Insights & Analysis

SportPesa has lost a court case in Kenya that had given the green light to the country’s tax collector to claim an estimated KES2.7bn (€24m), a month's worth of withholding tax on winnings, overturning a ruling May, 2014 that prevented the taxes collection. 

The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)...

The Kenyan government has published its Gaming Bill 2019, a draft law which will overturn existing legislation and establish a new gambling...

The Ugandan gambling regulator has said it will not be awarding or renewing any gaming and betting licences after receiving instructions...

Regulatory Research

Amendments made to the Betting, Lotteries and Gaming Act in 2018 lowered the taxation rates for operators organising gambling in Kenya and...
On August 19, 2018, the Ministry of Information, Communications and Technology launched a consultation seeking feedback on the proposed...
On March 3, 2017 the President of Kenya signed the Proceeds of Crime and Anti-Money Laundering (Amendment) Act into law. The new AML law ...