By Nwangwu Uba
The Journey started by the United Bank for Africa, UBA,plc, a giant in the nation’s financial sector and Mastercard, a leading global payments and
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In keeping with its earlier promise to
The Bank sources disclosed that the 12 UBA Platinum Mastercard holders would be selected from Nigeria and 11 other African countries by a Committee that had been saddled with responsibility of overseeing the selection process.
A marketing officer in the Nigerian leading Commercial Bank believes that it would be a rewarding experience for the loyal UBA Mastercard holders who would be selected to watch both the semi -finals or finals live in Madrid, Spain. Investigation by The Value News show that the participating countries in the UBA Mastecard holders draw include Nigeria, Republic of Benin , Chad, Ghana and Liberia, Sierra leone, , from the West African sub-region. Others are Cameroon, Gabon, and Congo
This is in addition to Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia, in the southern African sub-region. Already, the Bank, which is celebrating its 70 years of Banking operations in Nigeria and its business partner in the sponsorship of the 12 lucky loyal Customers , have begun the process of getting the 12 lucky winners from the millions of its Customers in the twelve African countries including Nigeria.
Dupe Olusola, , the UBA, Group Head, Marketing, said the sponsorship programme , which was part of the programmes lined up for its 70 year-celebration of Banking Operations as a ”way of rewarding loyal customers for their continued patronage of the UBA brand”. An elated Mrs. Olusola, disclosed that there will many more of such rewards to customers of the Bank this year to further encourage others to patronise the bank. We realise that lots of the Bank customers love football and we have no option than to give them this treasured experience while they were in Spain to watch the live UEFA semi-finals and final matches. ”it is the way to go”, she had said.
There is no
There are indications that since information filtered out that Bank and Mastercard are sponsoring Customers to watch UEFA , matches in, thousands of new customers in Nigeria and the eleven other African countries, participating in the draws have opened Accounts with the Bank which haven up the status of the Bank as a very solid financial Bank.
Many believe that the leading Nigerian Commercial