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Top leaders to converge at second annual Sports Betting West Africa Summit

Taking place 18 – 20 July at the Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City in Accra, Ghana, the three-day summit follows the success of the inaugural Sports Betting East and West Africa event in 2016.

Hosted by Eventus-International, the foremost independent global events company specialising in gaming conferences and exhibitions, Sports Betting West Africa is focused on the dynamic and growing sports betting and gambling markets in Africa. The summit’s tagline of “… the perfect entry into the African betting and gambling market!” promises and event not to be missed by operators, regulators and industry suppliers alike.

Comprising a two-day conference, a workshop day and exhibitor space, the summit features an extensive group of industry leaders and experts from Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, South Africa and the United Kingdom, providing unparalleled networking and learning opportunities to the attendees.

Challenging and investigating the core facets, trends and various regulatory matter of the West African betting and gambling markets, the event will inspire engaging conversation between regulators, operators and industry suppliers.

The two-day conference features high profile speakers such as Mr Tunde Ali, Chairman and Mr Emmanuel Siisi Quainoo, Commissioner, Gaming Commission of Ghana; Mr Adolphus Ekpe, Director-General, Nigerian National Lottery Commission; Mr Lanre Gbajabiamila, CEO, Lagos State Lotteries Board; Mr Charles Wambia, Director, Betting Control and Licensing Board, Kenya and CEOs from leading operators addressing the betting and gambling landscapes, regulation, trends, opportunities and realities.

Attending the two masterclass workshops on day three will ensure delegates will be able to deal effectively with the legalities around establishing partnerships; as well as face the tax issues concerned with expansions into new markets.

Registrations are being accepting for the Sports Betting West Africa Summit – book your seat at or email

Eventus-International is an independent global event producing company that specialises in gaming conferences and exhibitions. It is Based in Hong Kong and South Africa, and pride itself on being connected to the best software and technology companies, owners and operators, gaming and platform providers, payment solution providers, regulators, attorneys in the gaming sector.

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