BETTING NIGERIA Nigerian Bookmakers Strengthen Partnership with Gamble Alert 3 months ago Samuel Post Views: 225 In a move to address the rising concerns and harm occasioned by in Nigeria, the Association of Nigerian Bookmakers (ANB), the umbrella trade group for the sports betting industry, recently organized a breakfast meeting in collaboration with Gamble Alert. The event brought together gaming operators to discuss and strategize on ways to prevent and treat gambling addiction. At the meeting, held at the ANB’s office, the CEO of Gamble Alert, Fisayo Oke, presented the organisation’s ongoing initiatives and notable achievements in the fight against gambling addiction with the help of ANB. Oke began by shedding light on Gamble Alert’s extensive efforts in public sensitization on responsible gaming and the provision of treatment support for individuals grappling with gambling-related issues such as addiction. One of the focal points of Oke’s presentation was Gamble Alert’s commitment to evidence-based intervention through groundbreaking research. He emphasized the importance of understanding the root cause of gambling addiction to tailor effective preventive measures and treatment programmes. Following the insightful presentation, members of the Association of Nigerian Bookmakers engaged in a robust deliberation on enhancing the existing partnership between ANB and Gamble Alert, especially in the provision of treatment to problem gamblers. Some of the ideas proffered ranged from signposting Gamble Alert’s helpline on various platforms to joint awareness campaigns, etc. Mrs Olabimpe Akingba, the executive secretary of ANB, expressed her commitment to the responsible gaming cause. “As key players in the gaming industry, we recognize our responsibility to address the potential harms associated with our activities, hence our commitment to responsible gaming. Our partnership with Gamble Alert allows us to contribute meaningfully to the well-being of our customers and the community at large.” – said Akingba. This collaborative effort marks a significant step forward in the Nigerian gaming industry’s commitment to social responsibility and the well-being of its patrons. The breakfast meeting concluded with an air of optimism as industry leaders expressed their collective determination to create a safer and more responsible gaming environment in Nigeria. As the collaboration between the Association of Nigerian Bookmakers and Gamble Alert gains momentum, it has set a noteworthy example for similar partnerships globally in the ongoing fight against gambling harm. Source: thisdaylive.com About Post Author Samuel I am a journalist specializing in gambling in Africa and around the world. I am particularly interested in stories about games and casinos. See author's posts SamuelI am a journalist specializing in gambling in Africa and around the world. I am particularly interested in stories about games and casinos. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Tags: Gamble Alert, Nigeria, sports betting Continue Reading Previous The Dark Side of Virtual BettingNext Nigeria’s Economic Landscape and Forex Trading More Stories BETTING KENYA Betting Regulator Enforces Court Order Against Speed Dial Feature On Internet Browsers 13 hours ago Samuel BETTING GHANA Sports betting operators support communities affected by dam spillage 13 hours ago Samuel BETTING SOUTH AFRICA Understanding Correct Score Betting Meaning 13 hours ago Szarlot BETTING NIGERIA The Rising Contribution of Online Betting to Nigeria’s GDP 3 days ago Samuel EXPERTS NIGERIA Joining us as a speaker at AGE Lagos is Olajide Boladuro 4 days ago Samuel BETTING UGANDA African Football Betting’s Prospects for the Future 5 days ago Szarlot BETTING KENYA Understanding Kenya’s Sports Betting Boom 5 days ago Samuel EXPERTS NIGERIA Changes and Challenges in Nigeria’s Gambling Industry 6 days ago Samuel EXPERTS NIGERIA Zu Tohtayeva will be joining us as a speaker at AGE LAGOS 2024 6 days ago Samuel BETTING KENYA Magical Kenya Open Tips 2024 6 days ago Szarlot BETTING ZAMBIA Jai Chilufya: «My hand is stronger than ever before» 6 days ago Tools EXPERTS NIGERIA When Gbajabiamila was honoured in UK for transforming lottery to entertainment in Nigeria 7 days 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. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.