About Samuel Karugu

Samuel first started reviewing casino sites professionally in 2011. He is the perfect match for Silentbet SA, with his research-driven approach and years of experience comparing online casinos honing his gambling expertise.

iGaming Expertise & Experience

Favourite SA BrandBetway
Articles Written for ZA market2311
SA Sites Reviewed35
Hours Testing~8h per review
Years Experience12 years
Biggest Win$11,001.87
Biggest Loss$328

*This is a snapshot of our writer as of 19.02.2024. All data will be updated every 2 months. New info will be available in April, 2024.

Sammy has been our main South African copywriter for Silentbet since 2018. His main strength is doing thorough research on betting brands for the ZA gambling market. His reviews are based on facts, comparison scales and insight into the iGaming industry in Africa.

He is a certified betting expert with degree from the University of Michigan (more info here: umich.edu), specialising in Prediction Models. He is a B.A. in Economics and Sociology from the Chuka University.

Samuel passion for sports, casino games and his love for writing saw him become an expert reviewer in sites like Silentbet and BestBettingCasinos.com.

Fun fact: Sammy always tries the support of any gambling site first before he makes a deposit. He believes a professional customer care team is the most indicative of a top-notch online casino or bookmaker. He spends 20 minutes chatting to a representative before he tops up his gaming account for South Africa.

Samuel Karugu
Samuel Ernest Muriuki Karugu
My main aim is crafting engaging content that helps readers. I want to share my expertise of the SA iGaming scene by helping players find only reputable betting sites.

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