The National Lottery Authority (NLA) , has cautioned the general public, media and the staking public, not to fall victim to the operations and activities of lotto fraudsters, who are using different platforms and communication strategies to dupe unsuspecting Ghanaians.
The fraudsters and social media miscreants, have defrauded a lot ofÂ unsuspecting people through several Facebook accounts/pages.
They have created WhatsApp platforms and other social media handles and using theÂ NameÂ and Logo of NLA in different formats to dupe.
A statement from the Authority, warned that the NLA "shall not be responsible for any losses incurred by unsuspecting people who are defrauded by these lotto fraudsters and social media miscreants".
The NLA urged "the Public to be more vigilant, avoid greed and discontinue patronizing the services of the lotto fraudsters and social media miscreants".
It, however, announced, the Official short codes, andÂ Digital/Online PlatformsÂ of the NLA) are as follows:
1. *959#, Official Short Code for 5/90 original lotto gameÂ
2. 590 games mobile app.Â
3. www. 590mobile. com.gh
4. Lucky 3 with the official short code, *987#
4. Daywa with the Official short code *446#
5. Super 6 game, available on the Android Point of Sale Terminals.
6. *787# short code known as "Wotiriye"
The statement, asked patrons of NLA's packages to continue playing their favourite 5/90 original lotto via *959#, 590 Games mobile app or visit www. 590mobile. com.gh