The Chief Executive Officer of Premier Sports Betting Company, Mr. Richard Kean has disclosed that the Premier Sports Betting Company will extend to rural Liberia this year to enable the young people in the hinterland participate in the sporting process.
Speaking to newsmen yesterday, Mr.Kean said Premier Betting is run by Mercury Liberia Inc., a multi-organization which is both Liberian and foreign.
He said his company is operating in 80 countries across the world, 18 of which are in Africa.
The CEO disclosed that the Premier Sports Betting Company has employed over 94 Liberians with 200 self-employed as sale agents across Monrovia.
“Premier Sports Betting Company is operating both sports betting and Liberia National Lottery and we have an exclusive agreement to run the National Lottery on behalf of the Liberian Government,”Mr.Kean averred.
Mr. Kean said the company has paid US$250,000 for Lottery debts and made funds available to pay winning customers, US$250,000.
“We have also registered our employees with NASSCORP and paid US$3,000,000 for agreement fees to PCC and MCC and we gave over LD$500,000 to Mercury Charitable Foundation,” Kean stated.