- A Colorado man named Joe B has won a whopping prize of $1 million twice after he played with same winning numbers
- It should be noted that Joe B had before his jackpot been playing the game for three decades
- When he was fielding questions on what he would do with the money, he said "the boss has plans for it"
A man living in Colorado named Joe B has struck luck twice in a lottery game in a single day after he played the same for 30 years.
He won $1 million (N389,200,000) on both occasions in the Powerball jackpot on Wednesday, March 25 and claimed the winnings on Friday, March 27, NBC reports.
It should be noted that the winning tickets were sold on Lake Avenue in Pueblo at two different stores, a distance of a mile apart from each other, officials confirmed.
To win the jackpot, the lucky player bought some tickets in the morning and got a few more in the evening. He hit the main Powerball out of his several numbers.
When he was asked what he would be using his lottery win on, the man said that “the boss has plans for it”. It should be noted that winners are required to make an appointment to get the prize or do so through the mail.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that a 42-year-old British man's life changed completely after he won £105 million, more than N50 billion, in the EuroMillions jackpot.
Steve Thomson might not need to work another day in his life but he revealed that he was continuing with work.
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Thomson, however, said he decided to continue working because it made him "feel normal". It was gathered that the lotto winner is also not splashing any money on flashy cars - which he dubbed "a waste of money".
Thomson and his wife, 41-year-old Lenka, purchased a second-hand car. According to Mirror Online, Thomson is struggling to comprehend how much has changed.
The multi-billionaire said the win set him on an "emotional rollercoaster" and it was "very stressful". Thomson will be working part-time despite being the richest-ever lottery winner in Britain.
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