As part of its efforts to promote savings culture, the recently introduced Giant Prize Give Away Promotion by Ecobank is beginning to have positive impact as prospective customers besieged the various branches of the bank for enquiries on account opening procedures.
According to one of the prospective customers, he decided to commence business relationship with the bank because of the various prizes outlined in the promo and excellent service delivery the bank is noted for.
It would be recalled that Ecobank Nigeria recently unveiled a promo to reward existing and new customers who actively operate their Ecobank current and savings accounts.
The promo, which is the second edition, commenced in September and runs through February 2015. It gives participating customers opportunity to win over N10 million cash and lots of other prizes at both monthly and grand draws through to the end of the promotion.
Announcing the promotion in Lagos, Deputy Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria, Tony Okpanachi, said Ecobank decided to reintroduce the promo because of the success recorded in the first edition.
He noted that feedback from customers was positive and impressive, adding that, Ecobank is firmly committed to rewarding its loyal customers, even as it offers them the best of banking services.
According to him, “Ecobank is committed to reward its customers and contribute significantly to the growth of the Nigerian economy. As the largest Pan African banking network in Africa, Ecobank is the best platform to provide economic empowerment to our peoples across Africa hence its determination to build scale in Nigeria through products and services that provide convenience and value for customers.”
Mr. Okpanachi further explained that to ensure numerous customers benefit from the various prizes; the promo has been categorized into two – Classic and Direct, and Advantage.
While encouraging non customers to walk into any Ecobank branch and open an account, he explained that to qualify for monthly draws, under the classic and direct category, a customer needs to make fresh deposits of N10,000 into their current or savings accounts each month for 60 days, adding that depositing multiples of N10,000 gives the customer more chances of winning and maintaining a minimum of N10,000 for 150 days qualifies the customer for the grand draw
For the Advantage category, he explained that new customers will qualify for the monthly draws by making fresh deposits of N50,000 into their current or savings accounts each month for 60 days, stressing that depositing multiples of N50,000 gives the customer more chances of winning and maintaining a minimum of N50,000 for 150 days qualifies the customer for the grand draw.
In all, there would be a total of 3 mini draws during the promo period. One at the end of every second month (October, December and February). A grand draw will be held at the end of the 6th month. The draws will be held in the 3 Regions. A grand prize of N2.5 million cash to be won by 3 customers, one from each region.
Source : SunOnline