Latest News Of Africa Tag
Business 23 May 2019
Crypto in Africa: Ghana blockchain initiative and Luno’s new features
A blockchain initiative has launched in Ghana to develop new talent, and Luno is upgrading its platform.
Business 21 May 2019
Africa slowly amassing the numbers to make crypto transactions a reality
Africa has been riding the crypto wave throughout, even when the prospects weren’t so glamorous.
Business 9 May 2019
Crypto in Africa: Blockchain graduates and Ethiopia’s new framework
Students in Kenya are graduating from a blockchain school, and Ethiopia is ready to go with its new blockchain framework.
Business 25 April 2019
Crypto in Africa: hackers target Africa as SA crypto community grows
This week, Africa deals with hacking attacks and an increase in investment for South Africa
Business 2 May 2019
Crypto in Africa: Leading crypto while celebrities fund startup
Serena Williams revealed a surprise crypto investment and Africa is encouraged to take its place as a crypto leader.
Editorial 24 April 2019
Surprisingly, Africans use crypto more for speculation than for transacting
Cryptocurrencies are helping millions of Africans find a cheaper and faster alternative to legacy money transfer services, although Africans are using cryptos more for trading and speculative reasons.
Business 17 April 2019
Crypto in Africa: Remittance issues, fraud, and crypto popularity
Startups are taking initiatives to help Africans send and receive money at the lowest possible cost.
Business 9 April 2019
Crypto traders in Nigeria accuse Paxful exchange of robbery, fraud
Cryptocurrency exchange Paxful is in hot water in Nigeria after crypto traders in the country claimed the firm has been closing down their accounts illegally.
Business 9 April 2019
To attract foreign investment, Africa must regulate cryptos
Regulators have yet to formulate any laws that can foster the growth of cryptocurrency and blockchain in Africa, despite the great need for these solutions in the region.
Business 4 April 2019
Crypto in Africa: Eatery accepts crypto, electricity rates hurt mining
Africa continues to build on its crypto adoption, with one restaurant taking crypto as a payment method. Miners are hurting though from increased electricity prices.
Business 28 March 2019
Crypto in Africa: adoption in medical, education, trading industries
There has been a call for crypto education across the African cryptocurrency markets. Some startups have taken the initiatives, and hopefully, the rest will follow soon.
Editorial 26 March 2019
After QuadrigaCX disaster: Lessons for crypto investors in Africa
Tragic as it was, the QuadrigaCX case opened the eyes of many investors on just how safe—or not—their crypto stashes are.