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So Sad!Ghanaian Church Elder Lost 80,000Ghs To Sports Betting In One Day

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Jonathan,a church elder, is now campaigning and advocating against the addiction of sports betting after he lost huge sums of money on sports betting.

The church elder has now gone from owning three houses and numerous cars to being left with nothing after he engaged himself in sports betting.He  also lost his wife’s savings and owing some 100,000Ghs in debt too.

“A friend introduced me to sports betting and my first stake was 5000Ghs.I was a novice but the guy who influenced me into doing this was good at sports analysis so i had a profit of 3900Ghs” -he told Giovani Caleb on the Drivetime show.

He earned 800,000.00Ghs in his first three attempts.

The elder said on his fourth time of trying to multiply his winnings again,he this time around staked all his piled up profits he made on this single bet which he lost.

Jonathan had to borrow money for another betting rounds since he lost 80,000.00Ghs.He went on to lose everything including his lifetime savings and other amounts he borrowed from people.

And since then,he has been advocating against sports betting to prevent people from gambling and getting addicted.

Dickson Dela

Dickson Dela Gettor,an author and editor at “Perfection is not attainable,but we can catch excellence if we chase perfection” email me via: Contact:0256518661

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