Cosmas Korir who bagged Ksh. 208,733,619 Sportpesa Mega Jackpot has once again hit the news headlines as he unveiled his new house worth Ksh. 4 million. As he launched the house he threw a rare party to his villagers.
Cosmas Korir who was Konoinconstituency aspirant in the CCM ticket also bought himself a new Toyota Land Cruiser worth KSh 12 million.
Reports also reveal that Cosmas has set aside one room in his four-bedroom house for betting business hoping to make another win.
“This small office in the house is my quiet room for when I want to have personal time to concentrate on my jackpot bet,” said Cosmas Korir.
He also revealed that he had started building his house a long time ago but had stalled due to lack of funds and when he won the jackpot it was the first thing he was thinking about.
Alongside his new house, he also built his parents a house that is adjacent to his and another for his brother.
Cosmas Kori who holds a masters degree in agricultural economics said he has plans to launch a football tournament in a bid to promote local talents and sports.
“I’m very passionate about local football and with the good fortune that God blessed me with, I plan on using some of it to try and make a difference,” said Korir.
Among those who attended the colorful event included former Bomet county governor Isaac Ruto, Nandi Hills MP Alfred Keter and former Konoin MP Sammy Koech among others.