The R17 Million LOTTO Plus 1 winner from the 10 April 2021 draw has claimed her winnings. She purchased her ticket at Brazil Café in Pretoria North, Gauteng, with a ticket wager of R80 and using the manual selection method…
Speaking to the National Operator, ITHUBA, the 48-year old self-employed mother of two said “Never in my wildest dreams had I imagined that one day I would win so much money, I was surprised and excited to find out that I had actually won the jackpot”, said the lucky winner.
“My family is important to me, I want to enjoy my winnings with my husband and two kids, a portion of my winnings will go towards my children’s education and to a charity that’s very close to me, the Good Morning Angels.”, added the winner.
ITHUBA’s CEO, Charmaine Mabuza, “Congratulations to the R17 Million PowerBall Plus 1 winner, we are excited that we have produced another big jackpot winner this year. While winning a large sum of money may bring life-changing financial freedom, winners of R50 000 and above receive extensive financial advice and trauma counselling, to help winners deal with their new found wealth. These advisory services come at no cost to the winner”, said Mabuza.
The winner added that on her list of priorities amongst other things is to use her winnings to expand her business, take her family on that long overdue family vacation to a tropical island and invest a significant portion of her winnings.