Press Release

INTRALOT SYSTEM GOES LIVE IN NIGERIA
15/07/2005

INTRALOT provided the technology for the successful launching of the Lagos State Lottery by the official operator, Orion Technologies Nigeria Ltd.

On July 9th, the Lagos State Governor, His Excellence Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Humphrey Khoza, CEO, Orion Technologies Nigeria Ltd, attended the launching ceremony held in EKO HOTEL.

 

The system started operation on July 13th successfully with Humphrey Khoza, Managing Director/CEO of Orion Technologies Nigeria Ltd, expressing his “…sincere appreciation to everyone of you, for your effort and contribution in making the Launch of the Lagos State Lottery the success it was”.

INTRALOT’s CEO, Mr Constantinos Antonopoulos, noted: “This project marks the entry of INTRALOT in Africa and sets the base for further expansion in the continent”.

 

The whole network covers 600 terminals of mobile technology, with LOTOS central system as a base platform, both provided, implemented and supported by INTRALOT. The high-end technology combined with well-trained workforce guarantees effective and immediate service to customers. The new system supports the integration of new games and alternative distribution networks, including fixed and mobile telephony, Internet and digital TV.

 

INTRALOT, a public company listed on the ASE, is a leading supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, innovative game content and value added services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide. With 31 subsidiaries, 7 business offices and 1,500 people in 29 countries and revenues of € 328,4 million, INTRALOT’s footprint straddles five continents. The company currently ranks 3rd on revenues and 2nd on profits among lottery suppliers worldwide.