Sierra Leone –A female fish seller and subscriber of the GSM Company, Africell’s, has won the Le20 million star prize of Africell’s Valentine Promotion held in Sierra Leone.
The single parent who was represented by her son during the draw, said she will use the money to complete her house, pay her children’s school fees and improve on her business.
The raffle draw was held on Sunday 14th February 2016 (on Valentine’s Day) at the Chez Nous Restaurant, Lumley Beach in Freetown.
She was represented by her son, Musa Jawara, a motor mechanic in Freetown.
When notified about the news, Madam Kanu revealed that her capital was less than Le500, 000 (five hundred thousand), which she has been using to support her four children.
Over the years, the company has rewarded subscribers with billions of Leones through various promotions.
The just concluded Valentine Promotion is a Radio/TV promotion that rewarded lucky winners with 500megabytes and other consolation prizes.
A total of fifty lucky winners qualified to enter the final manual draw.
Africell’s Head of Cooperate Affairs, Joe Abass Bangura, was Guest of Honour for the manual draw.