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"Winning Products Know No Bounds" - GNL

Mar 28, 2008, 5:49 AM | Article By: By Ebrima Gillen & Bajen Camara

In their quest to combat poverty and unemployment in the country, The Gambia National Lottery (GNL) has once again paid out another mouth-watering prize to another lucky winner. The happy customer in this case is a 22 year-old boy by the name of Baba Touray who has walked away with D20,000. Baba Touray is a native of Kaur Warf in CRR, where the presentation ceremony was held recently.

Visitors at the ceremony were being encouraged to buy scratch cards called "instant lotto" on one of which the young man had bagged his prize.

Speaking at the ceremony the Marketing Manager of GNL, Mr. Fabakary Touray, said that the winning products from GNL know no bounds.

He said that GNL has taken cognisance of the social agenda they have taken with their customers especially in rural areas. He added that the Kaur presentation is a clear manifestation of this reality.

He finally urged the visitors to continue patronising GNL and promised the company will continue to expand their winning products.

Mr. Najie Bai Cham, the senior Marketing Assistant in Farafenni, expressed his delight at the gathering.

The winner, Mr Baba Touray, said that he is young and attending school so he wishes to use to money to further his education.

On behalf of GNL management, the senior sales representative of Kaur, Mr. Adama Njie, presented the cash prize to Mrs. Fatou Kah, the winner's mother.

Village elders and a cross section of society attended the ceremony.