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Crypto in Africa: Remittance issues, fraud, and crypto popularity

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.

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Crypto traders in Nigeria accuse Paxful exchange of robbery, fraud

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.

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Crypto in Africa: Kenyan’s scammed, growth in West Africa, Nigeria

Business 14 March 2019

Crypto in Africa: Kenyan’s scammed, growth in West Africa, Nigeria

Countries in Africa are destined to use blockchain technology and cryptocurrency to change their societies as a whole. While many are using these technologies for good, some are still looking for an easier path to illegal activities.

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Crypto in Africa: Rising interest in Bitcoin, banks pushing back

Business 24 January 2019

Crypto in Africa: Rising interest in Bitcoin, banks pushing back

Interest in Bitcoin is increasing in South Africa and Uganda, and banks all over the continent are fighting against the rush to cryptocurrencies.

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Crypto in Africa: South Africa gets new crypto mobile app and manifesto

Business 17 January 2019

Crypto in Africa: South Africa gets new crypto mobile app and manifesto

The year has been quite active for the crypto community in Africa. More start-ups continue to emerge, and politicians are taking up these new technologies.

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Crypto in Africa: Impact of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies in 2018

Business 20 December 2018

Crypto in Africa: Impact of Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies in 2018

The year started with great promise for the cryptocurrency in Africa, and gains were made in South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, Zimbabwe, and Uganda.

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NDIC concerned about evolution of digital currencies in banking

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.

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Crypto in Africa: New South Africa trading platform, Veritaseum pushes on

Business 13 December 2018

Crypto in Africa: New South Africa trading platform, Veritaseum pushes on

The African crypto space is still strong, with Bittrex and VALR partnering on a new exchange, and Veritaseum expanding their offers.

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

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.

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Crypto in Africa: Quidax launches crypto literacy program in Nigeria

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.

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Crypto in Africa: Nigeria launches blockchain hub as it welcomes new crypto exchange

Business 10 August 2018

Crypto in Africa: Nigeria launches blockchain hub as it welcomes new crypto exchange

The cryptocurrency sector in Nigeria has been busy growing in the last couple of weeks with new game changers joining in the fray. More Nigerians are trading in cryptocurrencies both locally and internationally.

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Crypto in Africa: Nigeria taps blockchain to stop corruption, South Africa mulls pro-crypto tax guidelines

Business 3 August 2018

Crypto in Africa: Nigeria taps blockchain to stop corruption, South Africa mulls pro-crypto tax guidelines

African countries are not just taking blockchain technology by the horn, they’re also tightly holding on to it. In the last few months, some countries in the region are finally realizing the great potential of cryptocurrency and its underlying technology.

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