The announcement was made at a press conference, which held at the company’s headquarters in Lagos on June 12 had select media personnel and guests in attendance.
The proudly Nigerian brand partnered with banking institutions to hold the three month long promotion. The promo, Verve Breeze to Brazil offered a once in a lifetime opportunity to its teeming consumers to experience the most exciting football event in the world.
Verve Breeze to Brazil 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 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– this is the largest and of course the most exciting football event in the world!”
The lucky 19 will be treated to an all expense paid 7 day trip and will 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.