Fred Matiang’i lays down tough new rules on betting


Interior CS Fred Matiang’i on Friday ordered a fresh crackdown on illegal betting as well as the sale and consumption of illicit alcohol.

He gave the order to county and regional commissioners with instructions to raid premises and confiscate unlicensed gambling machines in areas under their command.

He also warned that foreigners involved in illegal betting would be arrested, charged and deported.

Dr Matiang’i spoke at the Kenya School of Government during a meeting also attended by county Education directors.

At the local level, chiefs and their assistants will lead the war against…

Source – Daily Nation