PlentyMillions Lottery Game Rules


Ruels and Regulations The following Rules and Regulations are applicable to the PlentyMillions National Lottery Games promoted by EG&H IntergratedConcepts LTD.

Table of Contents

1 INTRODUCTION   
2 DEFINITIONS   
3 CONDUCT AND DRAWING OF PLENTYMILLIONS LOTTERY   
4 OBJECTIVE    
5 ELIGIBILITY FOR INCLUSION IN PLENTYMILLIONS LOTTERY GAME 
6 RULES APPLYING TO ENTRIES AND CONFIRMATION RECEIPT
7 METHOD OF PLAYING PLENTYMILLIONS 
8 PRIZES
9 ANNOUNCEMENT OF PRIZES
10 PROCEDURES FOR CLAIMING AND PAYMENT OF PRIZES
11 PLAY PURCHASE AND PRIZE RESTRICTIONS
12 GENERAL
13 WARRANTIES AND INDEMNITIES 
14 LIABILITY
15 LAW


1 INTRODUCTION

1.1 These Rules apply to the conduct of EG&H Integrated Concepts LTD PlentyMillions National Lottery Game as licensed pursuant to the National Lottery Act of 2005

1.2 The Rules in force at the time of purchase of PlentyMillions national lottery ticket are contractually binding on EG&H Integrated Concepts LTD and the Player

1.3 These Rules are in force for the PlentyMillions Game draws conducted on or after August 30, 2013 until subsequent amendments are made by EG&H Integrated Concepts LTD

2 DEFINITIONS

1.4 The following words and terms, when used within these Rules, shall have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise.


