NLRC in the News
Ekpe Harps on Automation
New DG of the National Lottery Regulatory Commission harps on commissi...
NLRC gets new DG
NLRC is now headed by the newly appointed DG Mr. Adolphus Joe Ekpe.
About NLRC

The National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC) was established through the National Lottery Act of 2005. The Commission was primarily born out of the need to regulate the operations of lottery business, promote transparency and accountability in lottery; and protect the interests of players, stockholders and the general public.

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National Lottery Regulatory Commission is committed to actively contributing to the sustainable development through building an accountable, transparent lottery industry in Nigeria that births social responsibility and economic progress.

To us, this means meeting the needs of several today while respecting the ability of the future generation to meet their needs.


To see the lottery industry practices in Nigeria become a world leader and one of the best contributors to national development.


To achieve fairness, transparency, integrity, credibility, equity and accountability in playing lottery.