Gambling News 19th February, 2017

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19th February, 2017 at 07:10:38
Operator trade association official accuses MP Jakoyo Midiwo of deliberately misinforming lawmakers in the debate on the Betting, Lotteries and Gaming (Amendment) Bill.

In a scathing op-ed in the Daily Nation newspaper this weekend, Alloyce Omondi, acting chief executive of the Association of Gaming Operators in Kenya, methodically and point by point dismantled critical statements made by Gem MP Jakoyo Midiwo in the debate on the Betting, Lotteries and Gaming (Amendment) Bill, 2016, saying it was painful if not laughable to watch Midiwo "blatantly mislead his colleagues and the public" in portraying the local gambling industry as in a major ...

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19th February, 2017 at 07:10:38
Widely researched work republished by Entrepreneur.

Writing for the publication Entrepreneur, Jonathan Long of Market Domination Media has republished an extensive infographic on the history of online gambling here:

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