Lilongwe: A female Prison Warder at Malawi Prisons in Lilongwe, Grace Piyasoni has emerged victorious in the Airtel Bandulo Bandulo promotion by winning the grand prize of K10 million.
A 24 year old Piyasoni could hardly contain her excitement upon receiving the life changing news that she is now an instant millionaire.
I am a frequent user of Airtel bundles but I never dreamt I could win big nor was I even knowledgeable of the details of the promotion until today she explained
The competition which has been running from August 15 to December 5, 2018 was introduced by the mobile telecommunications provider to reward its loyal prepaid customers upon purchase of any type of bundles from data, voice to SMS combo or international bundle.
Speaking at the final draw in Lilongwe Airtel Marketing Director, Frank Magombo described the competition as having exceeded their expectations judging from the overwhelming response from its eager customers.
The total number of people who participated in this competition was 1.6 million which represents almost 50 per cent of our customer base which is quite encouraging, he pointed out.
Magombo added that at the beginning they started with about 15 per cent of their customers participating which rose to 49 per cent by the end of the competition.
We believe connected people are inspired people, when people are inspired they are able to do great things and through this promotion we have made 28 millionaires across the country, who will use the money to do great things such as business and improve their livelihoods which is why we exist to make a difference in our customers lives Marketing director stated.
Other than the million kwacha cash prizes customers had a chance to win K10, 000 and 4G wifi routers as consolation prizes on weekly basis.
Source: Malawi News Agency MANA