SBWA2019 took place last week, from 23 to 25 July, at the Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos, Nigeria.

Eventus International celebrates another successful event and is preparing to experience new emotions for the next edition.

The official press release sent to our editorial team The Betting Coach:

The proof is always in the pudding and the following feedback from participants at SBWA+ 2019 was spotted on LinkedIn:

“#SBWA was a blast, we are so honoured to receive the Prestige Award on behalf of @BtoBet, our strategic partnership for the African market is getting stronger by the day, and we are so proud to be recognised together in such an important event. Also, a big thank you to Eventus International for the stellar organisation” – Stm Gaming

“The capital of Nigeria, Lagos was a meeting point and gathered the key stakeholders of sports betting from all around the world for Sports Betting West Africa 2019 event.

NSoft’s team used this strategic event of the #African market for networking and presenting our product portfolio since Africa is the rising star on the iGaming market has been especially interesting when it comes to a real omnichannel experience” – NSoft Company

“Eventus International has put together a wonderful #SBWA2019 event to showcase these big players and partners.

This year’s agenda focuses on challenges and opportunities facing operators in West Africa, thereby presenting more business opportunities to partners and players.

The choice of speakers is top notch comprising of operators, regulators and industry” – David Onyendi, Senior Consultant, On Point Ltd

What’s more, is that planning for SBWA+ 2020 is already under way!

Eventus International is excited to reveal that dates are set for SBWA+ 2020 for 22 to 24 July 2020 in Lagos, Nigeria.

SBWA+ 2020 is set to take on a brand new structure presenting Masterclass sessions, allowing delegates a variety of discussion topics to choose from.

In addition, the much anticipated West Africa Gaming Awards Ceremony 2020 on the last day of SBWA+ 2020 will offer the following categories:

1.     Game Changer of the Year

2.     Recognition of Loyal Support

3.     Prestige Award

4.     Operator of the Year in West Africa

5.     Supplier of the Year in West Africa

6.     SBWA Speaker of the Year

Watch this space and make a note of the date as we will be sharing more information with you during the weeks to come.

On account of the abundance of positive interest as well as international and local requests, SBWA+ 2020 will expand into a bigger exhibition floor space, offering 40 to 50 exhibitor and sponsored spaces.

To secure the best location on the floor, book your space now and receive a massive 25% early bird discount. Offer ends 16 Aug 2019.

Contact our Marketing Director, Lou-Mari Burnett, to find out how Eventus International can raise your profile through our highly esteemed events:

Lou-Mari Burnett – Marketing Director Eventus International


Phone: +27829075850


iGaming expert - with over 10 years of experience in the retail market in Italy and knowledge of global online gaming. In the past he has worked with the largest national gambling companies and he managed some land-based shops on their behalf. Entrepreneur, investor and enthusiast of difficult challenges, in 2015 he founded The Betting Coach Group, an international news and social marketing agency geared towards sports, esports and gambling companies. He is currently the C.E.O of The Betting Coach and is a consultant for Mr. Dragone collaborates with providers (game developers) and event organizers with the aim of helping them develop networks and business across continents. Passionate about journalism, he is the creator and promoter of iGaming Cafè, the first talk show in Italy, dedicated to companies and delegates from the gaming world.

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