Ex-Kazakh citizen won $2 000 000 in U.S. lottery 08 ноября 2011, 18:35
Rafida Ivanenko, an ex-resident of Kazakhstan, won $2 000 000 in an American online lottery, Tengrinews.kz reports, citing Kazakhstan Today.
Rafida Ivanenko moved to the United States twelve years ago, when she won a Green Card. After a while she became a winner again. She was a regular participant of FreeLotto online lottery. Ivanenko had been buying the lotery since June 2011.
Rafida said she is planning to use the money to buy a house and a car and share some money with her two daughters and four grandchildren. Rafida is not going to discontinue working and retire after this winning.
Earlier Tengrinews.kz reported that a thief returned a winning lottery ticket for $50 000 to its owner in the U.S.. John Holder, the resident of the city of Columbia (Tennessee state) bought the ticket at one of the petrol filling station. The American noticed the loss after he gave a lift to a fellow-traveler in his lorry. The unknown stole his purse with a lottery ticket that was at the back seat of the car.