Africa Briefing

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WHEN: 10:30 to 12:30 (GMT) - Wednesday, 8 February 2017
WHERE: South Gallery Rooms 9 & 10, ExCeL London
COST: FREE to Attend - to confirm your place, Register Today!

Many will be looking at this region as a fantastic new opportunity for growth. Key areas across Sub-Saharan Africa including Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya and Uganda have made great step forwards in the gaming industry both commercially and in regulation. This briefing will give you an exclusive insight into the current environment of leading African regions and what you’ll need to know in order to achieve success in this market. A bite sized teaser of what you can expect from the WrB Africa 2017.

10:00 – 10:30 Welcome

10:30 – 11:30 Regulation Update - Regional overview from key African countries. 

  • License requirements
  • Responsible gaming
  • Future legislation

Seun Anibaba, CEO, Lagos Lottery Board
Antony Kimani Kung’u, Chairman, Kenya Betting and Licensing Board
Thulisizwe Johnson, CEO, Botswana Gambling Authority
Tarimba Abbas, Director General, Gaming Board of Tanzania

11:30 – 12:30 Approaching Africa

  • Insight into African consumer trends
  • Brand recognition and how best to align your operations for maximum engagement with the African consumer
  • Is Africa ready for an affiliate marketing model?

Kester Shimonyo, Marketing Director, Sports Pesa (Kenya)
Hande Dickal, CEO, Safaribet (Ghana)
Mathew Symonds, Owner, WinDrawWin (online affiliate)

Moderator: John Kamara, Director, Global Gaming Africa

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Don’t miss WrB Africa taking place later on this year. Go to for more information.