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Homa Bay’s guard Nicholas Nguku wins Ksh 15 Million Betika Mega Jackpot


Nicholas Nguku, a 51-year-old apartment security guard from Nthiwa constituency Homa Bay County is last week’s  Betika Mega  jackpot winner , taking home KES 15 million after correctly predicting the outcome of the 15 matches which were enlisted in the Jackpot.

The father of three, was at work, helping tenants move into the apartment, when he discovered he had won.

In disbelief, he quickly consulted Betika’s official website, which confirmed his life-changing win.

Nicholas, who placed three midweek jackpot attempts, struck gold on his first attempt, securing the KES 15 million prize.

This win marks his first major jackpot victory, with previous winnings ranging from KES 3,000 to KES 170,000.


Reflecting on his win, Nicholas said, “I am still in shock and disbelief. This win is a blessing that will transform not just my life but the lives of my family and siblings. I plan to buy a plot in Homa Bay and build a permanent residence for my family. My children’s education is a top priority, and this win means I can now settle their school fees and support them as they join various universities across the country.”

The Gor Mahia and Chelsea fan said he will quit his security guard job and focus on investing in his children’s education as well  as invest in real estate.

“The  money has come at the right time as I have been struggling with paying school fees for my children and also buy my dream house. “emphasized Nicholas

Nicholas has faced numerous challenges throughout his life, growing up in poverty and supporting his nine siblings from an early age. This jackpot win represents a turning point, providing him with the financial freedom and stability he has long sought.

Betika is committed to ensuring that Nicholas makes the most of his newfound wealth.

As part of this commitment, Betika has arranged for Nicholas to undergo financial and wealth management courses where he will receive guidance on investments in stocks, bonds, index funds, and retirement funds.

Betika’s Managing Director  Mutava  Mutua expressed his excitement for Nicholas, stating, “We are thrilled to see Nicholas win the Betika Mega Million jackpot. His story is a testament to the life-changing opportunities that Betika can provide. We are dedicated to supporting Nicholas as he embarks on this new journey, ensuring he has the tools and knowledge to make wise financial decisions for a prosperous future.”

Betika  who were the title sponsors of the National Super League last season and  has been the shirt sponsors for FKF Premier League sides AFC Leopards and Police FC.