GHANA LOTTERIES Ghana National Lottery Authority Announced Registration Interested Entities 3 days ago Adeleye Awakan Post Views: 91 In a notice, the Ghana National Lottery Authority (NLA) wishes to announce that it is embarking on an exercise to register all unlicensed Lotto Operators and any interested entities. Simultaneously, individuals who want to operate and sell Lotto/Lottery products within the legal framework of the National Lotto Act, 2006 (Act 722) and VAG Act 844 for 2021 to the year ending 2022. Accordingly, all unlicensed Lotto Operators and any interested entities and individuals who wish to be registered and subsequently licensed to operate and sell Lotto/Lottery products within the said legal frameworks. While they may pick up Pre-Qualification Application Forms from either National Lottery Authority’s Customer Service Centre at the Fortune House, Accra or any of NLA’s Regional/District Offices for completion and submission. This registration exercise commences on 8th September 2021, and the deadline for submitting completed Application Forms is 30th September 2021. After this date, only entities or individuals who submitted their duly completed Forms would be considered for licensing to operate Lotto/Lottery in the country. Upon completion of this exercise, any unlicensed person or entities found using and selling Lotto/Lottery products would be dealt with following the laws of Ghana, according to the management. Meanwhile, earlier in the week, they drew the attention of the management of the National Lottery Authority to the activities of specific individuals or groups who hold themselves out as staff to defraud unsuspecting members through social media and other communication networks. These fraudsters convince patrons of NLA products to make mobile money transfers to them in exchange for winning lotto numbers. The fraudsters have also set up Facebook and WhatApp pages using pictures of some staff of the National Lottery Authority to perpetuate their nefarious activities. The National Lottery Authority wishes to inform the general public that it has not commissioned nor appointed any individual or group of individuals to offer winning lotto numbers to the public through social media platforms or any communication network. It is quite an exciting opportunity for companies who wish to operate a lotto/lottery in Ghana, knowing that lottery is still the most prominent business in the gambling industry. The recent phenomenon of the sports betting industry, thanks to mobile phone penetration coupled with mobile money acceptability among the vast population, has aided the sports betting industry. industry in challenging the lottery sector, given the industry the run for its money in recent years. Adeleye AwakanAuthor E-play Africa, sports betting reviews, thoughtful leardership articles in Africa gambling industry, marketing gaming platforms in Africa with strong networking relationship with gaming operators in Africa, Expertise in PR, marketing communication, and consultant on gaming in Africa. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Tags: Ghana, Lottery, NLA Continue Reading Previous False Predictions by a Ghanaian Prophets Sports Betting Enthusiast were devastated More Stories BETTING GHANA False Predictions by a Ghanaian Prophets Sports Betting Enthusiast were devastated 1 week ago Adeleye Awakan GHANA ONLINE Does Africa Have A Strong Gaming Future? 2 weeks ago Samuel KENYA LOTTERIES The Kenyan regulatory board suspends 81 lottery account numbers 2 weeks ago Iwo Bulski GHANA HOT NEWS ONLINE Ghana Mobile Money Account Increased to 44 Million in Second Quarter 2 weeks ago Adeleye Awakan LOTTERIES NIGERIA National Lottery Act 2005 inconsistent with Nigeria’s constitution 3 weeks ago Szarlot LOTTERIES NIGERIA Nigerian Lottery Act ‘not in public interest’ according to committee 3 weeks ago Iwo Bulski EXPERTS GHANA Gambling addiction in Ghana 4 weeks ago Samuel LOTTERIES SOUTH AFRICA ‘I don’t plan to leave my job’ – say lottery winner 4 weeks ago Szarlot BOTSWANA HOT NEWS LOTTERIES BGA Revoke Grow mine Africa Pty Ltd as the Preferred Lottery Operator 1 month ago Adeleye Awakan HOT NEWS LOTTERIES NIGERIA Lagos Lotteries Board Instruct Gaming Agents to register 1 month ago Adeleye Awakan LOTTERIES SOUTH AFRICA ‘I’m not lucky — I’m blessed’: Jobless mom wins R158m PowerBall 2 months ago Szarlot LOTTERIES SOUTH AFRICA The Top 5 USA lotteries that SA bookmakers offer 2 months ago Samuel Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.