The Lagos State Lotteries Board has said that it’ll proceed the shut down of unlicensed gaming operators, stressing that the actions of unlawful operators are inimical to the expansion and improvement of the gaming business in Lagos.
Normal Supervisor the Board, Seun Anibaba, who gave the warning in Ikeja, added that the Company has additionally found that some authorised brokers supply video games from each licensed and unlicensed gaming operators so as to maximise revenue.
He implored perpetuators of unlicensed gaming actions to desist from such unlawful actions, saying that anybody caught working with out a legitimate licence will severely be handled as a result of such criminal activity is a violation and whole disregard for the fundamental legal guidelines regulating the business in Lagos.
In accordance to him, gaming operators/brokers in Lagos State are suggested to adjust to provisions of Lagos State Lotteries Legislation to help the exceptional efforts of the State Authorities in its quest to obtain the standing of a globally aggressive State.
Whereas noting that LSLB stays dedicated to steady surveillance, monitoring, investigation and enforcement as a part of efforts to sanitise the sector, Anibaba maintained that it’s important for stakeholders and the general public to conform to the gaming legal guidelines to obtain the specified goal and imaginative and prescient for the Lagos State Gaming business.
He, subsequently, enjoined stakeholders to cooperate with the Board to obtain the specified growth within the gaming business in Lagos State.