BETTING KENYA Kenya – Why SMS Betting Is the Future of Gambling In Kenya 2 years ago Samuel Post Views: 1,190 On April 1, Cabinet Secretary Interior and Coordination of National Government, Fred Matiang’i vowed to introduce tough measures to regulate the betting sector in the country, which he accused of leading youths astray. Among the conditions that betting and gaming firms had to meet before having their licenses renewed was to be tax-compliant. Sports analysts state that the sector has a cultic following in Kenya as it has attracted investors, both local and international. Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) would later clear 10 betting companies including OdiBet, Ken Bookmakers, Mozzartbet, Betway among others. Odibets is among the fast-growing online and SMS betting company in the country with over a million users on a monthly basis. Recently, it partnered with European football agents pitching tent in the country to scout local football talents. SMS betting being new in the market, this is how football fanatics can place their bets. SamuelI am a journalist specializing in gambling in Africa and around the world. I am particularly interested in stories about games and casinos. Announcement: Botswana National Lottery LicenseAdvertising accelerates branding in Brazil's betting marketTechnologies impact on online eGaming growthSet your Author Custom HTML Tab Content on your Profile page Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Tags: Kenya, SMS betting Continue Reading Previous Kenya – taxes on Kenyan betting firms illegalNext Kenya – the gambling dilema More Stories KENYA ONLINE The Benefits of 5G Across Kenya 11 hours ago Szarlot BETTING WORLD NEWS Advertising accelerates branding in Brazil’s betting market 12 hours ago Samuel BETTING WORLD NEWS Betway Announced As Premium Partner of VfB Stuttgart 3 days ago Iwo Bulski BETTING SOUTH AFRICA Most Popular Sports In South Africa Revealed 4 days ago Iwo Bulski BETTING HOT NEWS KENYA OdiBets Partner with Khaligraph Rap Challenge tag OdiNare 5 days ago Adeleye Awakan BETTING ZIMBABWE TVBET teams up with the African bookmaker Koolbet237 6 days ago Iwo Bulski BETTING HOT NEWS SOUTH AFRICA Hollywoodbets Pledge R3 Million to assist Affected Communities 6 days ago Adeleye Awakan KENYA ONLINE Are Online Casinos Progressively Becoming Popular in Kenya? 1 week ago Samuel BETTING HOT NEWS KENYA SportPesa to Pay Kenya Rugby Union after Sponsorship Deal Blunder 1 week ago Adeleye Awakan BETTING HOT NEWS ZIMBABWE TVBET appears in Zimbabwe under AfricaBet’s retail brand 2 weeks ago Iwo Bulski BETTING GHANA Betting syndicates from South Africa, Kenya and Italy sparked a scandal in Ghana 2 weeks ago Samuel EXPERTS KENYA BCLB creates Kenya’s first advertising guidelines for gambling 2 weeks ago Samuel 1 thought on “Kenya – Why SMS Betting Is the Future of Gambling In Kenya” Pingback: Betsafe overview: How it compares to other betting sites in Kenya | Horticultural News 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. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.