Friday, January 8, 2016 : NAIRABET AND OPTIMA SIGN DEAL FOR SPORTSBETTING AND E-GAMING PLATFORM.
New multichannel gaming suite platform includes including Margin Maker 2 system and new web, mobile and retail front-end products.
The Nigerian online and retail sports betting operator NairaBet.com, a company regulated by the Lagos State Lotteries Board under the company title Get Altitude Nigeria Limited, has awarded a contract to software developer Optima for the setup of a new multi-channel gaming suite platform that includes the Margin Maker 2 system and new web, mobile and retail front-end products.
NairaBet chief executive officer, Akin Alabi, said Thursday:
"We are very pleased to be partnering with Optima; their software platform comes with an excellent reputation in terms of performance and scalability, together with a rich set of professional bookmaking tools and features, and with loads of integrated services that will allow us to offer an excellent product to our customers.
"Optima's team knowledge and passion around the sportsbetting and E-gaming business, has made them the perfect partner to achieve our strategic objectives. This is a strategic movement for us and Optima has demonstrated the commitment, experience and knowledge of the industry necessary for Nairabet to confidently move forward with the project.”
Jacob Curciel, CEO and founder of Optima, said his company is excited to have the opportunity to work with Nairabet on the setup of a dedicated full Optima sportsbetting and e-gaming, web, mobile and retail system.
He said that the African betting company's teams have the right experience in the sportsbetting and gaming business to be a market leader in the industry.
"At Optima, through the delivery of a turn-key platform, we will work hard to ensure that Nairabet has the technology and products to achieve their objective of leading the Nigerian market by delivering the best customer experience across all channels," he promised.