Friday, February 23, 2024

Tag: East Africa

Mobile money: the secret to East Africa’s gaming boom

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While the future apex of African gaming may well be with the mega-markets of Nigeria and South Africa - Eastern states have to date far outshone them in terms of growth.

East African law firm predicts key growth for African countries ready to invest in gaming

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Talking ahead of the inaugural ICE Africa (24-25 October, Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg), which is set to provide regulators and operators with an ideal platform to discuss the growing market, Amne Suedi, Principal at Shikana Law Group...

BetLion signs deal Uganda football deal ahead of East African launch

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BetLion, the East African sports betting company powered by FSB Tech, has announced a sponsorship with the Ugandan national football team ahead of a wider launch in East Africa. As part of the release, the operator will offer 13-fold selections on a 79 cent bet…

Christina Thakor-Rankin explores Africa ahead of SBEA

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Jordan Crossley of Eventus International, conference producer for the upcoming Sports Betting East Africa Summit, caught up with 1710 Gaming’s Principal Consultant: Christina Thakor-Rankin to find out about her rise to becoming one of the most influential gambling sector consultants, her thoughts on cutting edge technology, and new legislation in the African market.   Christina has over 25 years’ experience in...

BtoBet looks to future ahead of WRB Africa

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The iGaming and betting technology supplier, BtoBet, has confirmed it will be focusing on the future of gambling in Africa when it heads to Kenya for the WRB Africa Briefing 2017.   BtoBet has announced it will be taking part in two summit panels as well as meeting with local operators when it heads to Nairobi for this year’s WRB Africa...