Sports bETTING Events

Gaming  Commission of Ghana, Ghana

Sports Betting West AFRICA 2017

Lagos State Lotteries Board, Nigeria

Association of Nigerian Bookmakers, Nigeria

Sierra Leone State Lottery Company, Sierra Leone

National Lottery Regulatory Commission, Nigeria

Secure your place now to hear from these experts:

  • Seun Anibaba – Chief Executive Officer, Lagos State Lotteries Board, Nigeria
  • ​Lanre Gbajabiamila – Director General, National Lottery Regulatory Commission, Nigeria
  • Peter Mireku – Commissioner, Gaming Commission of Ghana, Ghana
  • Charles Kamara – Managing Director, Sierra Leone State Lottery Company
  • Martin Kollie – Director General, National Lottery Authority, Liberia
  • Akin Alabi – President, Association of Nigerian Bookmakers, Nigeria
  • Christina Thakor-Rankin – Principal Consultant, 1710 Gaming LTD, UK
  • Martin Wachter - CEO, GoldenRace
  • Alessandro Fried – Chairman, BtoBet
  • Clive Tilley – CEO and President, Orientertainment Group, UK
  • Okey Obi – Chief Legal Officer, Nigerian Football Federation, Nigeria  
  • Johnson Foye – Executive Director (Operations), Topserve Gaming & Lottery Limited
  • Sudeep Ramnani – Chief Executive Officer, Marawin Ltd (SportyBet), Nigeria
  • Olafadeke Akeju – Managing Partner, WYS Solicitors, Nigeria​
  • ​Geoffrey Weli Wosu – ​Co-Founder and Director of Legal and Marketing, VoguePay
  • Emmanuel Ekpenyong – Managing Partner, Fred-young & Evans LP, Nigeria
  • Babatunde Ibidapo-Obe – Partner, Akin Ibidapo-Obe & Co (AIO), Nigeria​
  • ​​Etimbuk​ Bassey  –  Chief Operating Officer, SimplePay, Nigeria
  • Salvation Alibor – CEO, Syscomptech
  • Oni Tope Michael – Principal Consultant, E–ways International, Nigeria
  • ​​Tayo Atoloye – Director of Sales in Africa, BetGames.TV, Nigeria
  • ​Aleksas Pikturna – Sales Operations Manager, BetGames.TV, Lithuania
  • Will Westcott – ​Business Development Manager, Betgenius
  • ​Austin Udu  Business Development West African Market, Media Stream AG
  • Adedayo Akinbiyi – Economist, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Nigeria



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About the event:

The African market represents a fantastic opportunity for growth in the Sports Betting Industry, particularly with increased legislation and mobile betting advancements in Nigeria, Ghana, and other Western African Countries.

The Sports Betting West Africa Summit 2017 (SBWA2017) will be assessing the challenges and opportunities impacting the industry and providing solutions to boost growth in the region.


We welcome you to join us at the Federal Palace Hotel in Lagos, Nigeria from the 17-19 July 2017 for the most prestigious sports betting event in West Africa.


The event will tackle your most pressing issues facing the sports betting industry including:


  • How to streamline business operations in Africa
  • How to reduce the effects of exchange rate fluctuation
  • Understanding the regulatory framework for sports betting in West Africa
  • Keeping abreast with the latest developments in the industry
  • FIFA’s Match–fixing prevention initiatives
  • Effective marketing strategies for operators
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