Latest News Of Africa Tag
Editorial 9 hours ago
Blockchain fights corrupt African regimes. The bitter war for integrity
Africa has some of the worst corruption problems in the world. Blockchain technology provides the best hope to clean the continent up.
Business 6 March 2019
Paxful and BitMart partnership to help unbanked people in Africa
The two companies formed a partnership in the hopes of increasing liquidity and scalability. The newly created partnership will allow users to make payments via Paxful on the BitMart platform.
Business 21 February 2019
Crypto in Africa: Hackers in SA, Paxful adds schools, and crypto ATMS
A lot has happened in the cryptocurrency space in Africa. The continent continues to progress from key players in the industry. Despite challenges, the crypto market in Africa has shown great prospects.
Editorial 21 February 2019
Blockchain is sparking a revolution in Africa, but there are gaping challenges
It's widely regarded that Africa has taken a backseat as the rest of the world explores blockchain technology. The continent, however, has been anything but.
Business 20 February 2019
South Africa ranks top in ownership of cryptocurrency
A recent survey conducted by Hootsuite and Wearesocial indicates that South Africa leads the world in cryptocurrency adoption.
Business 14 February 2019
Crypto in Africa: Kenyan breakthrough and justice for Ghana scammers
Kenya sees breakthroughs in their water problems while Ghana continues to face cryptocurrency scams.
Business 28 January 2019
Crypto predictions: Kenya to lead in East Africa region
According to a recent prediction, Kenya will soon be a leader in the cryptocurrency market around the East African region.
Business 14 December 2018
NDIC concerned about evolution of digital currencies in banking
Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has expressed concern over the development of digital currencies and their effect on the banking industry.
Business 30 November 2018
Crypto in Africa: Nigerian politician vows support as Uganda seeks crypto regulatory framework
It’s an interesting week for the cryptocurrency space in Africa this week. The continent has seen more governments profess their support for cryptos publicly, while others are planning to create a regulatory framework for the market.
Business 13 November 2018
Tokyo-based insurer Sompo teams up with Africa’s BitPesa to digitize remittance
Sompo, a Japanese insurance company, has partnered with BitPesa, a pan-African digital payment platform, as part of its bid to increase the company’s global presence.
Business 26 October 2018
Crypto in Africa: Quidax launches crypto literacy program in Nigeria
Quidax, a European-based cryptocurrency exchange, recently launched its operations in Nigeria.
Business 17 October 2018
Zambia’s central bank confirms stance on cryptos—they’re not legal tender
The Bank of Zambia (BoZ) is finally making a stand on cryptocurrency trading—they’re not legal tender in the country.