Doubting Thomas and his ‘blood brothers as well as sisters’ were shamed in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital on Thursday 13th February, 2020 during the First Draw of NATA News Readership/Empowerment Promo for members of Nigeria Automobile Technicians Association, South-West Zone held specially for NATA Ekiti State Chapter as 4 Brand New TVS Motorcycles were given out to members.
In an electrified atmosphere Comrade Mohammed Sule, NATA Ikole LGA Chairman who earlier won 2 Pressing Irons won the first Star Prize of a Brand New Motorcycle, while the duo of Comrades Adedosu Taiwo and Ismaila Wahab; NATA members from Iworoko Local Government Area Branch won a Brand New Motorcycle each.
The Fourth Star Prize of a Brand New Motorcycle was carted home by Comrade Abdulramon Mukaila; NATA member from Aramoko, Ekiti West Local Government Branch.
The officials of Federal Road Safety Corps, Ekiti State Sector Command; Ekiti State Fire Service, Ekiti State Command of Nigeria Security & Civil Defence Corps as well as the Ekiti State Vehicle Inspection Service picked the winning Tickets and jointly presented the Star Prizes to the various winners with Samuel Oloyede Oriowo, NATA News Publisher who is also the President of Automobiles And Road Safety Initiative; Organisers of the events.
Ecstatically, Comrade Muhammed Sule disclosed to officials of NATA news at the event venue that apart from purchasing a mandatory Registration Form that qualified him for participation in the promo, that he singlehandedly bought 30 copies of the magazine to brighten his chances of winning any of the valuable gift items slated as promo prizes.
Comrade Abiodun Ayodele, NATA member from Igede-Ekiti was the lucky winner of a return trip to Automechanika Dubai, 2020.
While Comrades Daramola Adeniyi (from NATA Ado-Ekiti) and Lady Ajayi Modupe Precious (from NATA Iworoko) won the 2 OBD II Diagnostic Devices donated by the Management of Garutech Nigeria Limited.
Several NATA members won gallons of engine oils such as Mobil Oil, Ammasco Oil, Beacon Oil, Micking Oil and Adeco Oil.
Also very many members carted home pressing irons, rechargeable fans and electric kettles, while many also won Ammasco International Oil branded NATA Uniforms, T-Shirts and Caps.
As usual, the Management of 11 Plc (formerly Mobil Oil Nigeria) distributed freely NATA branded Cover-all Uniforms, T-Shirts and Caps to all NATA members present.
In all, 52 members of NATA, Ekiti State Chapter won various valuable gift items during the draw that Comrade Olasehinde Olubodun (PRO NATA South-West Zone) described as excellently conducted.
He told Samuel Oloyede Oriowo that he had not for once liked him, but for the transparent, fair way the draw was conducted and the beautiful ways the seminar was directed, that he would always respect and like the amiable Publisher/President as he remains alive.