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Central African Republic adopts Bitcoin as legal tender
Despite initial opposition, the National Assembly of CAR unanimously passed the bill to recognize Bitcoin as a legal tender.
Inflation is driving crypto adoption in emerging economies
Crypto adoption in countries like Sudan, Syria, and Lebanon is being affected by low access to internet.
3AIR – The token that helps Africa
3air has begun the final round of its public presale - Live from March 31st to April 7th.
Akoin integrates Fireblocks to enhance crypto wallet’s security, custody capabilities
Akoin has partnered with Fireblocks to leverage its technology and enhance Akon wallet's security and custody capabilities in preparation for wider Pan-African adoption.
Here’s the first multi-CBDC settlement project and participating countries
Australia, Malaysia, Singapore and South Africa will be participating in the multi-CBDC platform pilot led by the Bank of International Settlements.
Oil giant Exxon Mobil uses Bitcoin to “reduce” greenhouse gas emissions
The oil giant could be mining up to 84 BTC per month using waste gas at their North American oil plants according to leaked information
Cardano founder set to reveal the future of finance at the Inevitable World Summit 2022
Charles Hoskinson will talk about the future of finance, with Africa expected to feature heavily in his presentation.
Cardano won’t be a part of bringing democratized broadband internet to millions of Africans after all
The blockchain-based platform 3air leaves Cardano to build its internet connectivity platform on the Ethereum based Layer 2 multichain SKALE.
Despite CBN ban, Nigeria’s Bitcoin P2P trades rose by 16%
Nigerians have cumulatively transacted around $400 million worth of transactions among themselves.
Nigerians attack Binance, trends #BinanceStopScamming
Binance has frozen the account of several of its users in Nigeria without giving them a tangible reason.
Nigeria’s eNaira stablecoin becomes focus of new IMF report
IMF has revealed that Nigeria’s eNaira project is drawing interest from around the globe though it could still face some challenges.
How Bitcoin is helping people at the grassroots level in Africa
In a disaster hit region in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Bitcoin is proving useful when legacy systems fail.
Nigeria’s central bank orders closure of crypto-related accounts
The Nigerian Central bank in a circular has ordered financial institutions in the country to closed bank accounts related to crypto.
Cardano reveals the extent of progress on its plans to digitally connect Zanzibar
World Mobile and IOHK develop closer ties during the Zanzibar tour.
Zimbabwe considers “unstoppable” crypto as legal tender
Zimbabwe acknowledges crypto may have a role to play in the future of the country's financial infrastructure.
Nigeria ranks ahead of U.S., others in crypto ownership. Bitcoin remains hot favorite.
Over 50% of crypto holders in Nigeria are in fact Bitcoin hodlers according to a research by Finders
Cardano (ADA) is on track with its “digital transformation” of Ethiopia
Cardano's presence in Africa has been called into question on numerous occasions. But Hoskinson has responded by shutting down any skepticism.
Crypto-loving Nigeria to launch eNaira stablecoin today
After postponing the launch of the “eNaira” indefinitely, Nigeria’s central bank has now announced that it would launch the CBDC project today.