- Sportpesa is South Hamptons‘s official betting partner for the next 3 years.
The deal will see Saints supporting the development of young football players in Kenya by sending Football Development andamp; Support staff to the African nation, with young Kenyan players visiting the club’s Staplewood Campus to experience the demands of football development at a Premier League club.
2.Sportpesa intends to get Kenya’s Harambee Stars to the 2022 Worldcup.
Ronald Karauri, SportPesa CEO, added: “We are grounded to our core values that centre around grassroots sport and community development. Our vision is for Kenya to participate in the 2022 FIFA World Cup and this partnership is a step in that direction.
3.Sportpesa had alot of money in Chase bank before its collapse.
“It is above Sh500 million but it has no effect on our operations. If it did you will already have heard it from our customers,” said Sportpesa Chief Executive Office Ronald Karauri as quoted by the Standard newspaper.
4.Sportpesa actually wants tighter betting regulations.
Chief executive officer Ronald Karauri says the company, a premier sports betting firm in Kenya, has invested heavily in its operations and it wants the Betting Control and Licensing Board to up its game in ensuring all players adhere to the existing rules.SportPesa has been advocating responsible betting, first by capping the amounts a person can bet at Sh20,000. “We also have the option of our customer care centre,” he said. “And we’re looking into ways of having a helpline where we partner with a firm, where someone who has a problem can actually call in.
5. Sportpesa was founded in 2014 with an initial capital of Ksh.400 mill.
Founded in 2014 with an initial capital of Sh400 million, SportPesa has grown to be the leading betting firm in Kenya with two million subscribers. It employs 200 people at its snazzy offices at Chancery Building in Nairobi.
6. Sportpesa has an android app
So whats so cool about this app anyway?
- You no longer have to trouble yourself with looking for Sportpesa SMS codes.
- You no longer have to use the website to get sportpesa today’s games.
- Its absolutely free .
- Very efficient on the data bundles.
- Super easy to use-after a few minutes.
- Has an amazing user experience and user interface.
7.Sportpesa are the lead sponsors of the top football teams in Kenya.
Sportpesa are the lead sponsors of AFC Leopards and Gor Mahia. Gor had a Sh65 million annual sponsorship deal, while Leopards landed a Sh45 million contract. Sportpesa had cancelled this sponsorship in April on grounds of allowing for proper dialogue with the leadership of the clubs over the disturbing acts of violence witnessed in the previous two weeks during local league matches.The betting site then reinstated it in May 2016 claiming they had been holding consultation meetings with both clubs since we suspended the deals and were impressed that they are committed to end hooliganism. “We have agreed that mobile courts are introduced in the stadia to help tame the vice that is not good for Kenyan football.”, the CEO said,“We also have commitment from the police, who have promised to provide tight security going forward. We will also have stewards from National Youth Service on behalf of SportPesa manning perimeter fence.”
8.Sportpesa gives away alot of money to charity through the Sportpesa Foundation
The Colour Kwa Face program was in Kenya long before sportpesa was. As sportpesa grew to become an indurtry leader it felt the need to give back to society by supporting the most promising charity and thus the Colour Kwa Face program got a huge sponsor.he Color Kwa Face Program is spearheaded by the Color Kwa Face Foundation and is geared towards increasing the general public awareness on matters affecting people living with albinism. Through the awareness campaigns, funds are raised to purchase basic needs for people living with albinism.
9.There are so many scammers out there claiming to work for sportpesa but here is what you need to know.
It has come to the attention of SportPesa that there are WhatsApp groups, Facebook and Twitter pages and handles purporting to offer SportPesa clients: fixed matches; assured bets; or guaranteed odds on games offered by SportPesa.
BE WARNED that such groups, pages or handles are SCAMS aiming to take advantage of you and as such should be ignored.
The following are signs of a potential scam;
a. Lack of a verification mark (blue tick) on the group page
b. Offers to provide information on FIXED MATCHES for a fee
c. Offers to provide information on SURE BETS for a fee
d. Any information provided by groups, individuals or persons, beyond the Verified SportPesa Twitter and Facebook pages.
Where you identify any of the above signs, DO NOT share your personal information (mobile numbers) or send money in exchange for odds on games.
Please contact SportPesa Customer care at 0755079079 or 0709079079 or [email protected] for any additional clarification
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