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Coronavirus Forces Lottery To Suspend Sportstake Games
After the coronavirus pandemic decimated soccer schedules around the world, Ithuba has been left with no choice but to suspend both Sportstake 8 and Sportstake 13. Find out more about the suspension and the best way to keep playing other lotteries in South Africa.
Here’s Where the Money From the National Lottery Goes
Ithuba, the company that runs the National Lottery, is granted the license to operate it by the National Lotteries Commission (NLC), which receives some of the lottery's revenue to fund charitable and non-profit organizations across the country. Find out how the money is spent.
Woman from Soweto Claims R114m PowerBall Jackpot
What a difference a day made! Imagine going from barely making rent on a single-room rental to becoming a first-time homeowner and a millionaire, in under 24 hours. That’s what happened to PowerBall’s latest winner – a 35-year-old woman from Soweto.Wednesday 12 Feb 2020 Read More
Here’s Why Daily Lotto Is One of South Africa’s Most Popular Lotteries
Daily Lotto is the only lottery in South Africa that turns players into winners every day of the week. The game was introduced on 10 March 2019, giving players the opportunity to test their luck every day for a chance at winning a guaranteed prize pool.Wednesday 5 Feb 2020 Read More
Raffle Set To Reward Lucky Winners
Ten lucky players will win Mercedes-Benz C200 Cabriolets in the big Raffle draw on Friday 10 January, with thousands of other ticket holders set to land cash prizes. Find out more about the special event known as ‘Raffle 5.’Friday 10 Jan 2020 Read More