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Welcome to Kenya, the betting nation

Kenya's government recently announced a ban on gambling advertising and celebrity endorsements. Is it too little too late for a country that leads Africa as far as betting is concerned?

Huawei to run 5G trial in Egypt

Huawei will run its first 5G network trial in Egypt at the Cairo International Stadium during the the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

President Museveni has issued a directive to effectively ban sports betting in Uganda

Uganda's President, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, has issued a directive to ban sports betting which will likely dent the prospects of expansion of the likes of online sports betting company, SportPesa.

NBA Africa Game 2018 will be free to watch on the Kwesé iflix app

The NBA Africa Game 2018 will be free to view across Afrika through the Kwesé iflix mobile app. This will be the NBA’s 3rd game in Afrika. Kwesé iflix is a digital entertainment platform formed through a joint venture between Econet Media and iflix. “With the rapidly increasing dominance

Contactless payments technology dominated the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

Analysis of the spending habits of those attending the matches at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ has revealed that 50% of purchases used contactless transactions, including cards, mobile devices and wearables. This comes after global payments company, Visa, released an analysis of spending inside the 2018 FIFA World Cup

.rugby Top Level Domain launched

Rugby's global administration body, World Rugby, has announced the launch and availability of the .rugby Top Level Domain (TLD). The federation has indicated that it hopes the launch of the domain opens up promotional and commercial opportunities for its various unions and regions around the world. As part of the

VAR technology is transforming the beautiful game

You may have noticed something different in the 2018 World Cup. For the first time ever, the Virtual Assistant Referee (VAR) system is being used to help make decisions during games. And already we are seeing it cause controversy. It’s no surprise that VAR has caused debate, considering the