Is Odibets a silver lining for the Kenyan Betting industry?

Odibets is one of the most popular betting sites in Kenya. From their slogan, ’betextraordinary’, you can surely tell they are something unique. They are a notch higher than other betting sites and truly deliver what they promise.  But are they Kenya’s fastest rising betting hope? Odibets has grown tremendously with their website being ranked as the 5th most visited website in Kenya just behind Betika according to mafans.com. Although the company halted its sponsorship of Mathare United in the Kenya premier league a little while ago, the slew of…

Women lobby push for implementation of 2016 Act to enable women own matrimonial land

Women have called on the government to move with speed and equip local communities living in group ranches and community land with accurate and open information relating to compliance of the parcels of land to avoid misinformation, exploitation and extortion of these communities. Speaking during the International Day of Rural Women which seeks to celebrate and honour the role of rural women by recognizing their importance in enhancing agricultural and rural development, Jennifer Kasana Groots Member from Laikipia pointed out that women have been left out in the land matter…

Vihiga painter wins big on Odibets

Alex Odary, a painter from Vihiga County in Western Kenya is the latest winner on OdiBets – one of the few licenced betting companies in Kenya. Alex, a father of two won, Ksh 445,200/= twice totaling to Ksh 890,400/= after duplicated his 11 team multibet with a stake of Ksh 49/=. The elated artisan could not hide his joy upon receiving his winnings. “This is the best day of my life, I normally bet on sms or online and today I have won. Thank you so much OdiBets,” he said.…

DIB Bank in a 4.3 b expansion strategy into the Kenyan market

Kamukunji MP Yusuf Hassan Abdi cuts the ribbon to officially open the DIB Bank Kenya Eastliegh Branch. Looking on are the DIB Bank Kenya Board Director Michael Murphy and CEO Peter Makau.   Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) is investing 4.3 billion for expansion in their business in Kenya. This comes after the bank registered a 665 million loss in their first year of operation in the country. DIB Bank Kenya, which offers exclusively Shariah Banking services, launched a new branch in Eastleigh as the bank starts to implement an expansion…