Photo Caption: Special Guest, Barr. Seyi Akinwunmi, the Chairman, Lagos State FA (left) hands over the winning cheque to Mr. Whetode James, while Hon. Idowu Obasa, the Chairman of Winners Golden Bet looks on during the presentation ceremony in Ikeja. –
Whetode James, a third year computer undergraduate of the Olabisi Onabanjo University and resident of Badagry has emerged the first lucky winner of over one million naira through a top Nigerian sport betting company, Winners Golden Bet.
During a brief ceremony at the company’s headquarters in Oregun Lagos, James 25, was presented with a Cheque of his winning by a special guest, Barr. Seyi Akinwunmi, the Chairman, Lagos State Football Association.
James who placed his bet at one of the company’s agent outlets in Badagry, expressed joy at being the first winner of such an amount and also being offered a brand ambassador of the
He praised the management of Winners Golden Bet for the transparency of its operations as well as for honoring the promise to pay winnings instantly.
The Chairman of Lagos State Football Association Barr. Seyi Akinwunmi advised the winner Whetode James to spend the money wisely, while Hon. Idowu Obasa,
the Chairman of Winners Golden Bet in his own response, said he shared in James’ joy
and promised the company intend to maintain the standard of integrity it has set for itself.
Winners Golden Bet, which debuted early this year, is the sponsor of both the Lagos State FA Cup and the Lagos State Sport Writers Association, SWAN Cup football competition.