Lonestar Cell has given out prices valued at more than US$25,000 (twenty-five thousand) to some of its customers in a monthly ruffle draw over the weekend.
The first winner of its monthly raffle drove away the Avo Chevrolet vehicle valued at US$16,500, while a second winner received one TVS Star Motor Bike valued at US$1000, along with four other winners who walked away with four set of flat screen television valued at US$ 500 each.
Other prices won at the ruffle draw were, four tiger generators and four stereo Lion head tape. Over four bags of rice and four US$50 recharge cards were also given out to four winners in that category.
The Lonestar Cell monthly ruffle draw is intended to encourage its customers to stay on the Lonestar Cell network. Speaking at the ruffle draw program, the Sale and Distribution Manager Mr. Julian Benson said the ruffle is another way of given back to the Liberian people of some of the profit the company makes.
He said the company takes proud and joy in giving prices to winners of the draw because according to him, the success of Lonestar Cell is the result of its subscribers.
One can only be qualified for the draw if they recharge up to US$10 or above before the day of the draw. An individual can also win any of Lonestar Cell smaller prices by recharging from US$1 and above up to US$ 10 before the day of the draw. Mr. Benson said Lonestar Cell is in Liberia to change the lives of the Liberian people through GSM.
The winner of the AVO Chevrolet vehicle Humphrey Massaquoi 30, in a very excited moon expressed thanks to the Lonestar Cell family for introducing the ruffle draw for its customers. He said since he has won the car, it will help to reduce transportation burden on him and his family.
Humphrey who is also an employee of the United Bank for Africa or UBA noted that his entire live has change completely as a young man to possessive such an expensive car. “even I worked for sixteen years I can not buy that car, I am happy because the for the small, small money that I can put in my phone to buy me this expensive car, than God hand in side this,” he said
For his part, the winner of the TVS Star Motor Bike Abraham Dennis, it was surprising to him for Lonestar Cell to call him and announced that he has won a bike. He said his wish has come to a reality, noted that he has always been praying for him to win one of these days and God has finally answer his prayer.
One of the winners of the rice Ms Watta Sumolu said she is gratified to be listed as one of the proud winners amongst the thousands of Lonestar Cell subscribers. She noted that she will continue to recharge to win bigger prices than what she has won. Watta however encouraged Lonestar Cell to continue putting smiles on their subscribers faces.