A number of delinquent lotto booth agents are said to be owing the National Lotteries Control Board (NLCB)…However, the exact sum has not been revealed.
Financial consultant for the National Lotteries Control Board, NLCB, Wendy Dwarika told government’s Public Accounts Committee that over 30 lotto agents are currently owing the NLCB.
She said the company was on a collection drive to recover the outstanding sums of money.
Dwarika said “This particular area is of priority to us.”
She added “We have been taking legal action against the long outstanding agents. We have collected on a few. They are with two of our lawyers as well…external counsel,” she noted.
The NLCB said weekly sales target for each gaming agent terminal is $25,000.