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Martin Wachter – Golden Race – Bridging the gap between the online and offline experience

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Golden Race, Gold Sponsor for the upcoming Betting on Sports conference (12-15 September), is a virtual sports provider which creates an authentic sports betting experience that customers can completely control, manage, and deliver to players across retail, online and mobile channels. Less than two weeks before the event, we spoke to Golden Race CEO Martin Wachter about the company’s new …

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One to watch: Sirplay continues global expansion

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Over recent months, Sirplay has continued to expand its presence across world betting markets. Following the signing of new, high-profile deals in Africa and Latin America, SBC caught up with Bart Esposito, CEO of the Malta-based sportsbook and online gaming group, who discussed the company’s plans for the remainder of 2017 and beyond. SBC: Could you provide a brief history …

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Bet9ja Nigeria partners with Income Access for marketing expansion

Nigerian licensed sports betting operator Bet9Ja has launched its new affiliate marketing programme in partnership with Income Access (Paysafe Group).  The bookmaker which acts as current title sponsor of the Nigeria National League (second professional tier of Nigerian football), seeks to expand its digital presence launching its partnership programme utilising Income Access’ marketing software. Tunji Meshioye, Bet9ja Marketing Manager, commented …

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Sirplay extends Nigerian market presence with ZenithBet

Malta-based sportsbook and gaming software company Sirplay has extended its Nigerian market presence by signing a platform partnership with ZenithBet Limited. Having entered the Nigerian market over five years ago, Sirplay has provided its betting software to more than 40 bookmakers across the country. ZenithBet is a Nigerian operator licensed and regulated by the Lagos State Lottery Board, as well …

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Conference Overview – Sports Betting West Africa Summit 2017

The Sports Betting West Africa Summit (17-19 July) is a gathering place, a sales platform, a debating forum, and a social hub for the Western African gaming industry. Every year, representatives from all sectors of the sports betting industry from across West Africa converge upon a pristine destination of our choosing for this prestigious event. Gaming industry growth remains as …

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Sirplay eyes Nigeria expansion with BETABET2000

An industry platform and software supplier for developing markets, Sirplay has made another move in the Nigerian sports betting market in partnership with BetaBet2000. Informing the market, BetaBet2000 has switched its legacy betting solution to Sirplay’s modular platform, as it seeks to continue its Nigerian expansion within the coming months. Moving forward, BetaBet2000 has gained tailored online sports betting solution with access …

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Surebet247 boosts retail offering with Betradar virtuals

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Nigerian sports betting operator Surebet247 has targeted increased footfall across its retail stores after agreeing a deal with data services provider Betradar. Surebet247, which operates from over 4,000 stores across Nigeria, will be using the full suite of virtual gaming products from Betradar, a partner of more than 800 companies in over 80 countries. Sheriff Olaniyan, CEO of Surebet247, said: “We …

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BtoBet enters Nigeria with Sahara YangaBet platform partnership

Malta-based industry platform and software provider BtoBet has announced that it has signed a supplier provisions agreement with Nigerian licensed gambling group Sahara Game Technology (Sahara). The agreement will see BtoBet become the lead betting and gaming platform supplier for new sports betting brand ‘YangaBet’ (Yangabet.com), as Sahara looks to expand its profile and services within the Nigerian betting market. …

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OPTIMA rises to the challenge of the Nigerian market with Nairabet

Nigerian bookmaker Nairabet has just signed a long-term deal with betting systems supplier OPTIMA to power its bookmaking operations. CEO Akin Alabi and OPTIMA CEO Jacob Lopez Curciel took time out to answer some questions about the deal. _____________________ SBC: How are Nairabet and OPTIMA working together? What is the extent of your partnership? Akin Alabi: OPTIMA will be powering …

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Nigeria betting stakeholders want end to ‘double taxation’

Nigerian sports betting industry stakeholders have put pressure on the Federal Government to tackle the lingering issue of double taxation, claiming that current tax-inefficiencies are stagnating sector growth. At a summit hosted by industry body the Association of Nigerian Bookmakers (ANB), syndicated operators were all in agreement that taxes charged by the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC) and individual states were …

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