Account means a Player or Distributor’s account maintained on the Central Computer System
Act means the National Lottery Act of 2005 as amended from time;
Central Computer System means the computer systems operated by, or on behalf of, the Company from time to time which facilitate the playing of, and contain a record of all selections made in relation to PlentyMillions National Lottery game;
Claimant means a Player who submits a claim for a prize payment within the applicable claim period.
Claim Period means the period ending 180 days after a Draw Date in which a Prize can be claimed
Commission means the National Lottery Regulatory Commission, being the body established to regulate the National Lottery or such other body as may carry out such functions from time to time.
Company means EG&H Integrated Concepts LTD, a company registered in Nigeria, whose registered office is at Suite C206 Garki Mall, Garki Area2, Abuja. FCT.
Debit Card means making payment for PlentyMillions lottery game with debit card
Dormant Account means an Account which a Player or a Prospective Player has not logged into or otherwise accessed or used for a continuous period of one hundred and eighty (180) days and which does not have an active balance associated with it.
Draw means the drawing or determination of the Winning Numbers in PlentyMillions Lottery using a Drawing Device or otherwise in the manner described in these Rules;
Draw-Based Game means a National Lottery game which can be played by Players via the Company web site or mobile application, the result of such game being determined by a draw and in which a Selection is recorded on the Company’s Central Computer System subject to these Terms and Conditions.
Drawing Device means equipment used to conduct Draws of PlentyMillions Lottery;
Distributor Means a person or company authorized by EG&H Integrated Concepts LTD to distribute or sell pre-paid voucher cards.
Entry means the numbers in PlentyMillions Lottery which have been selected by a method as directed by EG&H Integrated Concepts LTD via the Web Site, mobile application, mobile money, SMS or USSD application which have been recorded in EG&H Integrated Concepts LTD Computer lottery system;
Full Registration means the process of successfully registering as a Player by opening an Account and providing all required information in order to be able to play the Company National Lottery games;
Game means a Draw-Based National Lottery Game Played via the Company web site and mobile applications
Transaction History means the information held by the Company relating to the Games played by a Player, including the outcome of each Play.
Game Procedure means any procedures or conditions (including, without limit, the relevant name for a Game, how a prize is won, Prize Structure and Play Style) issued by the Company in addition to these Terms and Conditions which apply only to a particular Draw-Based Game which are identified by the Company as Game Procedures.
Game Rules means any rules or conditions issued by the Company in addition to these Terms and Conditions which apply to Draw-Based National Lottery Games (as appropriate) and which are identified by the Company as Games Rules.
Games-Related Information means a Player’s Transaction History, Transaction History and any information the Company requires a Player or Prospective Player to submit to it before providing that Player or Prospective Player with access to the Games which may include, without limitation, the Player’s or Prospective Player’s name, user name, Password, telephone (including mobile phone) number, credit card details, debit card details, Mobile Money details, Security Information, address details, Identification Information, email address, date of birth and gender.
Identification Information means information used to establish the identity of a Player or Prospective Player, including information required by the Company to verify the authenticity of that information. Such information could include any element of the Games-Related Information and, in the case of a Claimant, that Player’s or passport, driver’s license, National Identity Card, Government Issued Employment Card and utility bills.
Internet means the world wide connection of computer networks providing for the transmittal of electronic mail, on-line information, information retrieval and file transfer protocol;
License Means the National Lottery license held by the Company;
Malfunction means a failure of a Drawing Device or any part of it (or any occurrence which causes a failure of the Drawing Device or any part of it) to operate in the manner in which it is designed to operate;
Minor means a person who has not reached the age of 18 years and eligible to play the National Lottery games;
Mobile means a mobile phone that is capable of running mobile applications and exchanging data either through mobile phone network or wireless network connectivity, which has been registered to play PlentyMilllions lottery games via the Company web site or mobile application.
National Lottery has the meaning set out in the Act
National Lottery Game means a public lottery Conducted pursuant to the Act, the Operator Licence, the Product Licence, Rules and Regulations but does not include Games of Promotional Lotto;
National Lottery has the meaning set out in the Act
Trust Fund  
Password means the alpha-numeric identifier used by a Player or Prospective Player to identify himself when accessing the Company National Lottery game(s) through the Company web site or mobile application.
Play means an entry into PlentyMillions National Lottery game (other than a Try Game) in accordance with the Play Style.
Player A member of the Playing Public who purchases or otherwise acquires an Entry or a Ticketless Entry through the Company Web Site or mobile application.
Playing Public Members of the public who are eligible to purchase National Lottery Entries as set out in these Rules.
Privacy Policy means the policy established by the Company in respect of the use and storage of a Player’s or Prospective Player’s personal information (including, but not limited to, Games-Related Information), as such policy may be amended from time to time.
Prize means any prize won in a National Lottery Game as determined in accordance with these Rules;
Prize Fund/td> for each PlentyMillions lottery means an amount of not less than the percentage of all Subscriptions received in respect of a particular Draw of PlentyMillions lottery Game
Prize Pool is an amount equivalent to 50% of all Subscriptions received in PlentyMillions lottery Game which is the amount to be returned to players being the sum of all Prizes payable from the Prize Fund;
Prize Structure means the value and odds of winning Prizes for an individual Game and the prize tiers within a Game and the chances of winning a Prize in each tier in an individual Game as determined by the Company and as specified in the relevant Game Procedures.
Quick Pick A set of numbers which, instead of being selected by a Player, are selected on a random basis by the Company's Central Computer System on behalf of that Player
Security Information means the information (for example, mother's maiden name and place of birth) which Players are required to provide to the Company for security purposes as part of registration.
Selection means the set of numbers chosen by a Player (whether chosen himself or Quick Pick) for the purpose of a Play or Plays.
Text Message Confirmation means a Text Message sent to a Player by the Company confirming that Player's entry into the relevant Draw-Based Game.
Ticket "Ticket" means the confirmation receipt, whether it be in documentary, electronic or other form, which is the official confirmation that a Player has paid the correct fee for a valid Entry in a Game of PlentyMillions Lotto, and which:

1. contain entry details; and
2. may include a Transaction Serial Number and other such tests to determine the identity, validity and status of the Ticket and whether it has won a Prize; and
3. may include other particulars as determined by the Company
Ticket Serial Number “Ticket Serial Number” means the numbers and/or letters Imprinted on a Ticket which constitute official verification of the valid issue of a Ticket;
Transaction History means the financial information relating to a Player's use of his Account.
Unutilized Funds means any funds credited to a Player's Account (including Prizes) that are not used by the relevant Player.
Valid Winning Ticket A winning Ticket, which meets all the Ticket Validation Requirements.
Web Site means the Internet site located at www.eghlottery.com (or such other address as may be advised from time to time) where a player may purchase entries in an Authorized Lottery via the Internet;
Winning Numbers means the first six numbers drawn for each game of PlentyMillions Lottery
   




3 CONDUCT AND DRAWING OF PLENTYMILLIONS LOTTERY
1.5 These Rules are to be read subject to the Act, its Regulations and the Operator License, and shall apply to PlentyMillions lottery.

