Latest news from Sportpesa indicates that there are people purporting to be agents of Sportpesa who are scamming innocent Kenyans.The company issued the following warning through their Facebook handle:
“It has come to the attention of SportPesa that there are Websites, WhatsApp groups, Facebook and Twitter pages and handles purporting to offer SportPesa clients: fixed matches; sure 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;
- Lack of a verification mark (blue tick) on the group page
- Offers to provide information on FIXED MATCHES for a fee
- Offers to provide information on SURE BETS for a fee
- 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 or visit”