By Jacob Ajom
SPORTS lovers in Nigeria have a lot to look up to from January, particularly those engaged in lottery as a new lottery company, NaijaBillionaire has unveiled what gaming experts claim ‘is the biggest jackpot’ in Nigeria’s gaming history.
The media conference and official unveiling of the company and its star product, Billionairejackpot took place at the Westwood Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos last weekend.
Journalists were told the Billionairejackpot’ presents a new dimension in the country’s gaming industry.
According to Lai Labode, a director of the company, the Billionairejackpot which is their flagship game is an electronic raffle(eRaffle) game, that will be played by electronically entering purchased raffle ticket into a draw.
“The eRaffle game,” he said, “is designed to pay out an unprecedented one billion Naira (N1b) per game circle. Apart from the jackpot, every participant has a chance of winning something.”
Chairman of the company, Adedotun Sulaiman said, “It is an electronic wealth redistribution game designed for Nigerians. A game that will create millionaires every month across the country.”
He said that the company’s entry into the Nigerian gaming industry was aimed at introducing a truly national lottery, create wealth distribution game and establish Nigeria on the gaming global map.
“Our foundation is built on trust and transparency,”Sulaiman insisted.