A massive data breach resulted in the personal information of over 11.5 million gamblers being compromised.
Kenya's leading betting operator SportPesa up the ante in its tax fight with the government, halts all sponsorships of local sports bodies and teams.
A Kenya Revenue Authority official tells Senate committee that "raised assessments" mean that suspended betting operators owe total of $586m in back tax.
The Kenya Revenue Authority says 10 of the 27 betting operators whose licenses were suspended on July 1 are now tax compliant.
Kenyan online sports betting operator SportPesa issues statement reassuring bettors that the company isn't shutting down despite gov't crackdown.
Kenya's High Court declines petition by betting operators to restore their payment processing while they appeal the suspension of their licenses.
Kenya's central bank orders private banks to halt provision of services to 27 firms whose gaming licenses were suspended on July 1.
Kenyan betting operator SportPesa takes out full-page ads in local media touting tax payments, refuting gov't claims of tax avoidance.
Kenya's gambling industry is in turmoil after gov't orders gamblers to withdraw account funds within 48 hours before payment channels are closed off.