Tag: uganda

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.

Sportingtech expands in African market with BetOn in Uganda

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Igaming platform provider Sportingtech has increased its African market share by closing a deal with MENA Sports Consulting, trading as BetOn in Uganda. The deal between Sportingtech and MENA Sports Consulting will see the the platform provider's full suite of services delivered across all BetOn channels. Full scope of sports betting and gambling products Pulse Platform is a multi-management platform that...

Sports Betting East Africa Summit 2019

Kampala, Uganda
Last week, Sports Betting East Africa 2019 brought together stakeholders from across the continent to gain valuable insight into the greatest opportunities and challenges of operating a gaming business in East Africa. Day One: After a warm...

Uganda backtracks on gambling ban, blocks foreign firms

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Only days after president Yoweri Museveni ordered a ban on all forms of gambling in Uganda, his finance minister tempers the ban to only foreign companies. Whichever direction Uganda goes, the shockwaves of this ‘flip- flopping’ can be felt as far as Nairobi.

BetLion signs deal Uganda football deal ahead of East African launch

Kampala, Uganda
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…