Freetown, SIERRA LEONE – Sierra Leone’s leading sports betting and lottery company, Mercury International, continues to bring joy to its customers with a historic payout of over Le 14,589,281,000 (14 billion, 589 million, 281 thousand old Leones) to more than 57,945 customers. These winnings were from football betting products spanning from October 19th to October 22nd, 2023.
It was a moment of celebration for sports betting enthusiasts as they gathered at Mercury International’s Walpole Street office to collect their winnings. The Mega List Set 21611 yielded the largest prize, with a total of Le 10,300,077,000 (10 billion, 300 million, 77 thousand Leones). The biggest individual winner from this set took home Le 56,878,000. The Long List Set 17540 also delivered substantial wins, totalling Le 3,085,680,000.
Among the jubilant winners was Abdul from Lumley, who won Le 30,000,000 for the first time, despite playing for years. He expressed gratitude to Mercury International for being a reliable source of support when he needed it. Another excited customer, Joseph Sesay, who has been a consistent winner, walked away with Le 45,000,000 this time. He credited Mercury International with bringing significant positive changes to his life.
“I hardly go a weekend or midweek without winning, and I am not targeting the bigger amount. My sets are always short, and several tickets, and my winnings have helped me with my business and other personal things,” Sesay explained.
In response to the joyful mood of the winners, Martin Edmond Michael, the company’s Managing Director, described the payout as a historic weekend achievement. He expressed Mercury International’s excitement about the winners and their celebrations. Michael emphasized that the company is determined to deliver payouts to all genuine winners and encouraged others to try their luck with Mercury International’s various products, providing an opportunity to become the next millionaires.
“In August 2021, the Company made a total payout of Le 3,046,505,691 for football betting to over 11,675 customers, and in September of the same year, the Company made an enormous payout, totaling Le 8,731,317,853 to the delight of 31,113 customers,” Michael added.