Everton sponsor refused renewal of betting licence
5 August 2019
The Kenyan government has refused the renewal of SportPesa’s betting licence.
Betting companies accused of contributing to huge growth in youth addiction.
SportPesa claims the dispute is a tax issue.
The Kenyan government is continuing its attack on betting companies, as the Everton and Hull City front-of-shirt sponsor SportPesa has been refused a renewal of the company’s betting licence, the Daily Mail reports.
According to the newspaper, the Kenyan government has accused the betting companies of contributing to substantial growth in issues relating to addiction and suicide among young people.
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