Airtel Khethekhethe Bonus

Question:

Airtel launched Khethekhethe loyalty program which sees subscribers getting free airtime for any airtime usage.

The bonus is used to make Airtel to Airtel phone calls, internet and send SMS’s.

“The bonus will be given out once a month for airtime usage of the previous calendar month. Customers do not require to register to enter or reap the rewards, it is simply our appreciation for the support we get from Malawians.”

Is the above bonus permissible to use?

Answer:

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

The Khethekhethe bonus given to customers as mere appreciation on airtime usage is permissible to use.

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

[Mufti] Safwaan Ibn Ml Ahmed Ibn Ibrahim

Darul Iftaa
Limbe, Malawi

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

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