Sports betting and lottery operators said on Monday that they were experiencing boost in their businesses as more people now patronise them.
Some of the betting operators disclosed this in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja.
NAN reports that sport betting is the activity of predicting sports’ results and placing a stake on the outcome.
Mr Chinedu Opara, who manages a BET9JA outlet in Karu, FCT, told NAN that the recession in the country has made the lottery business, particularly that of sports to thrive in the last one year.
He explained that people are...