SUSPENSION OF SMS LOTTERY LIFTED BY THE
The general public is hereby notified that following the conclusion of the Centenary Lottery games, the Federal Government has directed the suspension placed on SMS lottery and lotteries be lifted with effect from 30th October, 2014.
Details of this directive are being worked out for proper implementation of the Commission’s core values. The general public and all relevant stakeholders in the lottery business should please note this development and be guided.
The provisions of the National Lottery Act 2005 and National Lottery Regulation 2007 will thereafter be fully implemented for the success of lottery schemes as well as enforcement of all relevant procedures that support this aspect of the nation’s economic life.
While appreciating your cooperation during the period of suspension of SMS lottery scheme, the same cooperation of the general public and all stakeholders is also required at this time.
PLEASE BE PATRIOTIC
ADOLPHUS JOE EKPE, FNIM
31st October, 2014