CASINO SOUTH AFRICA Why Poker is Making Headlines on the African Continent 1 month ago Szarlot Post Views: 104 After Christopher Convey became the first African to collect a million Rand from playing Texas Hold ’em Poker in Africa, gambling and poker gaming shifted. Since 2006, the African continent has witnessed more and more African countries taking up the game as people wanted to play real money online poker. Today, the continent carries out an All African Poker Series Tournament, with the top five players earning each seat in the overall World Championship Poker game series. But why is poker’s popularity on the rise in the African Continent? Flexible Gambling Laws Most of the African countries have legalized gambling in most forms. Although some countries are still conservative and only legalize sports betting with only select games, most have now made it possible to play real money poker online. For instance, South Africa remains a battlefield for most gambling games. But, players do have the freedom to engage in online poker activities. In regions with restrictions, players must keep track of and ensure regular updates on all gambling laws before playing poker in Africa. All Africa Poker Tournament The appearance and legalization of the All Africa Poker Tournament are major reason poker’s popularity is rising in Africa. The event has become an attraction to people across the African continent. To top it all, the tournament is held four times in a single year in the Piggs Peak Hotel and Casino in Swaziland. Most rewards are in Rand, but the popularity of this tournament spans across the globe. An All-in African Poker Television Shows Nothing sparks more interest in a game, product, or service than a regular advertisement on television and other media, leave alone having a whole television channel dedicated to it. Poker in Africa is receiving much attention from the Poker in Africa television show. Players get to watch the All Africa Poker TV, which brings forth several poker matches, tournaments, and world series. On this channel. Potential players get to enjoy World Poker Tour and game series European Poker Tour Regular professional advice with arranged game talks/real-time matches Although these are from a viewership perspective, most players have developed an interest in the game from watching the pros on the All Africa Poker TV channel. Summary Africa is a continent with a high population: Potential poker players. Gambling has also proven to be a major source of revenue resulting in the licensing of online gambling activities in many African countries. Thus, African players learn more about poker from the All African Poker Tournaments held in South Africa four times in one year and the poker-dedicated television shows. With this and more online poker adverts in Africa, the game is bound to become Africa’s most popular casino game. Source: ameyawdebrah.com About Post Author Szarlot I am a fan of casino games especially roulette and blackjack. After that I analyze current events in the gambling industry. See author's posts SzarlotI am a fan of casino games especially roulette and blackjack. After that I analyze current events in the gambling industry. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Tags: All Africa Poker Tournament, casino, Poker, South Africa Continue Reading Previous Gambling entertainment centre robbed at gunpointNext Where to play slot machines? More Stories LOTTERIES SOUTH AFRICA Ithuba Celebrates 8 Years Of Gaming Excellence 3 days ago Szarlot EXPERTS HOT NEWS SOUTH AFRICA SA has made over R34 billion in Gross Gambling Revenue (GGR) 3 days ago Szarlot CASINO SOUTH AFRICA 240 gambling machines DESTROYED! 4 days ago Szarlot CASINO SOUTH AFRICA Ways to Have the Best Jackpot when You’re Playing the Best Casino Game 7 days ago Samuel CASINO WORLD NEWS The Impact Of Economic Recession On Land-Based Casinos 1 week ago Samuel EXPERTS SOUTH AFRICA Animal Welfare Organisations Celebrate Resumption of Lottery Funding 1 week ago Szarlot ONLINE SOUTH AFRICA Overview of online casino regulations in African governments 2 weeks ago Szarlot HOT NEWS ONLINE SOUTH AFRICA MultiChoice betting big on gambling and new payment platform in South Africa 2 weeks ago Szarlot CASINO SOUTH AFRICA Biggest casino operator Tsogo Sun ups stake in hotel chain 2 weeks ago Szarlot EXPERTS SOUTH AFRICA Johannesburg Police Shutdown Illegal Online Gambling Shop in Randburg 2 weeks ago Szarlot CASINO SOUTH AFRICA Effective Tips in Playing Slot Machines 3 weeks ago Szarlot ONLINE SOUTH AFRICA Are Crypto Casinos a thing in South Africa? 3 weeks ago Szarlot 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.