Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions of the “GoGettaz” Promotion (“Terms and Conditions”)
30 May 2019

1. The sponsors of the GoGettaz Promotion (“Promotion”) are Econet Group Limited and Yara International ASA (the “Sponsors”). By entering this Promotion, you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions.

2. Employees of the Sponsors, as well as employees of any of their respective associated entities, affiliates, holding companies and/or subsidiaries, are not eligible to enter into or win this Promotion. Further, agents of such employees, as well as immediate family members of and those living in the same household as such employees, are not eligible to enter into or to win this Promotion.

3. In order to be eligible to enter into this Promotion, your venture must:

• be a legal entity (e.g. company, partnership, corporation, trust, a non-profit organization) which is registered in a country which is a member of the African Union or an individual who will have commenced with the registration of such a legal entity prior to 21 July 2019.
• be headquartered in a country which is a member of the African Union.
• be designed to be financially sustainable, either as a for-profit or a non-profit business or organization generating some revenue, and aiming not to be dependent on donor funding, as determined by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion.
• play a role in the agri-food sector and/or support the development of the agri-food sector through an innovation or process improvement across the “agri-food value chain”, as determined by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion.
o For the purposes of this Promotion, eligible “agri-food value chain” entities (whether for profit or not-for-profit) may include, but may not be limited to, entities involved in the following industries or sectors:
 agri-food research & development; primary production (farming); crop nutrition; irrigation; mechanization or robotics, including drones; crop protection; hydroponics or urban farming; transport, distribution, storage or logistics; food processing, packaging or marketing; food retail or service; waste management or recycling; digital or technology solutions/services to agri-food sector; innovative finance solutions/services to agri-food sector; renewable energy or environmental solutions/services to agri-food sector; education or business model solutions/services to agri-food sector;
or such as may be determined by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion.

Further, as regarding the directors or other natural persons who effectively exercise control over the venture which is the applicant to this Promotion, such applicant must:

• on the date of submission to the Promotion, have reached the age of majority with respect of his/her country of residence (i.e. be an adult in terms of applicable laws in the country of nationality) and no older than 35 years of age.
• hold nationality (with official ID) from any nation which is a member of the African Union.
• be the founder/co-founder of the venture he or she represents in the Promotion and play an active role in its operations and leadership.
• have no criminal record related to corruption, tax evasion, financial impropriety, felony or other offence, and will provide a signed declaration to that effect upon request.

4. In order to obtain an entry and become an entrant into this Promotion, the applicant must:

• submit full answers to an online application
• record a pitch video:
o maximum three (3) minutes in length;
o in which the following is explained, in the English language:
Who – Introduce yourself and your venture. What is unique about your story?
What – Tell us what your venture or idea is. What is the potential?
How – Describe your business model. How is it designed for success, and how is it innovative? Does it use any unique technology or approach?
Why – What inspires you about this work? What social impact could it have? What problem does it solve? What jobs does it create?
• submit such video to the Sponsors in accordance with the method for submitting such video as shall be advised in the online application
• submit full application (online questionnaire and video) by 23h59 (Central African Time) on 21 July 2019

5. Entries are limited to 1 (one) per legal entity.

6. A jury selected by the Sponsors shall review entries to this Promotion as received from all eligible contestants, and select the semi-finalists from amongst the first round entrants to this Promotion (“Semi-Finalists”), which selection of Semi-Finalists shall be conducted by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion.

7. If you are selected a Semi-Finalist you shall agree to take part in a one-hour interview and be required to produce documentation with regard to your legal entity as determined by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion.

8. From amongst the Semi-Finalists, 12 (twelve) finalists (“Finalists”) shall be selected by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion.

9. To be selected as a Finalist, the applicant shall agree to be able to travel to the GoGettaz Finale which will be held in Accra, Ghana 2-6 September 2019.

Finalists will be provided with the following in relation to such travel:

• airfare vouchers;
• hotel accommodation;
• the provision of transport and meals; as well as
• coverage of such other expenses and/or costs as determined by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion.

The Finalists shall further agree to take full responsibility as and when requested, and in a timely manner, to apply for and secure all official authorizations to take part in travel related to the GoGettaz Finale, including but not limited to obtaining a valid passport, visas and related approvals as stipulated by national and international authorities, as well as valid travel insurance.

You hereby agree that, should you be a Finalist, that neither of the Sponsors nor its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, distributors, retailers, assignees, advertising/promotion agencies, representatives or agents (as the case may be), shall have any liability toward you or any party in relation to any travel you may undertake as part of this Promotion, and that you hereby release such parties from and against any and all claims, actions or proceedings of any kind, and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses whatsoever (whether direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise) relating to or arising out of any travel that you may undertake arising from your participation in this Promotion.

10. If Finalists do not secure all required travel documentation in a timely manner to attend the GoGettaz Finale, the Sponsors reserve the right to replace any such Finalist with another eligible Finalist at their sole and absolute discretion.

