Zoom Lottery Terms & Conditions


“ZOOM UP YOUR LIFE WITH MR. P” Promo is An entertainment and lifestyle contest that anyone can participate in for a chance to win exciting prizes including cash prizes, back stage passes, music video productions etc.
The Promo operates through a Value-Added Service “VAS” solution designed to engage Nigerians both home and abroad to promote the entertainment and sports scene. It runs from 2018 and can be extended. Throughout this period, Nigerians can participate in the Promo by subscribing and sending subscription messages(SMS, USSD and WEB) to the USSD Short Code *20010#, the NCC approved Short code for the Promo from any mobile network in Nigeria. Customers would also be able to play by visiting www.zoomlifestyle.com website. The winners are selected through a raffle draw at the end of each month of the Promo whereinone winner is selected per category.

The “ZoomLifestyle” Promo affords participants, an opportunity to choose from fourcategories of participation:

  • Music/Dance draw – Participants will play to win for dance and music production/recording and    
  • Sports/Business Draw – Participants will be play for sports trials and support in their sport career.
  • International Draw – Participants in dispora will play to participate.
The participation in the categories stated above will run through an SMS, Web and USSD platforms created for the purpose of the Promo.By entering the Promotion, a participant accepts the Terms and Conditions set below and agree to be bound by them.


  1. Duration
    1. The Promo will run from 2018 (hereafter referred to as “Duration”). Current Terms and Conditions apply for the duration of the Promo. The Promo may be further extended.

2. Territory

2.1  The Promo will be valid in the territory known and recognized as The Federal Republic of Nigeria (hereafter referred to as “Nigeria”).

  1. Promo Target
    1. The Promo is open to all Nigerians both home and abroad. Participants must be 18 years or older. A Participant hereby warrants and represents that he/she is:


  1. At least 18 years old and eligible to participate in the Promo in the same manner as beingeligible to enter into valid contracts under Nigerian law;
  2. Participating voluntarily;
  3. Have perused and have a clear understanding of the Terms and Conditions of the Promo;
  4. Fully aware & accept that messages sent on the platforms in the course of participation in the Promo shall only count for the purpose of this Promo where same have been duly charged in accordance with this Terms and Conditions; and
  5. Fully aware & accept that any sums applied or expended in participating in the Promo is non- refundable.

3.2       The Organizer reserves the right to verify the eligibility of participants which will also include confirmation of details of participants as registered in their SIM registration process and their status as bona fide Nigerian citizens at all material times. Participants hereby agree that personal data supplied when participating in the Promo may be used by the Organizer to monitor participation in the Promo and to evaluate the Promo improvements.
4.         Means of Participation 

  1. Music/Dance Draw – Participants can play by sending MUSIC or selecting the MUSIC/DANCE category through the available service channels (USSD, SMS and WEB).
  1. Sports/Business Draw – Participants can play by sending SPORTS/BUSINESS or selecting the SPORTS/BUSINESS category through the available service channels (USSD, SMS and WEB).
  1. International Draw – Participants can play by selecting the INTERNATIONAL category through the WEB service channels.

4.1.1    “Zoom Lifestyle” MUSIC/DANCE Draw

To participate, send MUSIC/DANCE via SMS to the short code 20010 or dial the USSD Code *20010# from any mobile network. Every message SMS, CALLor Renewal Charge made to *20010# shall be at the cost of N20(Twenty Naira) including all taxes per SMS or call.
 4.1.2     “Zoom Lifestyle” SPORTS/BUSINESS Draw

To participate, send SPORTS/BUSINESS via SMS to the short code 20010 or dial the USSD Code *20010# from any mobile network. Every message SMS, CALL or Renewal Charge to *20010# shall be at the cost of N20(Twenty Naira) including all taxes per SMS or call.

4.1.3    “Zoom Lifestyle” via WEB/ONLINE

To participate via the website directly, visit https://zoomlifestyle.com/play. Each payment will be a bundle of tickets. The minimum bundled cost shall be at the cost of N500(Five Hundred Naira) including all taxes and shall contain 25 tickets (i.e. 500/20 = 25 tickets). Players can pay using their Debit Cards or Bank USSD. All categories above can be played.

5.           Participation in the periodic live draws
5.1         To become a Participant in the monthly live draws, a Participant must have an active subscription in all or either of items 4.1.1 to 4.1.2 above. The higher the times of participation, the higher the chances of being selected to participate in the live draws for a chance to win Five Hundred Thousand Naira and promotion for the Winners career in the selected Category.The draw holds every first Thursday of each month throughout the duration of the Promo and any extension thereof.
5.2         Each SMS, Calls or Auto-Renewal to *20010# is at N20(Twenty Naira)(including all taxes).The Organizer, at its sole discretion, may limit the maximum amount of messages SMS or Calls or Auto-Renewals that every Participant can play in all categories of the Promo within a specific period of time.

