19 lucky winners have stormed Brazil to watch the world’s most acclaimed
football fiesta live as Africa’s foremost payment card brand, Verve, announced plans to fete them in an exciting all expense paid 7 day trip.
The announcement was made at a press conference, which held at the company’s headquarters on June 12 in Lagos with select members of the media and guests in attendance.
The proudly Nigerian brand partnered with selected banks in the country to hold the three month long promotion- Verve Breeze to Brazil and offered a once in a lifetime opportunity to its teeming consumers to proudly experience the most exciting football event in the world.
The promo, which ran for three months, was in partnership with 13 commercial banks and 2 micro-finance banks.
Reiterating the brand’s strong commitment to empowering its consumers, Charles Ifedi, CEO, Verve International, said “ Verve Breeze to Brazil was an invaluable platform with which we reached out to our consumers. The response was truly impressive and we are delighted that we are able to offer this once in a life time opportunity to these 19 lucky winners– to watch the largest and of course the most exciting football event in the world!”
Mr Felix Okechukwu Egbezor, Verve Card Holder and Breeze to Brazil winner said:
“Going to the biggest tournament in the world is a dream come true. Huge thanks to Verve for organizing such an outstanding prize. I would encourage everyone to ditch cash, get a Verve card, and hopefully they will be as lucky as me!”
The lucky 19 who will enjoy an incredible all expense 7 day all expense paid trip and will also attend two matches at the tournament, including the opening game for the Super Eagles of Nigeria.
The winners are Olutimehin Seun Philip, Nwaizu Ezra Chioma, Adamu Lawan Isiaka, Onwuka Gladys Eme, Igwe Sunday Vincent, Okafor Kenechukwu Matthew, Nwamoh Nnagozie Smart, Ojeniyi Kehinde Rasaki, Olunuga Femi Dahunsi Ayorinde, Mr. Egbezor Felix Okechukwu, Mr. Kolawole, Kayode Olajide, Sale Olekwu Joy, Abdulkareem Sani Baba, Joseph Sunday, Nnodua Nnamdi Ndubuisi, Ajayi Olalekan Oluwafemi, Owoeye Adeniyi Timothy, Okoro Wilfred, Numa Ebbyzymore.
Winners were decided through a draw which was conducted from among customers who used their Verve cards over the three month period. These transactions made could be realized through any channel, from buying movie tickets at Quickteller.com, to PoS, Online payments and ATM transactions.