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Kenyan gambling ad ban suspended following legal challenge

Celebrity claimant argues the country’s gambling regulator has no jurisdiction over advertising

A proposed ban on gambling advertising and celebrity endorsements in Kenya has been suspended, following a lawsuit by a Kenyan musician who claimed such a ban would deny him his livelihood. In a ruling delivered yesterday in Kenya’s High Court, Justice James Makau suspended the ban, pending a full legal hearing. Under proposals, which would have…

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