The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, has given kudos to the
Chairman of Globacom, Dr. Mike Adenuga Jr., for his magnanimity to Glo
The foremost traditional ruler who was represented by the Dan Amar of
Kano, Alhaji Aliu Harazimi, said this at the presentation of a brand new
car to Anas Yusuf Adamu, a Kano-based businessman who won it in the
company’s Festival of Joy promo on Tuesday, January 24, 2023.
Alhaji Ado Bayero commended Globacom and its Chairman, for the countless
empowerment initiatives that the company had executed since its
inception in 2004.
Said he, “It is worthy of note that Globacom has not forgotten to reward
its loyal customers in Kano and across Nigeria. This culture of
empowerment is commendable and sets a good example for corporate
In the same vein, the Kano State Commissioner for Finance, Alhaji Adamu
Fanda, also took cognizance of the determination of the company to
better the lot of its customers which has culminated in giving out so
many valuable prizes to them across the country every year.
According to him, “Globacom is setting a good example of what corporate
citizenship should be. The company is indeed demonstrating its
commitment to its operating environment”. He therefore encouraged the
mobile network operator to keep up the good works”,
Representatives of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Alh
Ibrahim Mahmud, and the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC),
Engr Hanza Goya, also took turns to commend Glo for its openness and
compliance to the guidelines of the regulatory agencies in the conduct
of the customer reward promo.
The winner, who was full of appreciation to Glo, recalled his initial
overwhelming shock when company officials called to inform him that he
had won a brand new Kia car in the Festival of Joy promotion.
“I first got a call in the evening from Glo office that I had won a car.
I almost did not believe because my phone was switched off all day. When
they however told me to come to the Gloworld office on Murtala Mohammed
Way in Kano, it dawned on me it is real. I have never owned a car and
this gift from Globacom is great empowerment for me and my family”, the
excited winner said.
The event was attended by scores of subscribers and their well-wishers,
following the emergence of over 60 winners from the draw held the
preceding day. They went home with power generators, sewing machines and