This time for Africa?

Joe Saumarez Smith, CEO of consultancy firm Sports Gaming, on just how attractive the African market really is for betting operators

Nearly 20 years ago The Economist labelled Africa ‘the hopeless continent’, reflecting the wars, corruption and bad governance that stifled its progress and growth. Today, the magazine speaks of ‘Africa rising’ - and online gambling is one of many industries with a new focus on the world’s second most populous continent. Africa is definitely on…

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