First Bank of Nigeria Ltd., in partnership with Verve International, has inaugurated the third National Consumer promo designed to reward users of FirstBank verve card with gifts and cash prizes.
Mr Chuma Ezirim, Group Executive, e-Business and Retail Products, FirstBank, said this in a statement on Thursday in Lagos.
He said the promo was to appreciate customers who used the card to carry-out electronic banking transactions.
“The ongoing two-month promo will end on Oct. 30, as 20 customers (10 customers per month) with the highest transaction count during the promo will be made millionaires, winning the sum of N1 million each.
“Also, N20,000 will be won by 25 customers monthly.
“On the other hand, 2,620 FirstBank verve cardholders that double their transactions every week, stand a chance to enjoy 10 per cent cashback capped at N2,000 per customer,” he said.
Ezirim stressed that the partnership with Verve Card through the years had been that of empowerment and opportunities, which included growing the economy, supporting new businesses and preventing unemployment.
He urged FirstBank verve card holders to continue to use their cards as it was a card offering that promoted safe, convenient and rewarding digital banking experience with 20 customers standing a chance to be millionaires at the end of the promo.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that FirstBank in partnership with Verve, recently rewarded over 2,601 FirstBank verve cardholders with various prizes; including N20,000 cash prize and N10,000 cash prize.
The bank also gave out, N10,000 worth of airtime; power generating sets, refrigerator, cooking gas, smart TV and the grand prize of a brand-new car to a lucky winner.
First Bank of Nigeria Ltd. has rewarded 300 customers to the tune of N4 million in the bank's current Verve Card campaign.
The bank said this in a statement issued in Abuja on Monday, FirstBank e-commerce and retail products executive, Mr. Chuma Ezirim.
Ezirim said that customers were rewarded in the sixth week of the promotion.
“One hundred customers earned N10,000 airtime and another set of 100 customers earned N10,000 cash for transacting at least twice a week.
"100 customers won a cash prize of N20,000 for transacting at least four times in the week," he said.
Ezirim noted that the promotion was designed to appreciate customers for their continued use and adoption of the card for various digital transactions.
“We are pleased with the ongoing promotion of the verve debit card designed to appreciate customers for their continued use and adoption of the card for various digitally driven transactions.
"As promotion is critical to reinforcing the value placed on its versatile capabilities, we encourage continued use of the verve card as it is a card offering that promotes secure, convenient and rewarding digital banking for customers," said.
According to him, a total of 651 prizes will be won over the next three weeks in the promotion.
He said that 200 people would earn N10,000 cash, 300 customers would earn N10,000 in airtime and 300 customers would earn N20,000 cash.
Ezirim said that 50 customers would win various household items, such as a generator, tabletop refrigerator and gas cooker, or a cash prize of N50,000 every four weeks.
It said a customer would win the star prize of a new 2022 Suzuki S-Presso car for making 16 transactions during the promotion period.
The Verve Debit Card is a Naira-denominated debit card that offers convenient, fast and secure payment for goods and services.
Accepted on all channels connected to the Verve International network where the Interswitch/Verve logo is displayed; Automated teller machines (ATM), points of sale (POS) and the Internet in Nigeria.