Friday 21st December, 2018 l Port Moresby, PNG l PNG’s largest telecommunications company Digicel, on Friday 21st December announced its grand prize winner of K50, 000 in its Christmas promotion.
After drawing more than 10 million entries from customers all over the country, the winning number randomly selected from the automated draw was for the lucky entrant Glenda Supring of Wewak who took out the grand prize of K50, 000 cash.
“This is something I never thought would happen to me, I have never won anything in my life, and no matter how many times I enter competetions I hardly win anything,” said an excited Glenda Supring from Wewak.
“I had to put the phone on the table to see the number on the screen, because my first thought was that it was a scam, and when Colin introduced him self I was jumping up and down with excitement because I knew it was’nt a scam.” Continued Glenda.
Glenda, is a mother of four and runs a small stationary business in Wewak town. She and her husband have been in need of a brand new vehicle for a long time and she said that this prize will assist her greatly towards buying a new vehicle for her family.
Digicel Chief Operations Officer, Colin Stone said, “Congratulations to Glenda, we hope you enjoy your prize money with your family this festive season. I would also like to congratulate our daily K1000 winners and thank you to all our customers who have participated our Christmas promotion.
Stone added, “Christmas is a time of generosity and giving so this year we decided to give back a little bit more to all our customers with great offers around smartphones with Free data as well as giving all our prepaid, post-paid and TV customers the opportunity to participate and have that chance to win daily cash and product prizes as well as a chance at the grand prize of K50, 000 . On behalf of Digicel staff and management, I wish all our customers Merry Christmas and we looking forward to more great promotions in the coming year.”
All entries drawn were from customers who have either purchased a Wowi or Dtok 4G LTE smartphone or a Wowi 3G smartphone plus customers who have spent K4 or more on their mobile phones including those who have purchased a Postpaid or TV plan during the promotional period. From time of promotion launch in early November, Digicel has been doing daily draws from which K1000 was awarded daily to lucky winners nationwide while 200 product prizes of Voice, SMS, Data & TV plans were also given away to customers daily.
With the cash and product prize giveaways now concluded, Digicel still have available Christmas Offers on selected smartphones where customers can surf, download and use social media for free upon purchase. The Wowi & DTOK 4G LTE smartphones are available in stores nationwide each selling at K199 and come with instant unlimited free data for 3 days.