NLA introduces *787# shortcode to simplify lottery experience

In partnership with the National Lottery Authority a new lottery operative called “Wotiriye” has introduced an exciting mobile phone-based game called; *787#. The goal of this game is to simplify the experience of playing the lottery.

Anyone over 18 with a mobile phone can play – and they do not even need to have an expensive phone because the game works with any type of mobile phone.

21-yr-old tailoring apprentice bags GHC157,500 *787# 2nd jackpot

Ghana’s premier mobile lottery *787# announces its second Jackpot winner
who has won GHS 157,500.

Amabe Valerius, a tailoring apprentice who hails from Navrongo in the capital
of Kassena-Nankana District in the Upper East Region of north Ghana has
emerged the second jackpot winner for the mobile game *787#.


The National Lottery Authority has presented a cheque of Ten thousand Ghana cedis (Ghs 10,000.00) and a carton of schnapps to the Akropong Traditional Council. This is to support the funeral rites of the late Okuapemhene, Oseadeeyo Addo Dankwa III who passed on in August 2015.


Director-General of the National Lottery Authority (NLA), Brigadier General Martin Ahiaglo (Rtd)) has announced that the Authority has paid GH¢29
million into the consolidated fund. This represents 90 percent of its target with the Authority confident of achieving 100% by the end of the year. He was speaking at the launch of NLA’s Customer Service Week themed, ‘Your Smile Makes a Customers Day.