…As 31 Win Car, Refrigerators, TV Sets, Tricycle In Abeokuta
It was a harvest of prizes yesterday in Abeokuta, Ogun State as 31 consumers were presented with refrigerators, television sets, tricycle and a saloon car in the on-going Dangote Cement Bag of Goodies promotion.
National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC) whose coordinator witnessed the the ceremony commended the transparent process of rewarding tbe winners describong the promo as unprecedented.
Coordinator of the NLRC, Fasuhanmi Omotayo said his commission has so far been impressed with the promo and lauded the management of Dangote Cement for the gesture of rewarding its cement consumers in such a manner.
He said the transparent nature of the promo was commendable because what you see on the card is what you win and that the promo by all measures has been successful.
Dangote Cement Regional Sales Director, Mr. Tunde Mabogunje said the promo was borne out of the company desire to economically empower all its custi.ers along the value chain and that the current promo was targetted at empowering its consumers.
“Because it is meant to empower them that is why we carefully choose the prizes. We have cars, tricycles, motorcycles, refridgementors and television sets, all these have economic value”, Mabogunje said.
The Sales Director explained that the company also has put in place other empowerment schemes for its distributors, retailers and other customers.
In his remark, Head, Dangote Cement Route to Market, Kayode Akin-Bamidele said about 20 cars have been won so far remaining 23 with many tricycles, motocycles, Television sets and refrigerators to go before the promo ends at the end of September.
He thank the consumers fir their oatronafe of Dangote Cement saying the oromo was the biggest ever in the country by any company and that such humongous promo value could only be done by Dangote Cement.
Apart from winning prizes when buying Dangote Cement, Mr. Akin-Bamidele said the consumer would also be buyingbthe best quality cement at the most affordable prices while urging the consu.ers to spread the news to others.
According to him, all the promo runs by Dangote Cement is meant to give back to the loyal custoers and woukd.continue to do so because “without you there cant be us”
The star prize winner, Makind Timothy a builder was close tovtears when the key of the car was handed to him as he was overwhelmed by emotion.
With his voice shaking, Timothy said the prize of a car was to good to be belived and that the presentation was like a dream to him.
He thanked the management of Dangote Cement for the promo saying hus live has been transformed “for somebody like me without a motorcycle now a proud owner of a car, nit just any car a brand new one.
“I cant explained this. Just ten bags of cement to level a house. Inbfact the man I worked for who made me to buy the cement has not even paid me for the job done”