The SA Powerball lottery team is here to remind you about the jackpot prize win from back in September. According to the officials, it was the September 17, 2021 draw that helped a player in South Africa win prize money worth R86 million. It was one of the highest jackpots that were won by a South African playing the SA Powerball.
Despite winning the jackpot prize money, there was no claim made by the winner. Therefore, the officials were waiting for the player to get in touch with them and go over the details to claim the prize money.
Finally, the player made contact in the month of October and she sounded really excited about the win. The player stated that she will forever be thankful to God who has blessed her with such prize money. She will forever be grateful that the numbers she choose were announced as the jackpot prize-winning numbers on the September 17, 2021 draw.
From the lucky draw, the numbers that came out for the September 17 draw were 39-26-17-10-8, and the Powerball number was 14. The officials have revealed that since July of 2021, it was the first-ever SA Powerball jackpot prize won by a player.
The officials have revealed that right after the draw results came out, they were able to establish that the player had played the game using the Absa banking application. The player had reportedly spent R75 to purchase the ticket for the particular draw.
The lottery officials have shared their joy in recording a significant rise in ticket sales and wins from players going for the online applications. The officials have reported that with the passage of time, the number of players playing through the application has been experiencing a significant rise.
Among all the applications, it was the Absa banking application that has recorded the highest participation volume from the players for the game. The application has been launched in collaboration between the majority of the banks in South Africa and the National Lottery.
So far, the Absa application has helped the SA Powerball produce one of the top jackpot prize winners of the year 2021.
With the passage of time, online lottery gaming adoption is on the rise. With time, people are moving to the online lottery gaming methods and this is the reason why the operators are coming up with newer strategies surrounding online lotteries.
The September 17 jackpot prize winner is going to help Absa application gain a lot of popularity among the SA Powerball lottery players in the entire country. This is going to be a newer chapter for the lottery business in the country and more participation will soon be coming towards the lottery industry.