1.6 By purchasing a lottery ticket, from the Company, all players agree to be bound by these Rules. All players shall accept as final, decisions made by the Company pursuant to these rules and decisions made by the Company as to meaning and effect of these rules.

1.7 PlentyMillions National Lottery draws will be held on Wednesdays and Saturdays unless determined otherwise by the Company.

1.8 PlentyMillions National Lottery draws shall take place after the acceptance of entries and the entries have closed for each draw.

1.9 PlentyMillions draws will be conducted by the Company and supervised by a person or persons nominated by the Commission in accordance with drawing procedures agreed between the Company and the Commission.

1.10 Certification of the validity of the Drawing shall be final and binding on all Players

1.11 Where a malfunction of the Drawing Device occurs:
1.11.1 Only the Number(s) drawn before the Malfunction occurs shall be winning Number(s)

1.11.2 In the event that any Winning Number(s) are yet to be selected
I. The drawing shall commence or re-commence, as the case may be, as soon as practicable after the Malfunction has been rectified; or
II. Where the Malfunction cannot be rectified, the drawing may commence or re-commence, as the case may be, using a substitute Drawing Device, as soon as practicable after the commencement of the Malfunction and shall continue until the Winning Number(s) are drawn

1.12 The Company may at any time amend these Rules in accordance with the License or Acts. If such amendment results in the invalidity of any Lottery Ticket already issued, the holder of such Lottery Ticket may apply for a refund of amount paid for that Lottery Ticket but the Company shall not be liable for any other loss or damage suffered by the player.

1.13 If there is an inconsistency between the instructions on the Company Website, Mobile Application, Lottery Ticket or promotional and point of sale materials and these Rules, these Rules prevail to the extent of the inconsistency.

1.14 If it is held by a court of competent jurisdiction that:  any part of the Rules are void or illegal or unenforceable; or  the Rules would be void, voidable illegal or unenforceable in whole or part unless a part were severed from these Rules Then that part shall be severable from and shall not effect the continued operation of the remainder of the Rules.

4 OBJECTIVE

1.15 The objective of the Company PlentyMillions National Lottery Game is for a Player to correctly select six (6) Winning Numbers, from numbers 1 – 40 inclusive, in an Entry Panel, for any given PlentyMillions Draw.

5 ELIGIBILITY FOR INCLUSION IN PLENTYMILLIONS LOTTERY GAME

1.16 In order for an Entry to be eligible for inclusion in PlentyMillions lottery game, before the close of acceptance of Entries into PlentyMillions lotto;

I. The entry must have been recorded by the Central Computer System of the Company;
II. A valid confirmation receipt must have been issued by the Central Computer System of the Company;
III. A valid Transaction Serial Number must have been issued by the Central Computer System of the Company;
IV. The Entry recorded in the confirmation receipt under Rule 5.1 must match the details held by the Company’s Central Computer System;
V. The Player must have paid the correct fee for PlentyMillions lottery
1.17 Any Confirmation Receipt issued must comply with Rule 6 hereof

6 RULES APPLYING TO ENTRIES AND CONFIRMATION RECEIPT

1.18 An electronic form consisting of panels must be completed by a Player and submitted with required fees to the Central Computer System

1.19 A completed entry form submitted in accordance with these Rules shall be processed by the Central Computer System as evidenced by the issue of a Ticket to the Player on full payment of the PlentyMillions lottery game fees.

1.20 In the event that the details recorded on a Player’s Ticket are not consistent with the details held by the Company’s Central Computer System, then the latter shall apply to the exclusion of the former and shall determine what Prize, if any, the Player shall be entitled to and the Player shall be bound by any such determination.

1.21 The liability of the Company for any loss of whatever nature suffered or incurred by a Player as a result of any such conflict or discrepancy whether or not the same was caused by an act or omission of the Company, its employees, retailers, Agents, co-promoters or other third parties and, whether in negligence or otherwise, is limited to the amount of monies paid for the relevant Player's Entry for which loss has been suffered, as the case may be.

