Diamond Bank Plc, a leading retail bank in Nigeria, has launched the Season 7 of the DiamondXtra Reward Scheme. The launch event took place at Four Points by Sheraton hotel, Victoria Island on Friday, October 31,, 2014.
DiamondXtra Account is a special account designed for individuals who want to build up their savings gradually. It is an interest-yielding account that allows deposit of both cash and third party instruments. In addition, the account holders receive a cheque book and a debit card with which they can make withdrawals from their account. It is a simple and straightforward account and comes with a low minimum opening amount of N5, 000 with the opportunity to win fantastic cash prizes.
Since the inception of the DiamondXtra reward scheme six years ago, over N4 billion has been given away to over 4,000 customers.
According to Mr. Uzoma Dozie, Group Managing Director, Diamond Bank Plc, the new DiamondXtra season 7 is unique and will accommodate more stakeholders as we have introduced special draws for the Diamond woman.
He said: “In this Season 7, DiamondXtra customers will have another reason to smile as a total of 1,439 customers will winvarious cash prizes. Prizes will range from N250, 000 to N2 million cash prizes plus the star prize of “Salary for Life”. Salary 4Life is a unique prize of the DiamondXtra account in which the Bank pays the sum of N100, 000.00 to a lucky customer every month for 20 years”
Speaking further on the reward scheme, Ms. Aishah Ahmad , Head, Retail Financial Services, Diamond Bank Plc, explained that in addition to the regular weekly and monthly draws, there will also be three special draws this season to commemorate special events or as determined by the bank. In each of the special draws, 25 customers will be rewarded with N1 million each.
She said “To celebrate the launch of Season 7, we are excited to announce that one of the special draws will hold today where 25 of our loyal customers will be rewarded with N1 Million each. The most exciting thing about the DiamondXtra reward scheme is that everybody has a chance of winning as all you need to do to qualify for the draws is to have a minimum balance of N5000 in your DiamondXtra account”
The draws are conducted through an electronic process approved by the National Lottery Regulatory Commission and the Consumer Protection Council. It is also verified by the renowned auditing firm, KPMG Professional Services. Every N5, 000.00 deposited increases the customer’s chances of winning as the winning tickets are chosen by an electronic draw.