Father of three wins brand new Ford Ranger

Father of three from Gulf province, Hekaroa Pala will be driving into the new year in style after winning a brand new 4x4 Ford Ranger from Digicel PNG’s Find Santa’s Friend SMS game.

An excited Pala turned up today with his children to the Digicel head office at Gordons to pick up his brand new vehicle and had plenty to say.

“Thank you Digicel. Thank you. This is the biggest prize I have ever won. I’m very happy,” said Pala.

Representatives from the National Gaming Control Board were also present to witness the event.

Digicel PNG’s Head of Products and VAS, David Mba said the Find Santa’s Friend game ran from December 1, 2016 and finished on December 30.

He said the new SMS game that is currently running is the New Year’s Resolution SMS game.

He added this will end on January 31 with K70, 000 being the top prize. A total of K400, 000 in prizes will be given away in the New Year’s Resolution game. 

He stressed that only people over the age of 18 years are eligible to play Digicel’s SMS games.

Troy Taule