About Société de
Pari Mutuel Urbain Mali
The Société du Pari
Mutuel Urbain du Mali, or PMU-MALI , is a with a share capital of 300,000,000 ,
headquartered in (Place de la Liberté). It was created in 1994 and
brings together all games of chance within a single company. Its mission is the
organization of bets on and . It contributes to the national economy in the
form of taxes, fees and other charges. The resources generated by its
activities and made available to the State contribute to the financing of
development or public interest actions.
The Mali Urban Pari-Mutuel Society
is a member of the African Association of State Lotteries.
The Mali Urban
Pari-Mutuel Society (PMU-MALI) was born from the international strategic
approach initiated in 1986 by the which has developed an axis of technical
assistance and creation of networks in Africa, based on French . This approach
concerned in Africa, , , , , , , , , , but also .
Thus, in , a dozen African
countries received the television broadcast of horse races in France and, in
the same dynamic, inaugust 1994It is established the company of urban Mutuel du
Mali (Mali-PMU) whose activities actually start on 1 st September of the same
If nine African countries have integrated PMU companies in their
national , in the others including Mali, the company is relatively independent.
In , it absorbed the activities of the national lottery of Mali (Lonama-SA).
The Malian state remains the majority of this company, reserving 75% of the
capital; private shareholders dividing the remaining 25%.
The Mali Urban Pari-Mutuel
company, the only horse racing operator in this country, has a share capital of
300,000,000 and is ranked among the ten Malian . The Malian State is the
majority with 75% of the capital; private shareholders dividing the remaining
PMU-Mali employs 72 permanent agents, 220 treatment agents and 800
resellers, incumbents and alternates combined. OfSeptember 1994 at january
2005, the company generated cumulative of 170 billion.
The company is also
involved in particular by taking a in the of the in the amount of 360,000,000 ,
support for the extension of national coverage with support valued at 1.1
billion FCFA, actions related to the sanitation program in Malis cities
for an amount of 240,000,000 and a contribution to the funding of the Agency
for the promotion of youth employment (Apej) up to 500,000,000.
other social supports are also credited to the assets of this company in Mali:
Construction of high schools, donation of logistical resources to the security
forces and donation of medicines.