Also referred to as Punto Banco, this game compares to hands of cards which are served with a pallet. Each side receives two cards and seeks a total of eight or nine. Cards 2-9 have actual value, ace is one and others are zero. The game is open even to amateurs.
The Gambia is the smallest state on mainland Africa, and it is an enclave within Senegal. Despite its size, it is ethnically and culturally very heterogeneous. Since 2015 all gambling, including online and mobile casinos, has been illegal. The ban is strictly enforced, and it is challenging to gamble even online from the Gambia.