Betway is a well known sports betting online site and widely used by thousands of sports enthusiasts all over the globe (as estimated that it has 1.5 million users). Recently this international famed sports betting company opened its doors for Nigerian players too where one can bet on various sports in their own currency that is Naira on PC or mobile.
Launched in 2006 Betway is now a brand managed by Betway Limited and is a Maltese registered company licensed and regulated in Great Britain by the Gambling Commission.
Betway is a licensed bookmaker, by the Lagos State Government and National Government of Nigeria which means when you place your bets, you can rest assured that every online transaction you make is protected with the best-in-class safety and security technology.
At Betway’s you can find the most possible, and best possible, betting options for you to bet your way, whether that’s live or in-play, on any of the world’s top sporting action. Also the site has incorporated some of the most thrilling casino games on the planet, placing immense jackpots and untold thrills right at your fingertips, even added high-stakes Poker into the mix, for those who like to test themselves against the best.
Sports betting at Betway Nigeria
Betway provides a wide range of betting odds for sports such as football, cricket, rugby, tennis, basketball, baseball and so much more. Football is one of the most-watched and followed sports in Nigeria. As you watch your favourite team clash with their long-standing rivals, you can show your support by placing a bet. You can also bet on every live Premier League and Champions League football match even using your mobile.
Here are some of the bet types, each with varying odds:
- Correct Score
- Double Chance
- First Team to Score
- Both Teams to Score
- Half Time Result
- Correct Score
There are wide range of sports available to bet on Betway. From soccer to tennis, rugby to cricket, there is nothing that can match the intensity and exhilaration that comes from watching your favourite team or player as they take on their biggest rivals. Sports fanatics, especially soccer enthusiasts, are treated to a range of betting opportunities, both local and international. Live scores and a live ticker gives you real-time updates so you’re always on top of your game, making it even easier to weight the odds and make favourable betting choices.
By offering a range of sports options, and including games from every major league and tournament across the world, Betway provides thousands of different choices for you to channel your sporting passion.
One of the most popular sports is Nigerian market is football betting. Betway is the official principal sponsor of none-other than Premier League team, West Ham United. You place your bets, you can rest assured that every online transaction you make is protected with the best-in-class safety and security technology. You can also indulge in the thrilling option of Live Betting with their Live In-Play feature.
How to do Football bet at Betway?
At Betway Nigeria, you can bet on the football action in a couple of different ways. From betting on just a single football match to picking the three-way result within one match, and more. Different ways to bet on football include:
- Double-chance : With this bet you can cover two of three possible outcomes in a single bet. You can bet that the home team will win or the match will draw; that the away team will win or the match will draw; or that either team will win the match.
- Handicaps: This online betting type allows you to bet on the outcome of a match where one team’s given several goals or points to start. The bets are settled on the outcome once handicaps have been adjusted for. This is a great way to bet when you’re absolutely sure a team will win hands down.
- Correct scores: For this betting, you can predict the actual scoreline after a full 90 minute’s play. For games that may go into extra time, the extra time will not count for your bet.
- The number of goals : Bet on the predicted number of goals in a football match.
- Half Time/Full Time: Predict the results at half-time and then at the end of match play.
- Draw no bet: This is similar to the full-time result, but you can’t bet on a draw. So, you can bet on either team winning, and if a draw occurs, you get your wager back.
Get the chance to place Multi Bets where you can combine more than one football match or different kinds of bets together to accumulate the winning odds.
Remember to pick your events carefully and you could win a life-changing amount of money even if you place a low wager.
How to bet on virtual sports at Betway?
At Virtual Sports betting you can place bets 24/7 thanks to this instant betting feature. The concept is relatively simple you place bets on computer generated/simulated sports games. The matches are modelled off existing tournaments and the games are generated using up to date data and statistics ensuring they are as realistic as possible. The results are generated using a random number generator so the games are not predetermined in any way. The matches run constantly throughout the day allowing you to place bets 24/7 when it suits you.
Placing Virtual Bets works the same as standard sports betting:
- You need to be logged into Betway to place your bets and locate the Virtual Sports Betting tab and open the page
- Select the Sport and Event you want to place a bet on
- Make your predictions and place your bet by hitting ‘Bet Now’
- Your bet will be added to your open bets slip
- Wait for the game to result to see if you are a winner
Virtual Sports games, you can place bets are Virtual Football League, Virtual Horse Classics, Virtual Tennis Open, Virtual Basketball League and Virtual Dog Races.
