Milkah Wangui Gakuya was declared a winner of 400,000ksh on January 5th 2021.
Milkah who is 52 has been a resident of Gilgil since birth, owning several businesses around the town.
The 52 year old had been playing lotto since June 2015, having won several amounts along the way. Her largest being 2,500ksh from just 50bob.
”I was so motivated to keep playing because i know part of the money was going to charity.” she expressed her lotto interview
Winner testimonials she saw on TV also played a role in influencing the Gilgil resident to be more consistent at playing lotto.
This consistency would later pay off but the extent of disbelief Milkah went through on that lucky day could not be ignored. She even sent 10,000ksh to her husband just to confirm her win was legitimate.
The newly declared ‘top daily draw winner‘ will invest her money to increase her income.
The shop she owns will receive a full revamp, with increased stock and a whole new paint job including finishing.
Milkah will continue playing lotto with high hopes for more bigger wins.
The 52 year old has taken it up as her duty to encouraged several of her friends to start playing lotto as her win has dramatically changed their perspectives on life in general.