MTN Nigeria Concludes 2018 Season Of Surprises At Grand Finale

By January 3, 2019Blog, News


L-R: Chief Transformation Officer, MTN Nigeria, Olubayo Adekanmbi; Customer Services Executive, MTN Nigeria, Ugonwa Nwoye; Sales and Distribution Executive, MTN Nigeria, Kunle Adebiyi; Chief Enterprise Business Officer, MTN Nigeria, Lynda Saint-Nwafor and Risk and Compliance Executive, MTN Nigeria, Cyril Ilok at the Grand Finale of the MTN Season of Surprises initiative, following 20 days of brightening lives across Nigeria.

MTN Nigeria has just concluded the fourth edition of its annual Season of Surprises. A grand finale held at the MTN Plaza, Ikoyi, on Monday, December 24, 2018 as hundreds of employees gathered to celebrate the altruistic initiative and its far-reaching results. Nearly 400,000 Nigerians had been touched since MTN staff around the country stepped out of their offices to surprise Nigerians in various localities across the country.


The volunteers surprised unsuspecting Nigerians with various items in malls, markets, train stations, airports, orphanages, hospitals, schools, etc.


In the spirit of the season, MTN had seized the better part of the month to spread kindness across the country and promote a chain in which kindness becomes the norm. Speaking at the Grand finale, Olubayo Adekanmbi, the Chief Transformation Officer, MTN Nigeria, revealed that the initiative was one of the numerous ways the company demonstrates its philosophy of care. He further reiterated the company’s commitment to the improvement of lives in Nigeria.

Chief Transformation Officer, MTN Nigeria, Olubayo Adekanmbi, speaking at the Grand Finale


Wole Rawa, General Manager, Consumer Marketing, MTN Nigeria explained that the initiative brought out the best in the staff not just as a collective unit but also individually, as they wholeheartedly served in diverse capacities.

General Manager, Consumer Marketing, MTN Nigeria, Wole Rawa, speaking during the event

Recipients of the surprises have taken to social media to express their experiences and gratitude to the company. After such a spectacular campaign that spanned across 30 states across the country, the company has begun preparations to ensure that the 2019 edition spreads even farther to touch more lives.

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