Get Alert In Millions (GAIM), a savings and customers’ rewards scheme of Fidelity Bank Plc, has produced its first set of millionaires.
This was made known by the bank in a statement in Lagos today, signed by its Executive Director in charge of Lagos and South West Directorate, Dr Kenneth Opara.
Opara said that the first set of millionaires were drawn from the fifth season of the savings promo, Get Alert in Millions (GAIM 5).
Opara said the draw held on December 17, listing the names of winners thus:
Habib Isiaka, Chikwem Isaac, Labiru Sagiru, Funke Ogunmuyiwa, Caius Onyekachi, Kehinde Adegboye, Lovette Fredrick, Peter Nwaokenye, Miracle Chukwu, and Franca Obichigha.
He said each will go home with a N1 million each, using the opportunity to underscore the importance of savings amongst Nigerians, against the background of financial inclussion.
“At Fidelity Bank, we are of the opinion that for the standard of living of Nigerians to improve, there is an essential need for every household to embrace a positive savings culture.
“This explains why we continuously incentivise our customers for saving with us.
“We remain firm in our commitment to enriching lives and propagating a healthy saving culture that supports all our customers, and this is in line with the Central Bank’s mandate of deepening financial inclusion.
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“We are proud to say that the GAIM promo has so far contributed its quota to making formal banking appealing to people in underserved communities,” he said.
According to him, the GAIM Season 5 monthly draw saw 10 lucky customers spanning all six geo-political zones of the country.
“The transparent draw was witnessed by representatives of several regulatory organisations including Senior Legal Officer, Lagos State Lotteries & Gaming Authority, Oyinkan Kusamotu; Head, Lagos Office, Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC), Susie Onwuka; and Arinze Isaac of the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC).
“Since the inception of the GAIM 5 campaign in November 2021, Fidelity Bank has rewarded over 200 customers with N10, 000 each in weekly draws with a total of N125 million in cash prizes to be won by the end of the campaign in July 2022.
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“The scheme is open to both existing and new customers who have at least N2,000 in any of their Fidelity Bank savings accounts.
“Every N2,000 in a customer’s account is considered as a ticket under the ticket approach.
“One ticket qualifies a customer to the weekly giveaway, two tickets entitles a customer to the monthly draw, and 10 tickets qualifies a customer to the grand prize,” he said