Adekunle Adeniji, Co-Founder, BetKing Nigeria
Mr. Adeniji Adekunle Michael is the co-founder of Betking.com. Betking operates one of Nigeria’s biggest new sports betting operations; ''BetKing Nigeria'' which was founded by Mr.Adeniji and his business partner in 2017. He exited from the company as an executive director of the company in June due to a conflict of ideas from partners. He is currently working on a new project, which he believes will change the way betting is experienced in Nigeria. Adeniji began his career in the gambling sector by writing and selling lottery ebooks when he was still completing his tertiary education at Kwara state polytechnic Ilorin. After the success of his ebooks on the website he created for lottery players in 2011 (www.lottobigwinners.com) Adeniji created the first Nigerian lottery Facebook page and it's still the biggest till date with more than 223 000 punters (www.facebook.com/lottowinersclub) discussing the ins and outs of playing the lottery every day. Mr. Adeniji Adekunle Michael is also the founder of a social networking website for bettors in Nigeria www.betrelate.com that was fully launched in February 2018. Adeniji has been in the gaming industry for the past 8 years. He was the first employee at bet9ja and helped grow the virtual revenue from inception to what it is today, before leaving last year to establish BetKing.