South African Lottery operator ITHUBA and Random Number Generator (RNG) vendor Szrek2Solutions have confirmed the validity of the surprising national lottery draw result which took place at the start of December. Since 2016, Szrek2Solutions has provided ITHUBA with its Trusted Draw RNG system for...
Scientific Games has announced it will supply and deploy lottery instant games, e-instant digital games, and WAVE lottery retailer terminals to SISAL S.p.A. (SISAL) in Morocco starting this month. This deal represents an important step in the company’s objective of dramatically growing its...
South Africa’s Special Investigating Unit (SIU) investigators have entered the National Lotteries Commission (NLC) offices in Hatfield, Pretoria, this week after obtaining a search-and-seizure warrant on Monday. President Cyril Ramaphosa signed a proclamation in November authorising the SIU to investigate alleged corruption and maladministration...
South Africa’s Minister of Trade, Industry and Competition, Ebrahim Patel, has appointed Zandile Brown on the National Lotteries Commission (NLC) board as acting chairperson, but the appointment of a permanent chair has been delayed by three more months. The appointment of Brown as acting...
South Africa’s National Lotteries Commission (NLC) will be investigating an unusual national lottery draw which resulted in 20 jackpot winners. The winning numbers in South Africa's national lottery on December 1 have sparked accusations of fraud over their unusual sequence.
The process to appoint a new chairperson for South Africa’s National Lotteries Commission (NLC) has come under scrutiny after Parliament’s Chief Legal Adviser questioned the legality of the process being followed. A new chairperson of the NLC is supposed to be appointed before the...
South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed a proclamation authorising the country’s Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to probe alleged corruption and maladministration involving the National Lotteries Commission (NLC). Signed by the President on October 20, the order came into effect when it was published...
South African non-profit organisation Corruption Watch (CW) has sent a letter to the country’s minister of trade and industry, Ebrahim Patel, and the Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry to ensure that the upcoming National Lotteries Commission (NLC) appointments are open and transparent. According...
The lottery industry is an ever changing landscape, with new regulations being put in place in countries like Germany, to some part of the world fully embracing the potential of the sector. At SBC Digital Summit Africa a panel of experts delved into the...
Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS) has published its latest newsletter covering off the association’s busy schedule of activities during September. Among the topics for special mention was the recent update of the GLMS Statutes. According to President Ludovico Calvi, the updated statutes offer evidence...