Total telecommunications solutions provider, Globacom, has flown another batch of winners in its GO RUSSIA promo to Russia.
The lucky subscribers, four in number, departed for Moscow on Saturday evening via an Emirates Airline flight from the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos.
They are 40-year-old Chartered Accountant Nwarisi Nsirim Sonny from Eche LG, Rivers State, 43-year-old motor dealer, Mobolaji Bolaji David from Ilesha, Osun State, 40-year-old Abuja-based Customs Officer, Akano Isaac, and 25-year-old Ojulari Peter from Ilaje in Ondo State departed for Russia from the Murtala Mohammed International Airport on Saturday.
Globacom announced at a ceremony held at its headquarters in Lagos to send off the winners that this brought the total number of subscribers who have benefited from the all-expense-paid trip to 21. The 22nd winner, Osagie Edwin Isibor, who emerged in batch two could not travel because of ill-health.
The company urged the latest beneficiaries to project the image of the country positively in Russia.
“We congratulate you on winning in the GO RUSSIA promo. Be good ambassadors of Nigeria in Russia, conduct yourself well and portray the country in good light all through your stay there” it advised.
The winners expressed their joy, and said they were excited about the prospect of the trip. They also thanked Globacom for introducing the GO RUSSIA promo. Nwarisi Sonny said, “Globacom, una do well o! Keep it up, you have done very well. You have promised and you have delivered”. Another winner, Mobolaji David, who admitted initial doubts about the genuineness of the promo thanked Globacom for the rare privilege to visit Russia.
Similarly, Ojulari Peter said, “Thank God, Thank Glo, the trip promises to be interesting as Russia is the destination for everyone at this time ".
The telecom operator also received members of the third batch who arrived from Russia on Thursday. One of them, Oladele Oluseyi Adetokunbo, described his experience in Russia as “Amazing”. He said they were treated like kings and thanked Globacom for a wonderful time in Russia. “We thank Globacom for everything, it was simply a once-in-a-life-time experience, It was simply surreal!” he declared.