It was a moment of joy and celebration in Lagos on Thursday as the first set of winners in the on-going Glo promo “Joy Unlimited Extravaganza” received their prizes at Gloworld Adeola Odeku, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The event attracted people from different walks of life including the media, students, stakeholders in the communication industry and the winners who arrived the venue early to receive their prizes.
Also in attendance were a member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Desmond Elliot, Executive Chairman of Eti-Osa East Local Council Development Area, Hon. John Campus Ogundare, Lagos Zonal Coordinator of National Lottery Regulatory Authority (NLRA),Mrs Priscilla Onuzulu, Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief of ThisDay Newspapers, Mr Eniola Bello, Retired Captain Tunji Shelle, and several celebrities including King Sunny Ade, Teni Makanaki, Patience Ozokwu (Mama G), Samuel Perry (Broda Shaggi) and Godwin Komone (Gordons).
Prizes were presented to a total of 203 lucky subscribers including 71 winners of television sets, 71 winners of generators and 61 winners of refrigerators who emerged from the first draw of the promotion held recently.
The excited winners commended Globacom for launching the consumer -reward promo. Afusat Jamiu from Ogun State, who won a generator, said “I live in Ijede, in Ikorodu area of Lagos where I sell clothes. Glo has made very happy with the generator that I won in their promo. It came at the right time. The generator will be very useful to power my fridge to boost my new turkey business. God bless Glo”.
Also, a refrigerator winner from Enugu State, Chika Nwachukwu who works with Oando Plc said, “Glo is a very supportive network. I truly appreciate this prize. To tell you the truth, I was surprised when I was told I won. I thank Globacom immensely for providing another fridge for my family”.
Globacom’s representative and Regional Manager, Sales, Lagos, Abdulrazaq Ande, said the prize presentation ceremony is all about delivering what Glo promised when the promo was launched in October, adding that the promo was packaged to delight Nigerians and generally spread joy among them during the Yuletide season and into the New Year, as well as celebrate them for their loyalty to Globacom to Glo over the years.
Congratulating the winners, the representative of National lottery Regulatory Commission at the event, Mrs Priscilla Onuzulu said “Globacom has been doing the right thing from inception and they are on track in this promo as well. Glo will not disappoint anybody. You will all get your prizes. We at NLRC have been and will continue to be there all through the promo. I wish you all the very best”.
Globacom said interested subscribers are required to make a total recharge of N500 in a week (that is Monday to Sunday) to qualify for the weekly draws, while a total recharge of N2, 000 in a calendar month qualifies a subscriber for the monthly draws to win any of the car prizes.