Jackpot lotto winner collects R23 million just before ticket expires

Jackpot lotto winner collects R23 million just before ticket expires

The lucky winner of a R23 744 139 jackpot managed to collect his, or her, prize money only two months before the ticket expired.

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Less than two months before the R23 million ticket was set to expire, the lucky winner claimed the massive prize.

Taking to social media on Wednesday, the SA lottery revealed the lotto winner collected the jackpot worth R23 744 139.

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Briefly.co.za gathered the tweet sparked quite the reaction on social media and South Africans could not believe it.

Social media user, @MmphoMcGift, commented: "You mean the person did not lose the ticket, after such a long time?"
Another tweep, @missnozipho, added: "Who in the world can stay put with a lottery ticket worth millions and not cash it? Well unless it's Ajay Gupta. R23 million is peanuts to our former president."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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