By Kate Obande-Okewu
Mr Sidney Osahon, 35, an engineer from Edo state, who gained the ‘Give ‘n’ Take N20 million’ National Jackpot Bonanza mentioned his landlady nearly ejected his household hours earlier than he gained the lottery.
Osahon, who disclosed this at a information briefing organised by Give `n` Take National Lottery in Abuja, mentioned he was threatened by his landlady on his approach to declare the prize.
“My mom remains to be alive, my father handed on final yr. So we couldn’t pay our hire and we have been nearly thrown out of our home.
“My landlady gave us stop discover. As I used to be popping out to assert my prize, she despatched a textual content message that she’s going to quickly be on the home to provide me a present down.
Osahon revealed that he had been taking part in the Give `n` take National lottery from the start in June 2017, however simply acquired fortunate now.
“Last week Sunday whereas watching the jackpot, and I noticed my ticket quantity, I used to be in tears, I informed God that I used to be uninterested in embarrassment of hire and I’m shifting into my home.
“The attention-grabbing factor about this win is that there was one other bonanza draw. The first one, I didn’t win. But the one who gained apparently didn’t present as much as decide his ticket.
“What this implies is that if the individual had confirmed up, I wouldn’t have been the winner, however God simply acquired it for me. Today I’m twenty million naira richer.
“The whole thing is like a dream but I am living that dream. I say a big thank you to Give ‘n’ Take Nnational Lottery; they have changed my life for good. Now I am a landlord,” he mentioned.
In his tackle, Jolly Enabulele, Managing Director, Give ‘n’ Take National Lottery, mentioned the N20million lottery prize from out there data is the most important within the historical past of lottery in Nigeria
He added winner emerged for the N20 million bonanza of National Jackpot after 29 weekly Rollover.
“Today we’re daring to tell you that so many millionaires have been made on this lofty enterprise of giving again to the society by way of lottery enterprise and good programs.
He famous that the bonanza was completed to reward the loyal gamers who trusted the model and recognized with it since its inception in June 2017.
“One of these millionaires is Mr Sidney Chukwuweike Osahon with ticket number 706431113814 that emerged the lucky winner of the whopping sum of N20 million National Jackpot Bonanza last week”, Enabulele mentioned.
According to him, Osahon performed the National Jackpot on 27th November, 2017 at 06:24:36 hours with the sum of 100 naira on our Web play and had his principal National Jackpot stake numbers as 20-28-04-31-27 and Yobe state as his State Powerball.
He added that the National Jackpot Bonanza winner being unveiled in the present day emerged after a complete of over 17,300 tickets purchased from 1st October 2017 to seventh January 2018.
The MD mentioned that the digital draw was televised on NTA, WAP TV and Greetings 105.7 FM together with all our social media platforms.
He added that the cheque shall be formally offered to him on Sunday, January 14 through the reside National Jackpot Game present by the Director-General of National Lottery Regulatory Commission.