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December 16, 2018 9:00 PM Gaming: Early Christmas for sports fans in BetLion daily draw

Just days after launching its operations in Kenya, Pan-African betting firm BetLion is set to offer early Christmas to sports fanatics with daily giveaways that will see lucky winners walk home with phones and television, among other goodies. Having promised to raise the standards of the game of sports in Kenya especially football, which will see national 32

October 31, 2017 1:15 PM Lucky punters strike millions from Sh1

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31- A male nurse and Uber driver became the latest millionaires in town after striking windfalls from mobile betting firm betPawa. Paul Karanja and Abdi Ahmed staked Sh1m each, combining 26 teams in bet accumulators that yielded the windfall. Karanja, a government nurse placed 10 different one-shilling multi-bets, and only realized 60

October 11, 2017 12:58 PM Nasa protests as IEBC mulls next move

Kenyan police fired teargas at opposition protesters who burned tyres and lobbed stones, a day after their leader Raila Odinga announced his withdrawal from the presidential race, plunging the country into uncharted waters. As poll officials mulled their next move, opinions were split on what the veteran opposition leader's move could mean for a dramatic 22

October 11, 2017 8:38 AM Kenya: Sportpesa Launches Drive to Inspire Stars

A campaign aimed at transforming the sports industry in the country was launched on Tuesday. The campaign, spearheaded by giant gaming firm SportPesa, is dubbed "Tujiamini" and seeks to maintain sports development as a national agenda for all stakeholders. The initiative seeks to change the tides in Kenyan sports by inspiring young athletes to aim for the world 44

October 11, 2017 8:35 AM Kenya opposition protests as poll body mulls next step

Nairobi, Kenya | AFP | Supporters of Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga took to the streets Wednesday as poll officials mull their next move after his withdrawal from a presidential election plunged the country into uncharted waters. Opinions are split on what the veteran opposition leader’s decision implies for what has already been a dramatic 26

October 10, 2017 6:10 PM SportPesa launches drive to inspire stars

A campaign aimed at transforming the sports industry in the country was launched on Tuesday. The campaign, spearheaded by giant gaming firm SportPesa, is dubbed “Tujiamini” and seeks to maintain sports development as a national agenda for all stakeholders. The initiative seeks to change the tides in Kenyan sports by inspiring young athletes to aim for the world 54

October 6, 2017 4:02 AM Las Vegas Shooter's Life Comes Into Focus, But Not His Motive

A broken window is seen at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on Wednesday along the Las Vegas Strip. Investigators still don't understand why the shooter carried out his rampage. Investigators in Las Vegas are sifting through evidence they've gathered from the homes of the man who sprayed a concert crowd with gunfire. They've begun to interview his girlfriend 57

September 12, 2017 11:33 AM The Rise Of "Made In Ethiopia" — With The Backing Of Beijing

HAWASSA — Peter Wan is smiling from ear to ear. The 50-year-old walks past huge warehouses, where dozens of Ethiopians are busy working on spinning and thread-dyeing machines. “We are in the production test stage,” he says, at the Chinese factory of JP Textile at the entrance of the industrial park of Hawassa, some 270 kilometers south of the Ethiopian 50

September 5, 2017 5:24 AM Gambling takes villagers in Mombasa, Kilifi by storm

A brawl breaks out between two schoolboys in a narrow dusty alley in Mikanjuni slum, Mtwapa, along the Mombasa-Malindi road. They are fighting over an unpaid Sh20 debt. One boy loaned the other money to place a bet in one of the many betting machines in the area, with the understanding that he would pay back with an additional Sh10 as interest. He loses 43

August 10, 2017 11:41 PM Trump steps up war of words against North Korea, while his Defense secretary stresses diplomacy

President Trump reinforced his threat to unleash “fire and fury” on North Korea despite widespread criticism of his bellicosity, saying Thursday that his initial statement maybe “wasn't tough enough.” The strong language — Trump used versions of the word “tough” four times during one seven-minute exchange with reporters, while downplaying the potential 17