On April 30th, Playgon Games announced that Intelligent Gaming Ltd. received board approval as well as a letter of certification from South African regulators. With this certification in place, Playgon is now live with IGL in South Africa.
“This is a milestone achievement for the Playgon team as we penetrate a massive market opportunity,” said Darcy Krogh, CEO of Playgon Games. “We are confident that players in the South African market are immediately going to recognize the unique and innovative user experience offered by our technology. The growth of gaming on mobile devices has been exponential, and our technology has been developed to offer the optimal mobile experience. We anticipate significant revenue in this market now that we have officially launched in South Africa, and are extremely excited to work with IGL to onboard operators over the coming months.”
Supabets will be the first IGL operator to offer Playgon’s live dealer technology. Supabets is a wide-reaching business that has found success in South Africa as well as Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe.
The South African Gaming Market generated gross gaming revenues of $2.38 billion in 2020. Furthermore, the country’s gaming sector is expected to grow by a 6% compound annual rate.
(All information was provided by Yahoo! Finance)