Barclays announces grand winner of superfansunited campaign   

22Mar 2019
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Barclays announces grand winner of superfansunited campaign   

BARCLAYS Bank Tanzania, under Absa Group Limited, one of Africa’s largest financial services providers, yesterday announced the grand winner their English Premier League #superfansunited promotional campaign, which ended on March 10. 

Barclays Bank Tanzania Head of Marketing and Corporate Relations, Aron Luhanga (L), makes a phone call to a winner of the bank’s English Premier League #superfansunited campaign in Dar es Salaam yesterday. A bank’s Mikocheni Branch customer, Catherine Arcene, won a full paid trip to United Kingdom, spend time with an English Premier League legend and watch a live match on the English Premier League. Other seven winners won range of token prizes.  On his left are Barclays Bank Tanzania Head of Retail Banking, Oscar Mwamfwagasi, and Gaming Board of Tanzania Inspector, Bakari Maggid. PHOTO: CORRESPONDENT

The lucky winner, Catherine Arcene from the bank’s Mikocheni branch in Dar es Salaam, will enjoy a full paid trip to the UK to enjoy a true club house experience. She is expected to fly to the UK in the first week of May and is scheduled to spend a week there. 

Other seven joint runners-up were also announced, they will have token package featuring being put up in one of the classic hotels in Dar es Salaam, watch live English Premier League in a superfans clubhouse replica in the city, cash prize of 300,000/- each, a cap and a T-shirt of an EPL outfit of their like. 

The seven winners, who will convene in Dar es Salaam on April 20 this year, are Mwanahamisi Salum, Majid Omary, Sharifu Bashiru, Yuda Thadey, Frederick Edward all from Dar es Salaam, Suleiman Nassor from Zanzibar and Godfrey Mollel from Arusha. 

The campaign was launched in November 2018 and has run for three months. 

Addressing the press yesterday, the Head of Marketing and Corporate Relations, Aron Luhanga, commented: “Our lucky winner will travel to United Kingdom, spend time with an English Premier League legend, watch a live match on the English Premier League and have a total new experience for being part of a great #superfansunited campaign.”He added: “We appeal to all other customers to join Barclays Bank and be part of a great bank. Our focus is to help customers achieve their ambitions in the right way.”

Head of Retail Banking, Oscar Mwamfwagasi, disclosed; “This campaign was opened to all our customers who Bank with Barclays. A customer needed to make either five transactions or more using their Barclays card, and get into the draw to stand a chance to win a fully paid trip to United Kingdom to experience the superfansunited live.” 

He added that customers, who switch to Barclays Bank, have multiple reasons to do so including but not limited to their being attracted by the bank’s wide range of exciting products and exceptional services from friendly staff.

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