Valentine Day came early for 30 year old Evans Onyango who walked away with a track load of electronics worth Sh500, 000 in the inaugural Reindeer contest by SportytBet Kenya.
The Buru Buru based painter scooped the top prize after interacting the most with SportyBet Kenya social media pages, liking and tagging friends in the month long contest.
Overwhelmed by joy, the father of two thanked SportyBet Kenya saying he will use those electronics to turnaround his family’s social economic status.
‘’I thank God for this win. I will plan with my family on how to use these equipment to earn a decent living,’’ Onyango said.
Lifting some of those items randomly, the winner encouraged Kenyans to partake in SportyBet Kenya’s activities because they are authentic.
“These are things I have never thought I would own in my life, I will maintain them well. The motorbike I will put into the bodaboda business to supplement my income and the TV will be used to open a football viewing place,” an elated Onyango said.
The month long contest is part of the gaming firm’s social corporate responsibility that seeks provoke entrepreneurial spirit especially among youthful population on social media that interacts with the brand.
Some of electronics in the truck won by the SportyBet Kenya social media champion include LED TV, Home Theatre, Gas Cooker, Washing Machine, Portable Refrigerator, Air Conditioner Unit, Boda boda and many others.
Speaking during the handover ceremony, SportyBet country marketing manager Steve Adundo asked sports enthusiasts to take advantage of multiple bonuses and competitive odds on the platform to have the best gaming experience in the country.
‘’This is a give back initiative that rewards social media users who interact and network with our brand. We give electronics to winners to unlock their entrepreneurial potentials,’’ he said.
“We are happy to award our ardent players in our Reindeer SportyBet Contest. Basically, it was t give them an opportunity to give them things that can harness their entrepreneurial skills like the motorbike, laptop, things they can use to channel into money making activities, though one way or another.”
The online gaming firm offers a weekly jackpot of Sh5 million.