1.22 The Company shall not be liable for any errors or omissions in respect of a Player’s selections as recorded on the Central Computer System’s Records. It is the responsibility of the Player to check that the Numbers and other details shown on a Ticket are correct.

1.23 Neither the Company nor an Agent of the Company shall be liable to a Player in the event of the destruction, loss, theft or mutilation of a Ticket issued to a Player. It shall be the sole responsibility of the Player to ensure the safe custody of a Ticket issued to the Player

1.24 A Ticket shall at all times remain the property of the Company and a Player shall deliver up any Ticket to the Company upon demand.

7 METHOD OF PLAYING PLENTYMILLIONS

1.25 The methods by which a Player may enter each PlentyMillions game may include (but not limited to) at least one of the following;
I. Selecting the requisite digits or numbers through the entry panel on the Company Website
II. Selecting the requisite digits or numbers through the entry panel using the Company mobile applications available on iPhones, Android phones, Blackberry phones and Nokia phones and making required payment.

1.26 Neither any member of the Playing Public nor an Agent shall enter into any special agreement for the sale of PlentyMillions lottery Ticket(s) outside the method of play determined by the Company and specified in Rule 7.1.

1.27 The fee for a single entry of PlentyMillions lottery Game is N100.00 (one hundred Naira only).

1.28 Payment can be made in such methods, as the Company shall permit. Such Payment method may include Zenith Bank mobile money, Stanbic Bank mobile money, Naira Debit cards issued by Visa, MasterCard, InterSwitch and eTranzact

8 PRIZES

1.29 The Prize Pool for each game (draw) of PlentyMillions will not be less than 50% of the total amount of fees paid for each draw.

1.30 Prizes for each game (draw) of PlentyMillions lottery will be paid from the Prize Pool.

1.31 Any such Prize shall, where only one (1) Entry is eligible for that Prize, be payable in respect of that Entry, or shall, where two (2) or more Entries are eligible for that Prize, be shared equally between those Entries.

1.32 Unless otherwise approved by the Company, the Prize Pool will be distributed in the following indicative percentages;

First Prize (Jackpot)


I. A Prize of an amount equal to 15% of the Prize Pool shall be payable in respect of a Game (draw) of PlentyMillions which, shall be shared equally between any two (2) or more entries each of which, contains six (6) Winning Numbers

II. If no Prize is payable in respect of any entries for the First Prize in a game (draw) of PlentyMillions, the amount will be rolled-over to the First Prize of the next game (draw) of PlentyMillions to form part of any monies payable to any Entry which, or shall be shared equally between any two (2) or more Entries each of which, contains, all six (6) Winning Numbers.

Second Prize

III. A Prize of an amount equal to 25% of the Prize Pool will be payable in respect of any Entry which, or shared equally between any two (2) or more Entries of which, contains five (5) of the Winning Numbers. IV. Where there is no winner, the amount will utilized in accordance with section 31 of the Act.

Third Prize

V. A Prize of an amount equal to 25% of the Prize Pool will be payable in respect of any Entry which, or shared equally between any two (2) or more Entries of which, contains four (4) of the Winning Numbers. Where there is no winner, the amount will be utilized in accordance with section 31 of the Act.

Fourth Prize

VI. A Prize of an amount equal to 35% of the Prize Pool will be payable in respect of any Entry which, or shared equally between two (2) or more Entries of which, contains three (3) of the Winning Numbers. VIII. Where there is no winner, the amount will be utilized in accordance with section 31 of the Act.

9 ANNOUNCEMENT OF PRIZES

1.33 Following each Drawing of PlentyMillions, the Company shall make available to the Media (and elsewhere at the Company’s discretion), as soon as possible after, and in respect of the Drawing;

I. The Winning Numbers;
II. The amount of the Prize Pool
III. The value of the Prizes and the number of Prize winners in respect of the first Prize (Jackpot), second Prize, third Prize and fourth Prize

10 PROCEDURES FOR CLAIMING AND PAYMENT OF PRIZES

1.34 All registered Players with winnings less than N500,000.00 (five hundred thousand Naira only) will have their winnings credited to their virtual account with the Company.

