream and we are proud to be part of awarding it to a deserving fan to experience the action live from the NBA New Orleans court next year”, said Joseph Hundah, President and Chief Executive Officer, Econet Media. Mugisha will be joining a group of winners from all over the world in New Orleans for this experience. Basketball fans in the African continent can watch
Mugisha will be joining a group of winners from all over the world in New Orleans for this experience. Basketball fans in the African continent can watch action from the All-Star Weekend live on Kwesé platforms including Kwesé Free Sports and the official Kwesé App available on IOS and Android.