National Lottery Authority (NLA) has finally taken over the running of *959# short code purposefully for the operations of Original 5/90 Lotto, the flagship product of the NLA.
The *959# was previously managed by Keed Ghana Limited, one of the collaborators of the NLA responsible for the operations of LUCKY 3.
This was announced in a press releases issued by the Public Relations Unit of NLA in Accra at the weekend.
According to the statement, the NLA through consensus and continuous engagement with Keed Ghana Limited, MTN, Vodafone and AirtelTigo finally took full control of the *959#.
“*959# would be used for the continuous operations of the Original 5/90 Lotto via MTN, Vodafone and AirtelTigo,” it clarified.
To this end, the statement said that the NLA was fully committed to the government’s vision of Digitisation and Digitalisation programme.
“After a very careful assessment, the *959# has proven to be a very Robust Short Code and one of the best in Online Gaming Lottery Platforms.”
In this regard, the NLA urged the staking public to fully patronise the *959# short code for the Original 5/90 Lotto, especially during these difficult moments of the novel coronavirus pandemic.
“The *959# is now controlled by the National Lottery Authority (NLA) and as such it is Legal and safest Platform to play your favourite 5/90 Lotto especially during this period of Coronavirus pandemic,” it affirmed.
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