Plaza Casino the
first ever Namibian owned and managed casino was officially opened by Minister
of Environment and Tourism, Honourable Minister Pohamba Shifeta yesterday
evening.The exquisite, one of a kind
Casino is situated at Hilton Hotel Windhoek.
Mr. Haddis Tilahun, Founder & Executive Director of United Africa Group stated that Plaza Casino found its inception in 2008 already but due to a few administrative hurdles the casino license application was rejected a number of times. He was proud to officially open the casino yesterday despite the long haul and reassured all the guests present that the Casino was built by Namibians for Namibians and managed fully by a Namibian Company. Mr. Tilahun went on to stress that the dividends of the Casino will be declared in Namibia and not outside the country.
As many Countries have developed their economies on the Gaming Industry, thereby creating employment and prosperity, Plaza Casino intends on doing the same by promoting entertainment and a lifestyle experience for its fellow Namibians. The Casino has state of the art games ranging from 140 slot machines of which 10 are 3D, 7 table games consisting of Raise em Poker, Black Jack and American Roulette and a Prive area for the high denomination clientele.
The casino is open daily from 10am – 4am and is set to provide its client with an unforgettable experience.