Other games to play or bet
You can bet on other games like Lucky 5, Lucky 6, Lucky 7, Dice, Dice Duel and Wheel game. At the casino section you have the option to choose between classic 3-reel fruit slots and action-packed 5-reel video slots. Also you can play table games like blackjack and roulette games.
How to get started with Betway Nigeria?
- To place a wager on any sports first you need to visit the Betway online site with your mobile or PC.
- Type the url https://www.betwaynigeria.com
- Open your account by clicking on the sign up button given at the top right corner of the website.
- You need to register your full name, submit correct date of birth and place of residence, provide correct email address and home/mobile phone number, create a password (case sensitive) and log in. Once you have registered yourself as a player you need to make a deposit to get started.
- Now choose the sports you want to place bet on. Whether you are a fan of betting the traditional way with Single or Multi-Bets , or are interested in adding a little variety to their betting with Correct Score , Double Chance or First Team to Score , Betway has all the markets, with all the best odds any sport fan could dream of.
Deposits and Withdrawals
There are many Nigerian friendly deposit options available for players VISA, mCash, GTBank, Direct Bank Transfer.
The minimum deposit is Naira10 to Naira 100
If you win you need to place a withdrawal request and your funds move into your account in a short pending period (24-48 hours) before being processed by their payments team.
Funds are processed and delivered to you by the same method you used to make a deposit. If there is a restriction or limit that means Betway cannot use this same method, and will send your funds using your Preferred Method of Payment (PMOP). You will be contacted via email to confirm the status of your withdrawal.
Once the money has been paid to your account, it may still take a short time to clear, depending on the payment method:
- Webwallet – 2-24 hours
- Credit/debit card – 1-5 business days
- Bank account – 1-5 business days
Bet with Betway App
You can also place your bet and do sports betting with the Betway app. Visit Betway on your mobile device you get instant access to world-class sports betting entertainment with realistic graphics and easy navigation.
The Betway mobile app is easy to use and hassle-free. You need to simply set up your personal account and start betting in a flash. In a few easy steps you can select your favourite sporting event, make a fast, safe deposit and keep track of your open betting slip all on your smartphone. Once you place a bet, a verification SMS is sent directly to your mobile phone for verification. Personal information and all online transactions are secured with the latest encryption software so you have all the guarantee of a safe and worry-free betting game.
Betway integrates seamlessly with Mobile Money in order for customers to easily transfer their funds from their Mobile Money accounts into their Betway betting accounts. This process happens instantly and works for both deposits and withdrawals, meaning you never have to worry about waiting for your winnings.
The mobile app and site also has a live ticker, providing real-time scores and news as events happen. This way, you’re always ahead of the game no matter where you are. There are also weekly jackpots up for grabs and a loyalty programme that pays out more rewards for more betting fun.
Updated fixtures and events gives players a realistic betting experience while on the go. The chances to cash in on mega winnings are superb with the latest soccer matches and scores, horseracing events, ice hockey, volleyball and so much more.
Bonuses to grab at Betway
As a new player after making your first deposit, you will get a 50% First Deposit Bonus up to NGN 20,000 in Free Bets. That means, if you make a first deposit of NGN 1000, Betway will give you another NGN 500 in Free Bets to kick off your sports betting journey.
To unlock this Betway bonus, simply make your first deposit and place bets equivalent to 3x the value of your first deposit amount on odds of 3.0 or higher. This offer is only available to customers who have registered after 21 September 2018.
Then there is refer a friend bonus and Betway will reward you with a NGN 50 Free Bet if you refer friends through your account. All you have to do is click on Refer Now, enter your friend’s mobile number and click on “Refer A Friend”. Then, get your friend to fill out the registration form and make sure that they use the unique promotion code which they will receive by SMS. After that’s been done they can take part in the Welcome Offer and you will receive a NGN 50 Free Bet to use on any fixture or event of your choice.
In case you need any customer help or have any questions regarding the Betway bonus offer, you can contact them via Live Chat or call +234 1227 8860 or Email: Support@betway.com.ng or use WhatsApp: +234 816 822 7279 to get answered and cleared your doubts.