About 137 customers of Access Bank on Tuesday won several prizes in the end of the yearâ€˜Family Fortune Megaâ€™ promo by the bank in the draws held at the bankâ€™s corporate headquarters in Lagos.
These included 12 prizes ranging from a four bedroom terrace house in Lekki, a 2017 KIA Cerato car, two 15 KVA soundproof generators, three all-expense paid trip to Dubai by a family of four and five scholarships worth one million naira each for any member of the family.
Others were 20 shopping spree worth N25,000, 50 DSTV decoders with one month subscription and 50 GOTV decoders with one month subscription each.
Celestine Ikwuka Obinabor, who resides at theOka Afa area of Ejigbo, Lagos won the four bedroom terrace house in Lekki, while Ayoola Olayiwola Noah, resident of Jos, Plateau State won the KIA Cerato car.
The event was observed by officials of National Lottery Regulatory Commission, Ernst& Young, Lagos Lottery Board and the Consumer Protection Council.
A total of N150,000 for seven days was the least cumulative amount a family must retain to qualify for the weekly selections.
For the monthly and mega selection, a total of N300,000 cumulatively for 30 and 90 days respectively is required to automatically qualify.
Speaking at the event, Executive Director, Business Banking of the bank, Titi Osuntokun,said the mega draw was the â€œfirst time in the country where people will win a house, car, 15 KVA soundproof generators two all-expense paid trip Dubai for three families, full scholarships worth one million for five, 125 consolation prizes in one sweep.â€
She added: â€œOur new concept is meant to draw the family closer. Most times, family does a lot of things together but not saving together. What we have done with this family banking product was to ensure that family save together.
â€œWhat we are doing today is our own way of rewarding customers who accepted and embraced the concept. One significant thing in this concept is that while your money is safe in the bank, you are qualified to take part in the promo and win exciting prizesâ€.