Lotto Marketing Companies (LMCs) have accused Keed Ghana Limited and Mobile telecommunication companies, MTN, Vodafone and Aiteltigo of deceiving the public with regards to mobile game *959#.
According to a statement issued by the companies and sighted by BestNewsGH.com, they described a recent press release issued by Keed Ghana limited as misleading and full of misinformation and misrepresentations.
The statement read in part that ‘’The Lotto Marketing Companies would like to put on record that per our checks at the National Communications Authority(NCA) and National Lottery Authority(NLA), *959# Mobile Game operated by Keed Ghana Limited and its partners such as MTN, Vodafone and AirtelTigo is illegal. They have NO License from the National Lottery Authority(NLA) to operate 5/90 Via *959# Mobile lottery Gaming.’’
It continued that ‘’The agreement between NLA and Keed Ghana Limited is strictly Limited to ONLY DIVIDEND GAME known as LUCKY 3. Keed Ghana Limited is deceiving the general public, creating a false impression that they have License from NLA to operate our flagship Product 5/90 via *959# Mobile Game.’’
The statemednt concluded that ‘’In the coming days, the NLA-LMC Joint Working Committee SHALL SUE MTN, Vodafone, AirtelTigo and Keed Ghana Limited for unlawful operation of *959# Mobile lottery Gaming.’’