Mother luck smiled on two call centre operators, one from Lagos and the other from Abuja, when the emerged top prize winners of brand new Car Rio cars in the Visafone first draw of the Easter Celebration promotions held in Lagos lat week.
The winners, Mr. Simon Olawale who operates a call centre on Lagos Island and Mr Okechukwu Emordi who also operates in Abuja expressed deep shock at emerging winners from a promotion that did not cost them anything than just recharging their phones.
The event, which was held at the Panoramic Hall of the Civic Centre, witnessed a large gathering of subscribers, dealers and members of the press in an atmosphere of fun and excitement. The first in the line_up of draws, produced two lucky winners of Kia Rio cars and 142 other subscribers who won several prizes ranging from Generators, LCD TVâ€™s, Home Theatres, Washing Machines, CK Music phones, Motorola V9m phones and N1, 000 free airtime.
The winners when contacted on phone at the venue of the event, lauded Visafone for keeping to its promise of rewarding subscribers with 10 cars in 10 weeks and other prizes. Immediately after the draws, Visafone team stormed the Lagos Island business centre of Mr Olawale to present him with his car, promising that winners outside Lagos would be presented their prizes at their locations.
Meanwhile, kicking off the event earlier, Managing Director of Visafone, Mr. R. Balachandran, commended Visafoneâ€™s teeming subscribers for their unwavering loyalty to the brand and promised that the network would not let them down.
The promo according to Visafone, is an initiative in which 10 lucky subscribers will win 10 brand new Kia Rio cars in 10 weeks. The company says subsequent draws would be held in the weeks to come and would round off May 30, 2010, when 10 lucky subscribers would have walked away with 10 cars.
The initiative involves new subscribers activating a new line and existing subscribers recharging at least N400 in a week to stand a chance of winning a car and other fantastic prizes.