Charities must apply for Lotto funding - commission

2015-07-14 09:08

The National Lotteries Commission has called on non-profit organisations, non-governmental organisations, public benefit trusts, schools and communities to apply for funding.

South Africans will still be able to buy lottery tickets – Ithuba

2015-07-08 14:47

South Africans will still be able to buy their lottery tickets, despite the High Court in Pretoria declaring as invalid the decision to award the lottery licence to Ithuba, a spokesperson says.

More lottery woes

2015-06-05 21:06

More downed lottery terminals have got players fuming on social media sites, according to reports.

R21m Lotto jackpot unclaimed

2015-03-17 20:31

A jackpot lottery prize worth R21m will lapse if it is not claimed in the next two days, national lottery operator Gidani says.

Ithuba prepares to operate lottery

2014-12-10 15:25

Ithuba is preparing to run a world-class lottery network, says chairperson Seth Phalatse after the court dismissed Gidani's challenge.

Record R57m Lotto jackpot up for grabs

2013-04-24 08:42

Tonight's Lotto jackpot will be R57m - the highest jackpot in South African lottery history, according to National Lottery operator Gidani.


Putting Lotto on hold would be 'irrational' - deputy minister

2015-07-09 14:01

It is unlikely that the Lotto will be halted while bidders Ithuba and Gidani are “fighting in court”, Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry Mzwandile Masina says.

Lottery operator declared illegal

2015-07-08 11:56

The High Court in Pretoria has declared the decision to award the lottery licence to Ithuba invalid.

New Lotto operator soothes fears

2015-06-03 14:12

Ithuba has called on the public and retailers to be patient after the handover and transition process to a new lottery operator caused some delays at retailers.

R75m in Lotto winnings unclaimed

2015-02-17 20:11

A total of R75m in lottery winnings has not been claimed, national lottery operator Gidani says.

R33m Lotto jackpot unclaimed

2014-03-26 14:17

The winner of a Powerball jackpot of R33m has not yet claimed the winnings, National Lottery operator Gidani says.

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