Jan 7, 2009, 6:26 AM
Access Bank Gambia Limited recently awarded thirteen winners of its monthly promo raffle draw at a ceremony held at its head office on Kairaba Avenue.
Winners of the draw were given mobile phones, DVDs and a weekend stay at the Paradise Suites Hotel in Kololi. They included Victor Okafor, Alieu Secka, Jawo Jallow, Omar Ousman Jobe, Modou Sallah and Gifty E-Thomas.
Speaking on the occasion, Access Bank’s Head of Commercial Banking, who doubles as the branch manager for Serrekunda, Manlafy Jammeh, said he was “delighted” about the promo.
He added: “The aim of the promo is to say ‘thank you’ to our customers for patronizing the bank.” He informed the gathering that the bank “highly appreciates its valuable customers”.
For one to qualify for the draw, he said: “You need to deposit D7, 500; in other words, in every seven thousand five hundred dalasis deposited, the account holder is entitled to one raffle ticket.
He used the opportunity to thank their partners, such as QuantumNET, Comium, and the Paradise Suites Hotel for providing the bank with all the promotional items.
He also revealed that the grand draw will also be held for customers who deposit hundred thousand dalasis in their accounts. “With that you will be entitled to a ticket, and the Mega prize is a ticket for two to the UK and that is the first-class ticket for two.”
For his part, the Managing Director of Access Bank Gambia, Oloka Ojiogo, thanked their customers for their collaboration with Access Bank.
He said the bank did it last year and this year also it “is celebrating its gains with customers”. He encouraged their customers to deposit more in their accounts.
MD Ojiogo also advised their customers to focus on the mega draw. “All you need to do is to at least deposit hundred thousand dalasis (D100, 000) in your accounts,” he said.
He added that he was confident that their many customers “will continue to patronise them while praising them for making Access Bank their first choice.