|Assistant Director, National Lottery Regulatory Commission, Abuja, Mr Henry Uwadie; Mr Henry Uwadia; Grand Prize Winner of Two Cars, Onyinye Achigbi and General Manager, Nokia West Africa, Chris Brown at the Grand Prize Presentation held in Lagos|
Nokia has given out two Hyundai Accent cars in its dual SIM promo which ended in December 2011.
The cars which was won by Onyinye Achigbi, saw 113 Nigerians who were presented with cash prizes ranging from N50,000 to N500,000.
Onyinye Achigbi, a Customer Service Executive at Airtel Nigeria, who resides in Abuja, said ‘I did not believe it when I was called. I thought it was a fraud’.
Nokia’s Operator Account Manager, Beatrice Olumhense said ‘the idea behind giving out two cars is to signify the dual nature of Nokia Dual SIM phones, which allows users to use two SIM cards with ease.’ According to her, the winner is expected to share her prize with a close relative or friend.
Head of Communications, Nokia West Africa, Osagie Ogunbor said the draw was designed to reward Nokia’s loyal customers for their patronage and dedication to the brand over the years. ‘The promo was borne out of the need to appreciate our customers who waited patiently for our dual SIM product.’
The Nokia Dual SIM phones allow users to choose which SIM card to use for calls, messages and other functions, and switch between them easily from call to call. It allows users to also receive notification on calls and messages on each SIM Card simultaneously. The phones also allow users to swap SIM Cards easily without having to switch off their phones and can restore 5 SIM memories.
The Nokia Dual SIM range, Nokia X1-01, C1-00, C2-00, C2-03, X2-02 and Asha 200 are available nationwide in mobile stores and are sold at affordable prizes.