Latest News Of Africa Tag
Editorial 8 July 2019
Yet another Pan-African crypto launches—do we need them all?
Safcoin has launched, claiming to be a crypto for all of Africa. But do we need it when we have Bitcoin SV?
Business 4 July 2019
Crypto in Africa: Crypto trade termed risky in Uganda
Uganda’s central bank continues to warn against cryptos, while a survey shows Africans are getting confused by digital currencies.
Editorial 1 July 2019
15 African nations to launch common currency, but not on blockchain
West African nations are working on a common currency, but it might need some help from blockchain technology.
Interviews 12 June 2019
Paxful expands into developing countries with AirTM partnership
Paxful and AirTM both hope to expand their services with the new partnership, increasing access to cryptocurrency in new regions.
Business 30 May 2019
Cryptos, AI and mobile money reshaping African payments industry
At a recent event, Markus Eichinger spelled out how cryptocurrency is changing African societies.
Editorial 28 May 2019
P2P marketplace Paxful focuses on youth of Africa, and it’s paying off
Paxful isn’t content to just be a successful crypto business in Africa, they want to help educate the people and grow the industry through increased adoption.
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.