There is a new game announced by National Lottery Operator Ithuba and this game is Daily Lotto. This means players will have a chance to play lotto everyday starting 10 March 2019, previously Ithuba Lotto was being played on Tuesdays and Friday for Powerballs and Wednesdays and Saturdays for Lotto Plays.
The new daily lotto will consist of upto 36 numbers only, and players need to select and match five numbers in order to win the jackpot.
HOW IT WILL WORK
A players will need to match a minimum of two numbers, which will make them eligible to receive the applicable payout amount allocated to the specific division with the share prizebeing paid out up to division 4.
Numbers can be selected either manually or QuickPick selection method at a cost of R3 per board.
The first draw will take place on Sunday 10 March 2019, at 09:00pm and every evening at the same time thereafter.
The new game is unique in that there will be no jackpot rollover, every cent of the jackpot prize will be won and when there is no jackpot winner, the jackpot amount will roll down into the next prize division and be shared among all players matching 4 numbers.
“There are four prizes for matching 2, 3, 4 or 5 numbers correctly. The estimated jackpots for Daily Lotto start from R100 000 and will vary depending on player participation.
Ticket sales for the Daily Lotto will open on March 10, 2019 and can be bought at participating retail stores and on the National Lottery website as well as mobile app.
Players can view the winning numbers on all the National Lottery’s platforms including social media pages, after 09:00pm every night or check their tickets at participating retailers, as well as on various print and digital media platforms.
Ticket sales close for the daily draws at 08:30pm.