Mombasa teacher Munyika bags Sh10m in Lotto draw
Mombasa teacher Rachel Munyika is the latest millionaire in town after bagging a Sh10 million jack-pot in Lotto’s Mashujaa Day Power-draw. “I am still overwhelmed. All I can do right now is thank God for his blessings,” she said. Munyika, 34, indicated she would set up a small business to enable her earn some income with her winnings. The mother of two also harbours dreams of participating in the local real-estate industry.
“I was not expecting to win this large amount of money but now that I have, my plan is to try my hand at a retail business that can sustain me financially in the short-term,” she added. “Ultimately, I’d like to invest in land and build some rental houses because I am confident that it is a good long-term investment,” she said.
The draw produced a total of 20,920 winners. Other lucky winners during the draw were—Davis Oyamo, who won Sh75,000 and Peter Gikonyo, Leah Mugambi, Rueben Mose, David Kanyuira, Thomas Charles, Bernard Maina and Denis Kimathi, who won Sh50,000 each.