Wednesday, 4 July 2012
Skye Bank Gives Away $1,000 To The Winner of ‘Little Me Photo Competition’
Ewewu Matthew Oluwashola, a 26 year old student of The Federal Polytechnic , Auchi, Edo state has snagged the win prize of $1,000 after amassing the most votes in the just concluded ‘Skye Bank Little Me Photo Competition’ on Facebook.
Based in Ondo state, South-West Nigeria, Matthew says he got wind of the competition while surfing through the internet and that he decided to enter because the prize money seemed very attractive, although he knew he would face a stiff challenge from other participants.
The ND 2 student of Public Administration also disclosed that the childhood photograph he used to enter for the competition was taken when he was two year old. The photo got a staggering 1,982 votes from the voting public.
While speaking during the cheque presentation which held at the Skye Bank Head Office in Lagos on Monday July 2, 2012, Mr. Remi Akande of the Strategic Branding Management Unit, Skye Bank, reiterated that the competition was instituted in order for people to reminisce the innocence of their childhood.
He also congratulated the winner adding that hopefully, the money will go a long way in supporting his education.
Matthew Ewewu also thanked the management and staff of Skye Bank Nigeria Plc., for setting up such an ingenious competition. He concluded by saying that he would not stop spreading the Skye Bank messages of ‘limitless possibilities’ and ‘expanding horizons beyond imagination’.