KZN father of seven looks to build legacy for his family after bagging R44 million lotto jackpot

ITHUBA, the operator of South Africa’s National Lottery, has shared the heart warming success story of the latest LOTTO Draw 2350 winner, who has come forward to claim the life-changing jackpot prize of R44 331 253. The draw occurred on 12 July, 2023 and the winning ticket was purchased on the Standard Bank platform.

What makes this win even more extraordinary is the remarkable journey of the winner, a devoted father of seven children from the KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) province. This extraordinary individual has risen from humble beginnings and experienced both challenges and triumphs along the way.

This lucky winner has tasted success with the National Lottery before. A few years back, he secured a substantial win of over R340,000, demonstrating his unwavering commitment and enthusiasm for playing responsibly.

With the LOTTO jackpot now secured, the winner has an inspiring vision for his family’s future. Having faced the devastating impact of flooding on two occasions in KZN, the winner aims to utilise his newfound fortune to invest in a safe, secure home where his beloved family can find solace and protection.

“I am beyond grateful for this incredible stroke of luck and the overwhelming support of the National Lottery. Winning this life-changing amount will enable me to build a legacy for my family, something I had only dreamt of. I want to provide them with a stable and secure home, ensuring their safety and well-being,” expressed the elated winner.

Education is another paramount aspect close to the winner’s heart, and he is determined to invest in providing quality education for all his children and extended family. The winner firmly believes in the power of education to transform lives and uplift communities.

Charmaine Mabuza, the CEO of ITHUBA Holdings, expressed her delight and congratulated the winner on his extraordinary achievement. “We are overjoyed to witness another life-changing moment with the National Lottery. This latest winner’s story reaffirms our commitment to offering opportunities that bring positive change to people’s lives. We commend the winner for his responsible play and inspiring dedication to securing a brighter future for his family through education and safe housing,” said Charmaine Mabuza.

The National Lottery, operated by ITHUBA, continues to create dreams come true for countless South Africans. With a wide range of exciting games, players are encouraged to participate responsibly, knowing their contributions help support various charitable initiatives and uplift communities nationwide.

To be a part of this incredible journey and to stand a chance to change your life, play responsibly by visiting the official National Lottery website at or purchasing your ticket from any authorised retailer.

All winners over R50,000 receive free financial and trauma counselling.  All winnings are tax-free.

Players must be 18 years and older.

ITHUBA is the proud operator of the National Lottery.

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