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Crypto in Africa: Paxful builds schools in Rwanda, crypto trader kidnapped in South Africa

Business 5 days ago

Crypto in Africa: Paxful builds schools in Rwanda, crypto trader kidnapped in South Africa

Africa has greatly embraced cryptocurrencies. More people across the continent desire to own, trade and even learn more about blockchain and cryptocurrencies. With this new technology spreading to the core of Africa, some are using it ...

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Crypto in Africa: Nigerian politician vows support as Uganda seeks crypto regulatory framework

Business 2 weeks ago

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 cryptocurrencies publicly, while others are planning to create a regulatory framework for the ...

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Crypto in Africa: Crypto market in Africa expands amid regulatory pressure

Business 4 weeks ago

Crypto in Africa: Crypto market in Africa expands amid regulatory pressure

Africa is poised to become the next hub for blockchain and cryptocurrencies. The continent has experienced significant growth of cryptocurrency-related activities, and more countries are opening up their doors to crypto innovations and investments; however, ...

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Crypto in Africa: Bithub uses solar energy for crypto mining

Business 1 month ago

Crypto in Africa: Bithub uses solar energy for crypto mining

The Africa blockchain ecosystem continues to grow in the last days, with some areas finding new ways to apply blockchain technologies, while others are looking for ways to regulate the ecosystem. Solar energy to power ...

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Crypto in Africa: South Africa wants to hike taxes on blockchain-related activities

Business 1 month ago

Crypto in Africa: South Africa wants to hike taxes on blockchain-related activities

Blockchain and cryptocurrency adoption in Africa is steadily increasing with new countries in the continent getting onboard. Countries like Uganda and Tanzania are slowly catching up with others, such as Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya. Tanzanian ...

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Crypto in Africa: Quidax launches crypto literacy program in Nigeria

Business 2 months ago

Crypto in Africa: Quidax launches crypto literacy program in Nigeria

Quidax, a European-based cryptocurrency exchange, recently launched its operations in Nigeria. Among its new objectives is a plan to educate and increase the level of understanding on blockchains and its technologies in the country. While ...

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Crypto in Africa: Binance Uganda launches fiat-to-crypto exchange

Business 2 months ago

Crypto in Africa: Binance Uganda launches fiat-to-crypto exchange

International crypto exchange Binance announced on October 15 the launch of its fiat-to-crypto service in Uganda. The launch will be rolled out starting with support for ETH and BTC, with more digital currencies to follow. ...

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Crypto in Africa: Paxful looking at cryptocurrency’s potential in East Africa

Business 2 months ago

Crypto in Africa: Paxful looking at cryptocurrency’s potential in East Africa

Paxful, a peer-to-peer marketplace, is reportedly looking at the cryptocurrency market's growth potential in East Africa. The startup has already set up shop in Rwanda, ventured into Kenya, and has grown over the last three ...

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Crypto in Africa: Pesamill opens 2-in-1 crypto exchange as ONEm launches hybrid crypto

Business 2 months ago

Crypto in Africa: Pesamill opens 2-in-1 crypto exchange as ONEm launches hybrid crypto

Pesamill Africa has begun trading in one of Africa’s most active crypto markets. The startup’s exchange service will compete with the likes of Bitpesa and will market itself to more than 48 million Kenyans. It ...

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Crypto in Africa: New intercontinental payment methods poised to overtake US dollar

Business 3 months ago

Crypto in Africa: New intercontinental payment methods poised to overtake US dollar

The U.S. dollar is reported to be losing its place as the top intercontinental currency in Africa. This is according to SWIFT, the global provider of financial messaging services. African usage of the U.S. dollar ...

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Crypto in Africa: Namibia conservationist uses Bitcoin BCH, Zimbabwe seeks to adopt crypto

Business 3 months ago

Crypto in Africa: Namibia conservationist uses Bitcoin BCH, Zimbabwe seeks to adopt crypto

Cryptocurrencies continue to spread their wings in Africa. Recently, a wildlife conservationist decided to use cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin BCH in particular, to help save the wildlife in Namibia. Nadja Leroux is of the opinion that cryptocurrencies ...

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Crypto in Africa: South Africa tops Google Trends data, gets new Sharia-based crypto

Business 3 months ago

Crypto in Africa: South Africa tops Google Trends data, gets new Sharia-based crypto

When it comes to cryptocurrency, Africa is quickly catching up. One particular cryptocurrency market gaining so much interest is that of South Africa. Recently, Google Trends data revealed that since the beginning of this year, ...

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