Fidelity Bank Plc has presented a N10m cheque to a trader, Mr. Ekechukwu Enelue, who emerged as the star winner in the bank’s ‘Get Alert in Millions’ savings promo.
The presentation of the cheque to Enelue was done at the bank’s regional office in Abuja on Friday.
At the event, which was witnessed by officials of National Lottery Commission, various other winners also went home with consolation prizes ranging from N2m to household materials such as generators and television sets.
Speaking at the occasion, the Deputy Managing Director of the bank, Mr. Mohammed Balarabe, explained that Fidelity Bank commenced its savings promo about 10 years ago and had so far executed seven in the series.
Through the initiative, he said customers had previously won duplexes, cars, scholarships and hundreds of millions of naira in cash.
According to him, the current ‘Get Alert in Millions’ promo consisted of three draws and a grand draw, adding that overall, customers won about N110m in cash from the promo, which commenced in 2017.
“Fidelity Bank believes in savings culture since it is an opportunity to prepare for the rainy day,” he added.
Apart from Nnalue who is a trader in Aba, Abia State, Jenifer Nnana, a policewoman, also from Abia won N2m while Clara Okafor from Gwagwalada, Abuja won N1m.
A highly elated Nnalue expressed gratitude to the management of the bank for initiating the promo, saying that he opened the account only in 2017.