New banana boat for lucky family

A shopping of K98 has rewarded a Papuan family with a banana boat and accessories worth K30,000.

Patrick Tore Jnr was announced as the lucky winner of Stop N Shop promotion on September 20th.

The 6-week Stop N Shop ‘Win a Banana Boat Promotion’ concluded with the announcement of the lucky winner at Stop N Shop Central Waigani in Port Moresby.

The competition, which ran from July 17th to August 31st, required customers to spend K40 or more at any of the 8 Stop N Shop outlets to enter the draw.

Out of the 50,000 entries, a father-of-two, from Hula and Gulf parentage, was drawn the winner.

A delighted Tore Jnr was advised via phone following the live draw made in the presence of police, media personnel, City Pharmacy Limited and Stop N Shop management and customers.

Upon arrival to claim his prize, Tore Jnr was could not contain his emotions.

He said he and his wife Sonia have entered so many competitions from raffle draws to promotions run by shops but never have they imagined themselves to be announced winners.

City Pharmacy Limited group, through its Stop N Shop outlets, said the ‘Win a Banana Boat Promotion’ was run based on the demography of SNS customers in Port Moresby.

(Patrick Tore Jnr, right, with an SNS staff)

Carolyn Ure