In Kenya today there are many programmes and advertisementsin the media that glorify money. Betting companies have emerged and areoffering prizes of more than Sh20 million and hardly a month passes before wehear that a university student has taken his life because of losing moneythrough betting.

The glorification of money has reached alarming levels. Thismakes the society and children desire to get rich through whatever meansforcing some to engage in corruption and other illegal acts. Let the governmentrein in on these programmes which teach the society that the only way to berich is not to work hard but to bet. ls this a gambling country? Are we runninga gambling economy?