A resident of Nsungwi Area 25 in Lilongwe, Steve Moyo, made history by becoming the first lucky winner in the Carlsberg ‘Wachiona Ndani Promotion after the first draw held at Carlsberg Malawi Breweries premises in Blantyre on Thursday.
The 35-year-old man, who is a driver for Total Land Care, was overwhelming with joy for winning the windfall.
“I am happy that I have won such a big prize for the first time in my life,” Moyo said when Carlsberg official Jibu Nyirenda called him to break the news.
Other entries who won big prizes are the numbers 0,999,212,792 for K500,000, 0,999,255,572 for K250,000, 0,999,696,582 getting K100,000.
Other non-cash big prizes included fridge for the number 0,999,350,192, cooker (0,991,333,931), laptop (0,881,566,908), hometreatre (0,993,316,298), Ipad (0,991,200,222), Playstation 4 (0,884,793,020), microwave (0,882,954,069).
Senior Brands Manager Twikale Chirwa said the first draw was a success after registering 16,000 entries but 2,000 disqualified for not complying with the requirement of the promotion.
He said Carlsberg decided to launch the K50 million promotion running from 20 March to June 30 to award its customers.
Another monthly draw would be held in May before the grand draw in June in which the lucky winner stands a chance to pocket K5 million.
Twikale urged customers to keep on sending entries using unique code and send to 4040 using TNM mobile number and 54040 Airtel mobile number.