Monday, April 3, 2017 4:34 pm
By Daniels Ekugo
Nigeria’s leading customer-friendly Bank, Skye Bank Plc. has revved up preparation for the second drawof its hugely successful Reach for the Skye Millionaire reward promo where another Millionaire is expected to emerge along with several consolation prize winners.
The draw which held recently 2017 in Owerri, Imo State, aligns with the Bank’s effort in encouraging savings culture and rewarding loyal customers.Already the first Millionaire, OLUSOLA OLUSEGUN EZEKIEL, has emerged at the first draw of the Season II which held on Feb. 16th 2017 in Ikorodu, Lagos.
To participate in the draw, customers are encouraged to open any Skye savings account and make a minimum deposit of N10,000 over a 30day period. If howeveryou already own a Skye savings account, with additional deposit of N10, 000 minimum, you increase your chances of becoming the next millionaire. The more you save, the better your chances of emerging a millionaire.
Also up for grabs are monthly cash prizes of N100, 000 for 10 customers; N50, 000 for 10 customers and N20, 000 for 20 loyal customers. There will also be free gift of recharge cards for the first 200 dormant accounts re-activated on a monthly basis.
Skye bank has used the ‘Reach for the Skye Millionaire reward promo initiative to change lives, accelerate employment generation and develop indigenous entrepreneurs; while encouraging savings culture among Nigerians.
According to Skye Bank’s Group Head of Retail Banking, Ndubuisi Osakwe, the reward promo was instituted by the Bank to encourage savings culture, especially amongst the mass market segment.
“As a bank, we are committed to continually satisfy the needs of our customers; as well as empower and encourage savings culture in them, through rewards like this and also provide opportunities for them to establish small businesses with limited capital provided.
“The reward focuses on retail banking that is anchored on the premise of building a long lasting relationship with our customers based on trust; as well as supporting the financial inclusion drive of the CBN meant to bring a lot more people into the financial system and the formal economy”, Osakwe said.
“Reach for the Skye” is a year-long promo, with series of monthly raffle draws during which more and more winners will continue to emerge.
The promo which was endorsed by the National Lottery Regulatory Commission, usually have at least a representative of the Commission present during the draws in order to ensure transparency in all processes.
Skye Bank is one of the eight banks described by the regulatory CBN as a Systematically Important Bank (SIB), on account of its size, market share and financial interconnectedness in Nigeria and the West Africa sub-region.