Betway, a leading international sports betting operator has launched launched a first and one-of-a-kind sports experience and educational centre in Dar es Salaam.
Located in the commercial city's Mbezi Beach suburban, the indoor space, dubbed the Betway Arena, has been established to enhance unique sports experiences and interactivity among Tanzania fans. The company's statement issued over the weekend stated that: "The centre is equipped with tablets for customers' registration and live betting.
Also, the space is furnished with multiple TV screens for live game watching and match results tracking and added: "The Betway Arena also caters for and allows fans to play online casino games should they prefer alternatives to sports entertainment. At the Betway Arena, sports fans can interact with the Betway brand in a comfortable and well-designed environment."
Describing the venue, the statement said the place also offers Betway customers a comfortable environment to submit their queries, register a new account, and also place bets by logging into the tablets provided. Speaking during the launch event, Betway Tanzania’s Country Operations Manager, Jimmy Masaoe said that the launch of the experience centre is part of the company’s efforts to add value to the sports sector in the country.
“We (Betway) are so happy to be unveiling this unique and important space for sports fans in Tanzania to interact and enjoy sports betting in a real-time and fascinating environment.
This is part of our promise - to add value in sports betting and sports sectors as a whole because the centre is going to be like a sports hub where you can interact, watch games, and place your bets in a way never experienced before’’, the company's operations manager said.
Interacting with the attendees and the press at the facility, Mr Jimmy said that Betway was working to fulfill its promises to enhance sports development in Tanzania as it promised during its entrance into the country and assured all that the company will be able to live its ‘responsible gambling’ motto by practically showing its customers how it’s done.
“At Betway we are proud to be encouraging responsible betting to all our customers. We will make use of this space as a centre of educating sports fans in Tanzania to make sure they understand and embrace the principles of responsible gambling. We welcome sports fans to feel and enjoy the real test of the game,’’ he added.