BETTING KENYA Kenya – How to bet on SportPesa while it’s banned 3 years ago Samuel Post Views: 5,471 Wagering of money or something of value has been an activity that has been taking place for centuries. It was mostly done as a recreational activity, but it has now evolved to a money-making business for many. Thus, many privately-owned companies have come up offering specific services in the gambling and betting industry. An example of such a company is SportPesa. The company offers a sports betting platform which operates in Kenya, Tanzania, United Kingdom, South Africa and the Isle of Man. SportPesa heavily relies on mobile money, i.e. M-PESA to conduct their transactions. However, the pay bill numbers of the company have been suspended following the ban that was imposed by the Kenya government. The good news for those who previously had balances in their SportPesa account is that they can continue “making it count.” The company has recently assured its customers and anyone else who would like to join that they are still working to restore the services since only the pay bill numbers are not responsive. This means that you can still place a bet and withdraw your winnings from M-PESA even if the ban is yet to be lifted. SportPesa offers a wide range of games for the clients to bet on including football, basketball, tennis, rugby union, boxing, cricket, handball, ice hockey, MMA, motor sport and volleyball. If you want to place a bet on SportPesa, you can do so via SMS or the online platform (…) Read more: tuko.co.ke About Post Author Samuel I am a journalist specializing in gambling in Africa and around the world. I am particularly interested in stories about games and casinos. See author's posts SamuelI am a journalist specializing in gambling in Africa and around the world. I am particularly interested in stories about games and casinos. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Tags: betting, Kanya, SportPesa Continue Reading Previous Kenya – President Uhuru Kenyatta calls for gambling banNext Nigeria should not follow in the footsteps of Kenya and Uganda with sports betting More Stories BETTING KENYA Gambling operators ignore orders to close during the election 1 day ago Iwo Bulski BETTING GHANA Ghana: Gaming Commission Must Regulate Industry 2 days ago Szarlot BETTING KENYA Kenyans spend over KSh 300b on bets, cigarettes and liquor yearly 2 days ago Szarlot BETTING NIGERIA All About Cricket Betting 3 days ago Iwo Bulski EXPERTS KENYA Poor tax policy erodes Kenya’s investor attractiveness – survey 3 days ago Szarlot BETTING KENYA Kenyan government orders all operators to close for election day 3 days ago Iwo Bulski BETTING KENYA The government should work with the betting industry 2 weeks ago Iwo Bulski KENYA ONLINE The influencers paid to push hashtags 2 weeks ago Iwo Bulski BETTING KENYA Eighteen new firms enter booming betting arena 2 weeks ago Iwo Bulski EXPERTS KENYA Kenya launches AML probe focusing on betting operations 2 weeks ago Iwo Bulski EXPERTS KENYA Digital scams have hit Kenya’s gambling and travel industry 2 weeks ago Samuel BETTING KENYA Tanzania joins Kenya, Uganda tax squeeze on gamblers’ winnings 2 weeks ago Iwo Bulski 1 thought on “Kenya – How to bet on SportPesa while it’s banned” Don’t you think that Kenya government just suppresses competitors? Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.