6.       Game & Points

6.1      The first SMS sent to *20010# by a participant inclusive of the Selected Category (MUSIC, DANCE, BUSINESS or SPORTS) enters the participant into the competition in a subscription model for a fee of N20 (Twenty Naira). The Participant can also enter the Promo by dialing the USSD code *20010# from any mobile network. The participant would receive a Registration SMS confirming their initial entry into the competition.

6.2     The participant would be charged N20 (Twenty Naira) daily for purchase of additional tickets into the lottery. Each successful charge creates an additional entry ticket for the participant. The subscriber would receive a Renewal SMS after every successful charge indicating their additional entry ticket into the lottery pot.

6.3         In addition to the Registration SMS, the participant would receive access details to the ZOOM LIFESTYLE web portal to submit their musical, danceworks, sports cameo and business pitching video to stand a chance to be showcased. Upload on the ZOOM Lifestyle portal is only available to active participants in the Lottery
6.4         At any time during the promo period the participant can opt-out of the lottery service by sending the word STOP <KEYWORD> to the short-code 20010. If a participant Opts-Out of the lottery, such participant will still be eligible for the corresponding draws for the month of participation.

6.5         Each entry ticket is valid only up till the end of the calendar month that the ticket was purchased.


7       Cost &Participation

7.1      Every REGISTRATION SMS successfully received from the short code *20010# indicates that a charge of 20 Naira (inclusive of all taxes) has been deducted. 
7.2        Any Participant can request to opt-out of the lottery service by sending, free of charge, the keyword “CANCEL” or “STOP” to the short code*20010# which will automatically unsubscribe the Participant.
7.3        Participants can obtain more information about the Promo by sending “HELP” to the short code*20010# for the options the Promo has to offer.

8            Game Periods & Prize     
8.1         The Promo is comprised of monthly prizes during the period of play (PRIZE PERIOD), with each PRIZE PERIOD being independent of all others.       
8.2         For each PRIZE PERIOD, the corresponding prizes will be awarded to the winners based on the following mechanism:           
i.       DRAW: A draw will be held, in which the specified number of winners described in table 8.4 will be randomly selected from all eligible entries. Each eligible Participantwill be allotted a number of entries equal to the number of successful charges he has accumulated by the end of the PRIZE PERIOD.
8.3     To be eligible to participate in any PRIZE PERIOD, the Participant must have sent at least one REGISTRATION SMS/USSD Call request and successfully receive a REGISTRATION SMS during the corresponding PRIZE PERIOD.
8.4       For each PRIZE PERIOD, a specific number of prizes are available, as defined in the table below:











200,000 Naira per Category

1 winner per WEEK (last set of tickets will be given at the end of the promotion) per Category

Every WEEK


8.5      Any Participant may be contacted for any or all of the prize categories stated above.If a participant is declared winner and is not resident in Nigeria, he shall provide details of his representative who will act for and on his behalf for the collection of the prize. The representative must present a Letter of Authorization, a valid means of identification(National I.D card, Drivers License, International Passport or Certified Employment or University Student I.D Card) and any other information as may be required by the Organizer before prizes can be redeemed.     

8.6         Prizes must be accepted as awarded, cannot be exchanged for other prizes or cash and may not be transferred or exchanged. Prizes will be delivered within 30 days from the end of each draw period, at a time and place that will be made known to the winner.
8.7         Any expense not explicitly indicated as part of the prize, including but not limited to insurance, travel expenses, accommodation, license fees or taxes, are the responsibility of the winner. In no event shall the Organizer be held liable for external fluctuations that might affect the economic value of the allocated prizes.
9       Winner selection, notification and prize forfeiture

9.1     On the next Thursday after the end of a PRIZE PERIOD, monthly winners will be selected (as specified in section 8). PRIZE PERIOD here refers to monthly prize periods.

9.2       Winners of each Category will be selected monthly during a live draw on the first Thursday of each month throughout the period of the Promo.

