Skye BankFollowing a successful campaign on ‘Reach for the Skye Millionaire Reward promo’ season II, Skye Bank Plc, weekend, announced one of its customers, Olusola Olusegun Ezekiel, as the first winner and a millionaire of the draw.
According to a statement from the bank, 40 other customers of the Bank also walked away with consolation cash rewards of N100,000 for 10; and N50,000 to another 10 customers, while 20 loyal customers won N20,000. Also included in the promo were new customers who opened account at the venue, winning consolation gifts like blenders, standing fan and electric iron and a host of others.
The event attracted passersby and customers to the popular Benson Bus-Stop, Behind BRT Motor Park in Ikorodu, Lagos State, venue of the draws in which the first millionaire emerged from the Skye Bank main branch at the Ikorodu through an open and transparent electronic ballot.
Speaking at the occasion, the traditional ruler Ikorodu town the Ayangburen of Ikorodu, Oba Kabiru Shotobi endorsed the initiative as life changing.
He commended Skye Bank’s commitment to the financial inclusion programme by building entrepreneurs and empowering small and medium enterprises (SMEs), saying the Bank encouraged him to save and later advanced him an overdraft facility from which he recorded success and sustainable profit.
He vouched for the integrity and responsiveness of the staff and management of the Bank, while urging Nigerians to continue to patronise Skye, which he described as a ‘truly Nigerian brand”.Skye Bank Plc., one of the fastest growing retail banks in Nigeria is using the ‘Reach for the Skye Millionaire’ promo to reward customers for their loyalty. Season I of the Reward Scheme produced over 37 millionaires, 48 customers won N250, 000 and over a 120 customers went home with N100, 000 each plus other household consolation prizes.
According to the Bank’s Group Head, Retail, Mr. Ndubuisi Osakwe, “to participate in the draw, all you need as a customer or prospect, is to open any Skye savings account and make a minimum deposit of N10,000. If you already have a Skye savings account, with additional deposit amounting up to N10,000 minimum, you stand a chance of becoming our next millionaire.
“The more additional N10,000 you have in your account, the more your chances to be one of the customers to be rewarded with one million naira and lots of consolation prizes.”
Other available cash prizes, according to Osakwe are: N100,000 for 10 customers and N50,000 to another 10 customers while 20 loyal customers will win N20,000 every month.”
He reiterated that new accounts opened at the draw venue also stand a chance of winning instant gifts on the spot.He further explained that “the first 200 re-activated accounts on a monthly basis will also enjoy our free gift of recharge cards. Other consolation prizes are: a table top fridge; a generator; table top gas cookers; mobile phones; and blenders.