DEAL? SportPesa boss finally meets Yoweri Museveni

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The betting firm could be shifting business to Uganda following harsh conditions in Kenya.

play Yoweri Museveni with SportPesa officials (Courtesy)

SportPesa CEO Ronald Karauri has met the President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni over what is believed to be a business plan.

The company has found it difficult to operate in Kenya after the government passed a law which will tax the firm 35% on revenues as from January 2018.

Following the announcement, SportPesa has established its business in Tanzania and is keen on entering Uganda, a move Museveni is in full support.

He sent a delegation to meet SportPesa officials in Kenya last week and today (Friday) he has confirmed the receipt of SportPesa officials in Uganda.

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