1.35 A registered Player winning a Prize exceeding N100,000.00 (one hundred thousand Naira only) will be notified personally or by email within five (5) calendar days after the Drawing Date

1.36 A registered Player winning a Prize less than N500,000.00 (five hundred thousand Naira) can request the winnings credited to their virtual account be transferred to their bank account by electronic transfer through the Company Website and mobile applications using the withdraw winnings feature.

1.37 A registered Player with winnings exceeding N500,000.00 will be paid with a Company check within six (6) business days of submitting a claim request on the Company Website or mobile application.

1.38 Winnings withdrawal request through bank transfer can only be paid into a bank account with the same name and associated phone number as stored in the Company Central Computer System.

1.39 At any time before the payment of Prizes the Company may correct an error made in determining the number of Entries entitled thereto or the amount thereof.

1.40 The payment of a Prize or share of a Prize to any Player who is known to have died before receiving any or all of a particular Prize shall be made in accordance with the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

1.41 The Company may at any time announce the termination date for PlentyMillions. If this occurs, no Plays in the relevant game will be sold after the termination date.

1.42 In accordance with section 31 (4) of the Act, Prizes must be claimed no later than 23.00 hours on the one hundred and eightieth (180th) day after the relevant Draw.

1.43 Any Prize not claimed within the period set out in Rule 10.9 above will be forfeited and the relevant Prize will be utilized in accordance with Section 31 of the Act.

11 PLAY PURCHASE AND PRIZE RESTRICTIONS

1.44 There shall be no general rights for any Person to purchase a Play. In particular, no Play may be purchased by or a Prize paid to:

I. any Minor whether acting on his own behalf or on behalf of another;
II. directors and employees of the Company or Commission
III. any person who has an Account the status of which prohibits them from playing PlentyMillions Games or receiving a Prize (including, without limitation, a person whose Account has been suspended or terminated);
IV. such other persons or category of persons as the Company and the Commission may agree from time to time.

1.45 If, notwithstanding Rule 11.1 above, a Prize is paid to a person not permitted by that Rule to be paid a Prize, such Prize shall be repayable by that person to the Company upon demand.

1.46 The Company may, in its sole discretion, limit the Plays playable by, or refuse to sell Plays to, any person or persons without giving reasons, but which may include circumstances in which, in its view, that person or persons is or are playing in a manner which it deems to be interfering with other Players' or potential Players' reasonable access to relevant National Lottery Games.

12 GENERAL

1.47 For the avoidance of doubt, the Company is the owner or licensee of the copyright, trade marks and other intellectual property rights in, to and in respect of the Website and Mobile Applications (including, without limitation, the content of any of the foregoing), PlentyMillions National Lottery Game, and any Text Message that the Company sends to a Player and Players acquire no rights therein. Players acknowledge and agree that they are only permitted to use the Website, the Mobile Application and play PlentyMillions as expressly set out in these Rules, the Terms and Conditions, the applicable Game Procedures or on the Game Details Screen.

1.48 Players agree that the Website and PlentyMillions National Lottery Game are for their own personal, noncommercial use only on a single device capable of accessing the Website (including a Mobile or any device which can access the Internet).

1.49 Players may not;

I. copy, disclose, transmit or otherwise make available or remove or alter any material available on the Website and Mobile Applications;
II. reverse engineer or decompile (whether in whole or in part) any software used in connection with the Website, Mobile Application and/or the provision of PlentyMillions National Lottery Game (except to the extent expressly permitted by applicable law); or
III. remove, obscure or change any copyright, trade mark or other intellectual property right notices contained in any material obtained from the Website, Mobile Application or as a result of playing PlentyMillions National Lottery Game

13 WARRANTIES AND INDEMNITIES

1.50 Each Player warrants that they will only use their Account, play PlentyMillions National Lottery Game and use the Website, Mobile Application in accordance with these Rules and in an appropriate and lawful manner and, by way of example, that they shall not in connection with using their Account, playing PlentyMillions or using the Website and/or the Mobile Applications (and shall not authorize or permit any other party to):

