SPORTS BETTING IN UGANDA –

Gambling is recent businesses initiative imbibing into the socio-economic cohesion of the Ugandan community. The practice which has hit the market with a bang is as popular as it is fiscally upsetting.
Sports’ betting was previously illegal in Uganda though of late it has become a lifestyle mainly among male youths.
Only a few years ago South Africa legalized leisure sports betting and now over 40 betting companies are reaping big from the lucrative money spinning business.
Sports’ betting is mainly on games like the showcases games and sports like the England Premiership, La Liga, coca cola and other major European based confederations. A number of youth have become addicted to gambling and have given up looking for formal employment