Milestone Game Limited finally get a sigh of relief after High Court overturned the; Betting Control and Licensing Board (BCLB) decision to ban the company on using the SportPesa brand. Therefore your favourite betting company sportpesa is back.
Consequently, Safaricom also ordered to reopen all its paybill numbers. On the other hand, Communication Authority of Kenya (CAK) to reactivate the company’s website.
“The ex parte Applicant granted leave; to apply for an order of Certiorari to move into this Court for purposes of being quashed. A decision of the Respondent to prohibit the Applicant from using the name ‘Sportpesa’; domain www.ke.sportpesa.com; short codes 29050 and 79079; additionally,Pay Bill numbers 521521; 9555700 and 955700 communicated in its letter referenced BCLB 11/152 VOL.I (9) addressed to the Ex Parte Applicant. Dated 30th October 2020,” part of the orders read
Subsequently, remember the order comes after the BCLB on October 31 suspended the operating license of Milestones Games Limited for using there known brand as its trade name. This therefore denied the company’s esteemed customers from placing a bet; withdrawing or depositing money on the site.