I. receive, access or transmit any content which is obscene, pornographic, threatening, menacing, offensive, defamatory, in breach of confidence, in breach of any intellectual property right (including, without limit, copyright) or otherwise objectionable or unlawful; or
II. knowingly or recklessly transmit any content (including, without limit, viruses) through the Website and/or Mobile Application which shall cause, or be likely to cause, detriment or harm, in any degree, to computer systems owned by the Company or others; or
III. hack into, make excessive traffic demands on or cause any impairment of the functions of any computer system, deliver or forward chain letters, "junk mail" of any kind, surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or otherwise engage in any behavior intended to inhibit others from playing PlentyMillions National Lottery Game Played or using the Website or Mobile Application, which is otherwise likely to damage the reputation or business of the Company or of any third party.

1.51 Each Player agrees to indemnify the Company against any costs, losses, damages and expenses which the Company may suffer or incur arising out of or in relation to any claim, legal proceeding or demand made by any third party due to or arising out of a Player's wrongful or negligent use of his Account, playing of PlentyMillions National Lottery Game Played using the Website and/or Mobile Application, or breach by that Player of these Rules.

14 LIABILITY

1.52 Players acknowledge and agree that in accepting these Rules they do not rely on, and shall have no remedy in respect of, any statement, representation, warranty or understanding (whether negligently or innocently made) of any person (whether or not such person is a party to these Rules).

1.53 Where instructed by the Commission, the Company shall, or in its discretion acting reasonably, the Company may declare that a Play or a Claimed Play is defective. In such circumstances, all relevant Plays and all relevant Prizes won shall be void and the Company shall either;

I. give the affected Player an opportunity to play another Play of equivalent price; or
II. refund to the affected Player the sums paid by that Player in purchasing the defective Play or Claimed Play The Company may decide which of (I) or (II) above shall apply. Players do not have the right to cancel a Play and no refunds will be given in any circumstances.

1.54 If the Company shall determine to its entire satisfaction after due and careful enquiry by it that the cancellation of a Play was wholly and directly the result of fraud, negligence or error by the Company then, if such Play would, but for that cancellation, have been a Valid Winning Play, the Company shall not reimburse the cost of the Play and the Company's only liability shall be to pay an amount equal to that Prize to the person who would have been entitled to that Prize under these Rules but for such cancellation

1.55 Without prejudice to Rules 14.2 above, the Company shall not in any circumstances be liable for any loss of whatever nature, including, without limitation, loss of profits, indirect, special or consequential loss, suffered or incurred by any Player, any holder or owner of a Play, any Claimant or any other person arising from the withdrawal of any PlentyMillions National Lottery Game or from the participation or non-participation of any person in any PlentyMillions National Lottery Game, including the loss, for whatever reason, of the chance to participate in PlentyMillions Game. In particular, but without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, the Company shall not be liable to any person:

I. for any event beyond the Company's reasonable control including, but without limitation, any act of God, war, strike, lockout, industrial action, fire, flood, drought, tempest, power cut and/or failure or obstruction of any network, broadcasting or telecommunications service;
II. for the failure of, or damage or destruction to, or any errors caused by the computer systems or records of the Company or any third party (including, without limitation, the Website, the Mobile Applications and/or the Central Computer System), or any part of any of the foregoing;
III. for delays, losses, errors or omissions in or made by the credit card processing system or other payment processing system or by the banking system;
IV. for any other action or event which prevents or hinders the issue of a valid Play (including without limitation the failure of the Website and Mobile Application to display correctly on any device used to view the Website or access the Mobile Application);
V. for any losses caused to Players including misuse or unauthorised use of passwords or Mobiles, money lost by playing PlentyMillions National Lottery Game and failure or malfunction of the equipment or technology of the relevant Player or his internet service provider or mobile phone network operator.

15 LAW

1.56 These Rules and the rights and obligations of the Company and Players set out herein shall be governed by and construed in all respects in accordance with the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the parties hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of Nigerian courts.
A Player must be 18 years and above to be eligible to play PlentyMillions National Lottery games.

The Nigerian National Lottery games offered on this website are promoted by EG&H Integrated Concepts LTD under a national lottery license granted by the National Lottery Regulatory Commission as regulated by the National Lottery Act of 2005 and as duly amended