Latest News Of Nigeria Tag
Business 26 July 2019
Nigeria insurance overseer urges caution on adoption of cryptos
Umaru Ibrahim, CEO of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, reminded Nigerians of the risks associated with cryptocurrencies.
Business 26 July 2019
Nigerian politician urges gov’t to create legal framework for cryptos
The Nigerian member of the house of representatives doesn’t want his country to be left behind.
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.
Business 29 April 2019
US officials indict two Nigerians in crypto scam
Two Nigerians have been indicted in a crypto scam that stole thousands of BTC, and as can often be the case, offered promises that were too good to be true.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.