National Lottery Regulatory Commission
The Director General, National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC), Mr. Lanre Gbajabiamila, is optimistic that the visit of Director General, National Lottery Authority of Ghana, Mr. Samuel Awuku, to NLRC would mark the beginning of better working relationship between Nigeria and Ghana.
With the capacity to generate N5 billion yearly, stakeholders have blamed the issue of the poor regulatory framework as a factor hindering the gaming industry from optimal performance.
A Lagos lawyer, Victor Emerson, has petitioned the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC), urging it to probe unpaid sports bet winnings of over N186 million involving his clients.
3 Feb 2020
The banking industry is deep in promoting several rewards initiatives to boost its deposit and client base, but it is also deepening savings culture
7 Jan 2020
The National Union of Lottery Agents and Employees (NULAE) has urged the National Lottery Regulatory Commission to expose illegal operators across the country
8 Nov 2019
In a move to tackle challenges of dwindling revenue, the Director-General, National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC) Lanre Gbajabiamila has asked all erring lottery operators to defray all debts owed to the Federal Government or face stiff sanctions which may include revocation of licenses, as well as arrests and prosecution.
27 Mar 2019
The Permanent Secretary, Special Duties Office (SDO), Festus Yusufu Narai Daudu, has urged parastatals to explore ideas to generate revenues, assuring them of his unalloyed support and co-operation for effective performance of their functions. Besides, he further charged the National Lottery Trust Fund (NLTF) and its management to explore ways of generating more revenues to…
20 Nov 2018
The Association of Food Beverage and Tobacco Employers (AFBTE), an umbrella body for manufacturers in the Food, Beverage and Tobacco industry in Nigeria, has bemoaned the action of the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC), on the closure of its member companies in the industrial sector. The union said the closure of these companies was an…
15 Nov 2018
The Nigeria Employers' Consultative Association (NECA), has expressed shock and utter dismay at the gruff actions and uncivil behaviour of Director General of the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC), Lanre Gbajabiamila, in shutting down the offices and business premises of Nigeria Breweries Plc across the nation. The association expressed shock that the new helmsman at…
21 Sep 2018
The Federal Government has started moves aimed at putting an end to the activities of illegal lottery operators, which leave losses amounting to more than one trillion Naira annually. To this end, the federal government through the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC) is to police unauthorized online games. National Lottery Regulatory Commission is also considering…
20 Jun 2016
Director General of the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC), Adolphus Joe Ekpe, has charged sports betting operators to strictly adhere to rules of the game in their operations.