Nomination submissions – Terms and conditions

Nominations process:

  • Nominations take place on the Mzansi Magic website on the 1Life page
  • An overview of the award and entry process will be provided on the 1Life page above the entry form
  • Form fields will include:
    • Nominator name and surname
    • Nominator cell number and email
    • Nominee name and surname
    • Nominee cell number and email
    • Nominator motivation outlining why they have nominated their nominee.

Selection process:

Channel audit guidelines dictate an independent auditor verifies the results.

  • Entries received are reviewed by 1Life and 5-10 entries are shortlisted
  • Shortlisted entries are verified before final panel review
  • A panel is convened to review the short-listed candidates based on predetermined criteria which includes that no NGO’s or CSI initiatives will be considered. These awards are for individuals who are making a difference within their communities without any financial support from any 3rd party individuals or organisations and have no affiliation to any group representing them.
  • An external independent auditor will monitor the winner selection process and will verify that the winner is selected fairly
  • The short-listed Nominators and Nominees may be requested to be filmed and interviewed prior to the awards as part of the pre-announcements at the awards as well as post the awards.
  • The short-listed Nominators and Nominees may be requested to attend the awards for the announcement of the winning Life Changer Award Nominee and their Nominator

Terms & Conditions:

  1. No staff member of 1Life Insurance Ltd (“the Company”) and/or any of their associated or affiliated companies and/or agencies, and staff members or their immediate family; nor members of the sponsors of any competition listed on this page, and/or any of their affiliated companies and/or agencies, and members of their immediate family, may enter the competition hosted by 1Life Insurance Ltd.
  2. In addition to the MVCA audience voting, audience nominations for the 1Life Life Changer Awards will be hosted on the Mzansi Magic website.
  3. The Mzansi Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards Nominations will launch on 15 August, 2018. Audience nominations will be available on SMS, via USSD code and on Web and Mobile via the Mzansimagictv official account.
  4. Voting for the 1Life Life Changer Award closes on Friday 02 November, 2018.
  5. SMS voting is via a short code 39201. On receipt of the vote, the audience member receives a return message allowing them to opt into being contacted by a 1Life representative for an obligation free life cover quote. SMS voting is charged at R1.50 per SMS (Free bundles do not apply).
  6. USSD voting is via a USSD STRING e.g. *120*33033#. On receipt of the Menu 2 response, the audience member receives a return message allowing them to opt into being contacted by a 1Life representative for an obligation free life cover quote.
  7. The Life Changer Nominations page will be hosted on the Mzansi Magic Website within the MVCA section of the site. The page will be 1Life branded in the form of a banner image above the form. The nominator needs to complete their personal and contact information. They then need to complete the details of the person they are nominating. The nominator then writes a motivation as to why they are nominating the person. The nominator will be presented with 2 tick boxes –
    • (1) An opt-in to receive an obligation free life cover quote (e.g. I would like to receive a life insurance quote from 1Life Insurance. When the person opts-in their data will be sent to 1Life to be contacted for an obligation-free life insurance / funeral quote.)
    • (2) Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions
  8. A shortlist of Finalist Nominators and their Life Changer Nominees may possibly be invited to attend the DSTV Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards on Saturday the 24th of November, 2018 and need to make themselves available at the awards evening, should they be requested to do so.
  9. On the night of the awards, the winning Nominator and Nominee will be announced at the live Awards Ceremony which will be broadcasted live on television.
  10. The winning Nominator and Nominee will each win a cash prize of R50,000.00 (Fifty-Thousand rand).
  11. The number of entries is limited to ONE per person per NOMINATOR per NOMINEE. Duplicate Nominations for the same person by the same Nominator will not give the Nominee or Nominator any extra chances to win as the winning prizes and title of DStv Mzansi Viewer’s Choice 1Life Life Changer Award 2018 is purely based on the motivation written by the Nominator as well as the change that the Nominee is making in their Community. (Note that a Nominee may however have more than one nomination by different Nominators and have several motivations written to give them more support, but this still is not a determining factor part of the criteria to be selected as a winner).
  12. Finalists will be notified telephonically. Should we not be able to contact the finalist after 3 attempts after the competition has closed, the shortlisted finalist will lose their place in the shortlisting.
  13. No persons under 18 years of age may enter.
  14. This competition is only open to South African citizens. Proof of citizenship will need to be presented, either by way of a valid South African Identity document, valid South African driver’s license, or South African passport.
  15. The winner agrees to co-operate with DSTV, Mzansi Magic and 1Life, in participating in any public relations exposure related to this competition. Finalists are encouraged to make themselves available for interviews, photo shoots and possible filming of their story to be aired on Television and shared on all mediums or advertising, including but not limited to Television, Radio, Magazine and Newspaper Publications, Digital and Online platforms and Outdoor advertising mediums.
  16. The winner’s name may be published on the Company’s website.
  17. Prizes are not transferable, nor are they refundable, or exchangeable.
  18. 1Life Insurance Ltd shall not be held responsible for:
    • Lost, late, delayed, misdirected, unintelligible or incomplete electronic mail.
    • Telephonic, electronic, hardware or software program, network, internet or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties.
    • Errors in transmission, and any condition caused by events beyond the control of 1Life Insurance Ltd which may cause the promotion to be disrupted or corrupted.
  19. 1Life Insurance Ltd shall not be held responsible for entries not received in the event of participants not successfully completing the entering mechanism provided.
  20. The judge’s decision shall be final and no correspondence in this regard will be entered into.
  21. Any violation or attempt to violate any of the above rules shall result in the immediate disqualification of the transgressor.

1Life Insurance Ltd is an authorised financial services provider (FSP license number 24769). Terms & Conditions apply.