9.3     For every prize available in the PRIZE PERIOD, one winner per Category is selected.
9.4       Every winner in all categories will be contacted by the Organizer on the mobile phone number provided or e-mail he has used to participate in the Promo. The Organizer will attempt to contact a winner at least 3 times a day over a period of 1 week, between the hours of 9am and 8pm. If a winner cannot be contacted during this period, he is disqualified & forfeits the prize.
9.5       A winner will be required to provide proof of eligibility including but not limited to a National I.D card, Drivers License, International Passport or Certified Employment or University Student I.D Cardand sign a prize acceptance form (as may be requested by the Organizer) before prizes can be collected. If the winner fails to provide sufficient proof withina period of 48 hours request by the Organizer, he is disqualified and forfeits the prize.   
9.6       If a winner forfeits the prize, the prize is deemed unclaimed and remains at the disposal of the Organizer.

9.7       Winners agree to the publication of their names and /or photographs in any media or promotional material produced by the Organizer. Such use does not entitle the winner to any further compensation.

9.8       Each Participant is entitled to receive only one prize per prize category.


  1. Abuse and Disqualification
    1. Any Participant may be disqualified at any stage of the Promo, for any of the following reasons:
  2. Participants are not allowed to use machines that send automatically SMS messages or automate/facilitate the Registration process or any other alternative of sending SMS messages,other than the mobile phone. The Organizer has the right to disqualify any Participant under the suspicion of breaking this obligation;
  3. If the Participant ceases to be a Nigerian Citizen either on the date of a draw, and/or on the date that the prize is to be presented;
  4. In the event that it is impossible to establish telephone communication with the prospective winner in accordance with 9.4 above;
  5. In the event that the winner does not sign the declaration of acceptance of the Prize, irrespective of the reason(s) for such;
  6. In the event that the winner does not provide any proper identification documentas required by these Terms and Conditions;
  7. In the event that the winner, for whatever reason(s), does not accept in full and without reservation the Terms and Conditions and his/her obligations which arise from the acceptance of such regulation, in respect of the allocation of the prize;
  8.  In the event of incompatibility arising from the selected winner lacking legal capacity (e.g. the fact that the selected winner is related directly or indirectly with the Organizer or is under-aged) in accordance with that set forth in the present Terms and Conditions;
  9. In the event that the registered holder of the winning MSISDN has not been charged for any SMS sent during the period of the Promo. The Winner shall forfeit the Prize and the Prize shall be awarded to a Substitute generated through a new draw;
  10. The failure to comply with or observe any of the Terms and Conditions set out herein;
  1. In the event that the winner is seen or found to have participated in the Promo by way of fraud, deceit or in any manner which contravenes the spirit and intent of the Promo, the terms and conditions herewith or in a manner prejudicial and/or unfair to other Participants;and
  2. Employees of the Organizer and any company directly collaborating with the Organizer for the purposes of executing the Promo, their spouses, direct members of their families or households, relatives of direct kinship or any other person in a position to benefit illegitimately from unpublished or privileged information connected to Promo, and all persons in a position to interfere with the operation of the Promo (legitimately or illegitimately) are disqualified from participating in this Promo.


11      General Conditions

11.1    If, for any reason, a Participant decides to change his mobile phone number during the Promo, the accumulated lottery entry tickets shall not be transferred to the new number but shall remain with the initial MSISDN. Entries cannot be transferred from one phone number to another.
11.2     The Promo and features within the Promo may also be protected by intellectual property rights belonging to the Organizer or to their licensors. No license is granted to Participants in respect of any such rights, except to the extent required for Participants personal use of the Promo in accordance with these terms and conditions. “ZoomLifestyle” and any other “ZoomLifestyle” product or Service name are owned by the Organizerand Participants shall not be entitled to reproduce such marks (other than to the extent required for Participants personal use of the Service) without the Organizer’s prior written consent.
11.3     Some aspects of the Promo may be supplied to the Organizer by third parties and while the Organizer shall exercise all due care to ensure that such third parties comply with all applicable rules, the Organizer make no promises, and do not accept any liability, either express or implied as to the Promo, including but not limited to its accuracy, relevance or quality, except as stated in these Terms and Conditions.
11.4     Any participation in the Promo is entirely at the risk of the Participant and in no event shall the Organizer be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages including without limitation loss of income, data or other information as a result of the use of or inability to use the Promo. 
11.5     Any deviation from the rules and/or attempt to manipulate the outcome of the Promo or the entitlement to a Prize will result in an automatic disqualification of that Participant. The Organizer shall be entitled to effect the disqualification without reference or recourse to the Participant(s) carrying out the said manipulation. 
11.6     The Organizer reserves the right to modify, supplement or terminate all or part of this Promo at any time without notice and without liability of any kind, except with regard to winnings that have legitimately accrued and that the Organizer has recognized before the date of such modification, supplement or termination.
11.7     The Organizer reserves the right to replace the advertised prizes with prizes of the same or greater value at their sole discretion. There will be no cash alternative or cash equivalent in respect of non-cash prizes except if otherwise stated. 
11.8     Prizes are non-transferable in whole or in part and must be taken as stated.
11.9     Winners agree to the publication of their names and /or photographs in any media.
11.10   The Organizer accepts no responsibility for any incorrect or incomplete registration details that Participants may supply as part of the registration for the Promo.

