A young student from Niger State has emerged the first grand prize winner of a brand new Nissan Almera car in the Verve Double Offer Promo structured by Interswitch Limited.
Umara Ugochukwu won the car in the monthly draw that was recently held at the Interswitch head office, alongside other lucky winners who won home theatre, iPad notebooks, LED television sets, washing machines and DVD players.
The draw was supervised by a representative of National Lottery Commission, Mr. Obi Iregbu, in Lagos.
The Director, Switching and Processing, Mr. Akeem Lawal, said the promo was a necessary means of encouraging card usage by rewarding existing and new cardholders.
The annual Verve National Consumer promo tagged Verve Double Offer Promo is part of Interswitch plans to reward verve card users as well as encourage more Nigerians to adopt cards as their preferred means of payment.
A total of 20 banks are participating in the Verve promo, which runs from November 1 to December 27, 2012. The banks include Ecobank, Enterprise Bank, First City Monumental Bank, Fidelity Bank and First Bank.
Others are Access Bank, Keystone Bank, Mainstreet Bank, Skye Bank, Stanbic IBTC, Sterling Bank, United Bank for Africa, Union Bank, Unity
Bank, Wema Bank, Zenith Bank, and others.