11. Should you enter this Promotion, or be a Finalist or Semi-Finalist, you acknowledge and agree that:

• in respect of your video entry into this Promotion, you grant to each of the Sponsors a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide, transferable, sub-licensable and non-exclusive licence to use, copy, distribute, publish, exhibit, reproduce, digitize, modify, adapt, create derivative works from, publicly perform, publicly display, incorporate, and otherwise exploit all or any part of such video entry, for any purpose, in any media in any part of the world. This includes the right for us to exercise all copyright and publicity rights over such video entry, and you also waive all moral rights in such video entry;
• The Sponsors shall have the right to arrange the posting of your video entry into this Promotion in any way, in its sole and absolute discretion, without your prior approval;
• The Sponsors shall have no obligation to provide you with any credit or other attribution when using your video entry into this Promotion, provided, however, that if we choose to provide you with credit, the size and placement of the credit shall be in our sole and absolute discretion; and that
• you will not have any approval rights, or any claim to compensation or any claim (including but not limited to, claims based upon breach of privacy, defamation or intellectual property infringement) against the Sponsors arising out of any use, alteration, editing, distortion or faulty reproduction of your video entry into this Promotion.

Save as set out above in this clause 11 of these Terms and Conditions, there shall be no transfer of intellectual property as a consequence of or in connection with this Promotion. We strongly advise you not to disclose, share or otherwise publish any confidential, proprietary, or competitive information.

12. There shall be 2 (two) winners of this Promotion (“Winners”), who shall be selected by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion from amongst the Finalists.

13. If for any reason, any of the Entrants declines to stand as a Semi-Finalist, he/she shall be rendered ineligible to stand as a Finalist.

14. If for any reason, any Semi-Finalist declines to stand as a Finalist, he/she shall be rendered ineligible to become one of the Winners.

15. If either of the Winners cannot be contacted with such period of time as determined by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion, he/she shall automatically forfeit his/her status as one of the Winners, and in such event, another Finalist may be selected by the Sponsors, in their sole and absolute discretion, to become a Winner in the place of such forfeiting Winner.

16. Each Winner will receive a sum of $ 50,000.00 (fifty thousand United States Dollars) (“Prize Money”) from the Sponsors, as follows:

• the amount of the Prize Money shall be dispensed to each Winner in such manner and in such instalments as may be determined by the Sponsors from time to time in their sole and absolute discretion
• prior to dispensing any amount as regarding the Prize Money, each Winner shall provide a signed declaration to the Sponsors, documented to the Sponsors’ satisfaction, attesting that:
o the Prize Money amount received by such Winner shall be invested exclusively in the development of the business that is the subject of winning entry
o should the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion determine that the amounts of the Prize Money dispensed to a Winner have not been invested by such Winner as set out immediately above, which may be determined by the Sponsors by way of benchmarking tests and/or milestone settings or via any other methodology as may be determined by the Sponsors from time to time in their sole and absolute discretion, then no further instalment payments as regarding the Prize Money shall be made to such Winner, which shall then be liable to reimburse to the Sponsors, all amounts already received as regarding the Prize Money
o the Winner shall submit to and co-operate fully as regarding any and all audit, due diligence, benchmarking, milestone setting and/or any other exercises, which either of the Sponsors or their respective agents may choose to undertake or carry out at any time as regarding the Winner and the venture concerned.

17. Each Winner agrees to participate in a prize awarding ceremony or similar event/s in relation to the Prize Money, without further compensation (financial or otherwise).

18. The Prize Money is neither transferrable nor negotiable.

19. Each Winner accepts that certain other conditions as regarding the Prize Money may apply as may be prescribed by the Sponsors from time to time in their sole and absolute discretion.

20. Any circumvention of these Term and Conditions, or any attempt at circumventing these Term and Conditions, shall immediately disqualify the relevant Entrant and/or any Winner.

21. The Sponsors reserve the right to vary or to alter or to amend these Terms and Conditions at any time, in their sole and absolute discretion, and without notice. In the event of such variation or alteration or amendment, you agree to waive any rights you may have in terms of these Rules, this Promotion and/or the Prize Money, and acknowledge that you will have no right of recourse against either of the Sponsors, or any of their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, governors, owners, distributors, retailers, assignees, advertising/promotion agencies, representatives, or agents.

22. The Sponsors reserve the right to terminate this Promotion immediately and without notice at any time. In the event of such termination, you agree to waive any rights you may have or may have had in terms of these Terms and Conditions or this Promotion and/or the Prize Money, and acknowledge that you will have no right of recourse against either of the Sponsors, any of its or their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, governors, owners, distributors, retailers, assignees, advertising/promotion agencies, representatives, or agents.

23. You hereby agree to indemnify the Sponsors and their parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, distributors, retailers, assignees, advertising/promotion agencies, representatives, and agents (as the case may be), and hold them harmless from and against any and all claims, actions or proceedings of any kind, and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses whatsoever (whether direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise) relating to or arising out of your participation in this Promotion or the award or non-award of the Prize Money to you or any other party.

24. You hereby agree that neither of the Sponsors nor its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, distributors, retailers, assignees, advertising/promotion agencies, representatives or agents (as the case may be), shall have any liability toward you or any party in relation to this Promotion, and that you hereby release such parties from and against any and all claims, actions or proceedings of any kind, and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses whatsoever (whether direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise) relating to or arising out of your participation in this Promotion or the award or non-award of the Prize Money to you or any other party.

25. All decisions of the Sponsors as regarding these Terms and Conditions, this Promotion and/or the Prize Money (its award or otherwise) are final, and no correspondence will be entered into.

26. These Rules will be construed, interpreted and enforced in accordance with the laws of contract and dispute resolution of the Republic of South Africa.