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Betting company SportPesa free to operate after regulator cancels suspension

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Betting and sports fans can now continue placing their bids under Kenya’s biggest Betting company SportPesa.

This is after the High Court lifted the betting board’s ban on the use of the brand name in the country.

The high court ruling was done by Judge Pauline Nyamweya.

Betting Control and Licensing board chairman Cyrus Maina immediately lifted the suspension after the ruling.

SportPesa jackpot winner.

The board had earlier on suspended Milestones Games Limited which was to fly the SportPesa brand.

Judge Pauline in her ruling directed that the ban shouldn’t be effected until the case filed by Milestone Games is heard and determined.

The company recently received a boost after its frozen accounts were set free by the high court.

Sportpesa CEO Ronald Karauri.

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