UBA Doles Out Another N30m to Customers in Wise Savers Promo
In a bid to reward loyal customers and inculcate in them the habit of saving regularly, United Bank for Africa (UBA) has rewarded another 20 customers with a sum of 30 million naira in its ongoing Wise Savers Promo.
The awardees were the winners that emerged in the second quarterly draw of the bank’s Wise Savers Promo. Each of the winners got N1.5 million, bringing the total amount won by 40 customers so far in the Promo to N60 million.
The electronic raffle draw, held at UBA House last week, was witnessed by the Consumer Protection Council, National Lottery Regulatory Commission and Lagos State Lottery, Board.
Lucky winners who emerged in the second edition, cut across all regions of the country. Among them were Alli Abiodun Ganiu, Tari E Francis; Onah Joseph, Okwandu Faith Ezinne, Igwedinma Chiedozie Onyekachi, Mgbakor Edmund Eke, Nwokoye Adeseye Ifeanyichukwu and Achi Sheyin Micheal.
Others are Onyekwuluje Christiana Osho; Ibilola U Okeke; Amos Luka, Mukhtar Halima, Musa Abubakar, Olanrewaju Kolade David; Okongwu Hillary Chidinma; Loretta O Okodua; Adeyemo Biodun Adeola; Oyewusi Oyeyinka Abidemi among others.
The promo, which commenced in September last year is expected to run till September 30, 2019, and will see another 40 customers from across Nigeria become millionaires, winning N60 million in the remaining quarters of the year. At the end of the promo, a total of N120 million will have been won by 80 customers.
Speaking during the event, UBA’s Executive Director, Ayo Liadi, expressed satisfaction at the level of response received from customers across the country.
He noted that there was a remarkable increase in the number of participants in this edition compared to the previous one, adding that the bank’s objective of helping customers’ save for the rainy day is being achieved.
He said: “It is very easy to spend money but to save is a habit all must imbibe. Our key objective is to encourage our customers to save regularly. We are here to support our customers and to encourage them to save as well.”
Ayo Liadi urged other customers to take advantage of the subsequent opportunities the remaining two quarterly draws offer.
According to Liadi: “There is no better time to give back and delight customers than this challenging economic period where people need all the support they can get to make life more meaningful. With this in mind we decided to prioritise our customers as we always do at UBA by giving them plenty to cheer about and that is the reason why another 20 more customers have been made millionaires today”.
“During the recent cheque presentation to the first quarter lucky winners, I watched with bated breath how happy and elated each of the winners became. You could easily see the joy and happiness in their eyes indicating that the N1.5m would make a huge impact in their lives. That in itself will spur us to do more in fulfilling their dreams” he said.
In his remark, UBA’s Head of Retail Liabilities, Tomiwa Sotiloye noted that the promo was consistent with the bank’s novel initiatives in prioritizing customers, adding that the invaluable belief the Bank has in its customers necessitated the promo.
“We will continue to listen and give them nothing short of the best that they deserve. UBA will not relent, because we are impressed with the impact this has made so far and will continue to touch the lives of our loyal customers positively”. Sotiloye noted.
According to the bank, the criteria for qualifying for the draw is to save at least N30,000 in one’s UBA savings account or in instalments of N10,000 each for a period of three months.