As part of an annual reward scheme to their customers,Barclays Bank of Kenya awarded all expenses paid trips to Dr. Linda Kang’ara and Mr. Silvester Mwinzi to the World Cup in Brazil last Friday. Dr. Kang’ara and her partner from Nakuru will be going to the semi-finals while Mr. Mwinzi and his partner will attend the
enviable  finals.

The two winners participated in the just concluded Barclays FIFA World Cup
Brazil Debit and Credit promotion which ran from 1st March 2014 to 10th May
2014. The participation requirements were simple; to either spend KSh. 2,000
on their debit or credit card, apply for a Barclays VISA credit card or
debit card successfully, or upgrade to a Barclays Platinum or Gold Credit

Congratulating the winners, Barclays Kenya Consumer Banking Director Zahid
Mustafa noted that their international reach to give their winners the
world-class treatment affirmed their commitment to helping their customers

“Apart from our commitment to ensuring that we provide the best financial
solutions and quality products to our customers, Barclays has always been in
the forefront of enhancing customer experience with our products, as we
steadfastly become your Bank of choice,” Zahid said.

On her part, elated Dr. Kang’ara thanked the Bank for the once in a lifetime
opportunity, promising to have a good time.

“I really thank Barclays for this great opportunity, and I feel appreciated
as a customer,” she said.

Recently, the Asian Banker ranked Barclays Bank as the Best in Credit Card
Business at an event that took place in Dubai in April.

Also on the offing are various consumer engagement activities such as a
cashback on fuel expenses and an opportunity to redeem points for airline
“We will be introducing a World Miles program to our Debit Card customers so
that together with our Platinum Credit card customers they can experience
the pleasure of redeeming their miles for airline tickets. We are also
pleased to launch an exciting fuel cashback campaign in partnership with
TOTAL Kenya Limited where our debit and credit card customers will earn a 5%
cashback on all fuel transactions at TOTAL fuel stations,” concluded Zahid.