Kenya’s gambling regulator has ordered Safaricom, the telecoms firm that operates mobile money giant M-Pesa, to suspend mobile transactions for a list of 25 gambling operators that have lost their...
Kenya has declined to renew the gambling licences of 19 betting firms and deferred the renewal of 13 casino, six lottery and eight other betting licences, as the government follows through on its...
Kenya is preparing to introduce yet another new tax on betting activities in a bid to curb underage gambling, prompting analysts to warn that the country’s cumbersome gambling taxes could spell the...
Bet365 joins the crowd lining up for a Buenos Aires licence, FDJ to be sold by year-end and Macau police chief says casinos do not have to adopt facial recognition.
The Kenyan government has published its Gaming Bill 2019, a draft law which will overturn existing legislation and establish a new gambling regulator, amid tough provisions for foreign operators.
The Ugandan gambling regulator has said it will not be awarding or renewing any gaming and betting licences after receiving instructions from the government to immediately stop their issuance.
A UK MP has added to operator pressures with a gambling research levy bill, a bill that would bring college and professional sports betting to Louisiana’s riverboat casinos has passed a Senate...
Kenya is preparing a major overhaul of its betting regime, with licence holders warned to pay their taxes or see their licences suspended.
The African gambling scene has a reputation for being mobile phone-led, but retail is far more important, according to one entrepreneur.
Mainstream banks in Africa are struggling to gain a foothold in the payments space as a result of the dominating convenience and acceptance of mobile money, even as concerns gather over the sector...

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