All eyes are on Africa as offshore operators and the continent's incumbent industry grapple with a brave new world of gambling regulation and high-stakes online competition.

GamblingCompliance's developing coverage of Africa's diverse and complex gambling markets touches on existing land-based rivalries, legislators grappling with how to manage the industry and an influx of seasoned international players squeezed out of Europe by tightening regulations.

Interactive map up to date as of July 8, 2019.

See below for VIXIO GamblingCompliance's coverage of the African gambling market.

Insight & Analysis

Gambling venue closures caused by COVID-19 restrictions have accelerated regulator plans in Ghana and Botswana to expand online gambling activities.

An attempt in South Africa’s Western Cape province to update gambling regulations has stalled due to differing legal opinions on its...

Tanzania is among a group of increasingly attractive gambling opportunities in Africa thanks to new regulations, industry experts have said...

Regulatory Research

This special report provides a look at the 2019 Gaming Bill proposing to modernise the gambling framework in Kenya.
A new Gaming Act is currently pending before the Kenyan parliament, which would replace the current legislation dating back to 1966.
Ghana has a structured regulatory system that encompasses most gambling activities and lottery products, as well as a thorough licensing...

Data

Latest annual National Gaming Board Report data from South Africa. The data released for each region contains the following information: Turnover, gross gambling revenue, tax & returns to player (RTP...

Latest annual data from South African-listed Tsogo Sun Gaming. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Net gaming revenue, rooms revenue, food and beverage revenue,...