By: Mayen Etim
Over 60 new millionaires have emerged in the on-going Dangote Cement Bag of Goodies Promo Season 2
The Company’s Director of Marketing, Mrs. Funmi Sanni, disclosed this during one of the prize presentation ceremonies on Sunday, August 16, 2020.
She said the spread was across the nation, thereby cushioning the effects and impact of COVID-19 pandemic on businesses and families in the country.
According to her, more winners are expected to emerged in the coming weeks.
The Director also informed that 27 winners have been presented with their prizes as they received alerts during the presentation ceremonies held in several cities across the nation, while the remaining ones are to receive alerts this week.
Mrs. Sanni noted that the promotion was to encourage customers to continue patronizing the product, which she said is the best in the country.
She explained that a customer could only win the N1million cash prize on collection of the scratch cards that each carries letter D,A,N,G,O,Tand E to make up the name DANGOTE.
She added that other prizes to be won include; motorbikes, tricycles,TVsets, recharge cards, among others in the promotion that will end on November 5.
In his remarks, the Chief Commercial Officer of Dangote Group, Mr.Rabiu Umar, said following the negative impact of COVID-19 on the economy, Dangote Cement decided to award a sum of N1billion to 1,000 winners across the country.
According to him, the Company deemed it fit to continue with the second phase of the promo tagged: “Bag of Goodies 2” in order to give back to the society to cushioned the effects of the pandemic.
Umar noted that the promo was like palliative to the teeming customers in the wake of the pandemic as most of them had suffered economic hardship caused by the coronavirus.
“Despite effects of COVID-19 pandemic on global economy, Dangote Cement Company has
decided to go ahead with the ‘Bag of Goodies Promo’ in order to give back to the society.
“This promo is like a palliative to our teeming customers who have suffered economic hardship, occasioned by the pandemic.Therefore, this would at least cushion the effects of the pandemic.
“We feel that despite the pandemic, it is worthy to put a smile on the faces of our teeming customers across the country.
“I am sure we have achieved our aim in this round of the promo,” he said.