11.11   The Organizer accepts no responsibility for undelivered, lost or delayed SMS or entries nor for any network errors for which there may be delays during peak time.  Proof of sending SMS by Participants is not proof of receipt by the Organizer.
11.12  The Organizer gives no warranty or guarantee whatsoever in relation to any Prize and Participants hereby release and hold the Organizer and their agents harmless from any and all liability, injury, loss or damage of any kind, so far as it is permitted by law, arising from the participation or Participant’s acceptance of use or use of any Prize.
11.13   The Organizer reserves the right to disqualify any entry at its sole discretion.

 12       Organizer’s responsibilities

12.1      Organizer’s responsibility is strictly limited in giving the Prizes. The Organizer cannot be held responsible for any delay or impossibility of sending or receiving SMS messages because of a technical problem. All the SMS messages will be considered received by the Organizer when they are registered in the PROMO’s IT system and not when they are sent by the Participant. All the REGISTRATION SMS messages will be considered received by the Participantat the moment they were sent from the Promo’s IT system. Participants recognize and accept that the journal of the informatics system of the Promo’s IT System is the proof of the date, hour, minute and second of their receiving/ sending each SMS message.

12.2      Except for force majeure incidents such as disruptions in power supply, the Organizer will procure the technical equipment and the needed software for the Promo, without taking responsibility for any technical or network failures.  Any claim of a Participant will be resolved by the Organizer, if it is well-founded, assuring the equality of chances for the Participants and repairing the prejudice, if possible.

13      Personal Data Protection

13.1     By participating in the Promo, the Participants expressly agree that personal data which they supply shall be processed by the Organizer for the purposes of executing the Promoand also for the purpose of publicizing the Promo and the Organizer. It is hereby specified that the Organizer guarantees that publicity, entailing the sharing with third parties of personal data supplied as a result of participation in the Promo, (including through television, the press, leaflets and other means and formats of communication) shall be made only with respect to the winners of the Prizes and will only indicate the given names and surnames of the winners, the location of their place of residence, their images and voices (contained in photographic records, audio, video and other types of records, made with the purposes of publicity connected to the Promo).  The winning Participants give, through their participation in the Promo, express consent for the use of this data informants herein defined. Following the termination of the Promo, the personal data will be destroyed.
13.2       In accordance with local laws and regulations, the Organizer respects the privacy of Participants of this Promo by which it is committed to the use of technology in a transparent form and in strict observance of the rights, freedom and guarantees of the citizens and by the reservation of the intimacy of their private and family life. The personal data collected within the scope of this Promo will be treated as private and confidential. It shall not be disclosed to other individuals or organizations, except in the event of legislation to the contrary or where such is authorized by the Participantsthemselves. The data will be stored on servers with access controlled on a need-to-know basis and limited by passwords.

14.      Amendments to the Terms and Conditions

14.1       The Organizer reserve the right to alter, suspend or cancel this Promo and its respective Terms and Conditions, without prior notice and upon prior authorization issued by the appropriate authorities, with the new rules coming into force upon disclosure by publication on the website: http://www.zoomlifestyle.com
14.2       No alteration may have retrospective effects, whereby all Participants registered up to the moment of the introduction of the alteration shall have equal rights.  Each alteration, including the extension or reduction of the Duration Period of the Promo, shall be included in and form an integral part of these Terms and Conditions and shall be introduced through the addition of an annex, which shall be applicable from the date of its publication on the website: http://www.zoomlifestyle.com

14.3       No claim in respect of any alteration of the present Terms and Conditions is enforceable against the Organizer following the moment at which this alteration becomes available for online consultation on the website http://www.zoomlifestyle.com

14.4       In the event that the Promo is suspended prior to the period designated for its conclusion, the Organizer shall award the Prizes corresponding to the winners selected up to the date of the suspension of the Promo, in accordance with the present Terms and Conditions. 

15.      Governing Law and Jurisdiction

15.1       Any dispute arising from or connected to this Promo shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent Nigerian authorities and in accordance with Nigeria