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Terence Zimwara

Terence Zimwara is a Zimbabwe award-winning journalist, author and writer. He has written extensively about Zimbabwe's economic troubles which convinced him the need for an alternative system. After discovering Bitcoin and cryptocurrency in 2018, he now writes more about this innovation.

Leader of Nigerian Crypto Stakeholders' Body Welcomes the E-Naira — Says It 'Comes With No Magic Wand'
Leader of Nigerian Crypto Stakeholders' Body Welcomes the E-Naira — Says It 'Comes With No Magic Wand'
Nigerian Crypto Exchange Boss: CBN Directive Led to Shift of Trades From Centralized Exchanges to Black Market Exchanges
Nigerian Crypto Exchange Boss: CBN Directive Led to Shift of Trades From Centralized Exchanges to Black Market Exchanges
Central Bank Governor: South Africa's Digital Currency Study Ongoing
Central Bank Governor: South Africa's Digital Currency Study Ongoing
Ghana Vice President Praises Central Bank's CBDC Initiative, Says Digital Currencies Can Boost Intra-African Trade
Ghana Vice President Praises Central Bank's CBDC Initiative, Says Digital Currencies Can Boost Intra-African Trade
Crypto Payment Option Makes Services More Affordable: Zimbabwe Music Studio Director
Crypto Payment Option Makes Services More Affordable: Zimbabwe Music Studio Director
Nigerian Central Bank Stops Forex Sales to Bureaus de Change — Operators Accused of Feeding Black Market
Nigerian Central Bank Stops Forex Sales to Bureaus de Change — Operators Accused of Feeding Black Market
Kenyan Farmers Pivot to Cryptocurrency as Popularity of Community Currencies Grows
Kenyan Farmers Pivot to Cryptocurrency as Popularity of Community Currencies Grows
Africrypt Bitcoin Heist: Contradicting Reports About the Directors Whereabouts Surface
Africrypt Bitcoin Heist: Contradicting Reports About the Directors Whereabouts Surface
Namibia Central Bank to Complete Crypto Study By April 2022 — Governor Says Current Laws Do not Permit Use of Digital Assets
Namibia Central Bank to Complete Crypto Study By April 2022 — Governor Says Current Laws Do not Permit Use of Digital Assets
Report: Nigeria to Start Piloting Digital Currency in October
Report: Nigeria to Start Piloting Digital Currency in October
French Central Bank Conducts Fifth Experiment on Tunisia CBDC
French Central Bank Conducts Fifth Experiment on Tunisia CBDC
Kenyan Remittances Surged by 20% in H1, North America and Europe-Based Diaspora Contribute Over 80%
Kenyan Remittances Surged by 20% in H1, North America and Europe-Based Diaspora Contribute Over 80%
Nigerian Pop Artist Shills Meme Coin and Price Briefly Doubles — Followers Question Artist's Motives
Nigerian Pop Artist Shills Meme Coin and Price Briefly Doubles — Followers Question Artist's Motives
MTI Investors Urged to Ignore Fake Bitcoin Recovery Offers
MTI Investors Urged to Ignore Fake Bitcoin Recovery Offers
Zimbabwe Proposes Inclusion of VASPs in Its Securities Law — Move Applauded as 'Step in Right Direction'
Zimbabwe Proposes Inclusion of VASPs in Its Securities Law — Move Applauded as 'Step in Right Direction'
South African Central Bank Warns Citizens Against Accepting Tainted Banknotes
South African Central Bank Warns Citizens Against Accepting Tainted Banknotes
Candidate for Kenyan Elections Body Says Adopting Blockchain Will Reduce Ballot Costs by 300%
Candidate for Kenyan Elections Body Says Adopting Blockchain Will Reduce Ballot Costs by 300%
Report: Tweaks to South African Tax Filing System to Result in Decreased Crypto Arbitrage
Report: Tweaks to South African Tax Filing System to Result in Decreased Crypto Arbitrage
NGO Announces Plan to Use NFTs for Famine Victims of Ethiopia Tigray War
NGO Announces Plan to Use NFTs for Famine Victims of Ethiopia Tigray War
Swiss State Secretariat Helps Blockchain Incubator Firm Set Up Base in South Africa
Swiss State Secretariat Helps Blockchain Incubator Firm Set Up Base in South Africa
Tanzania Announces Plans to Create Blockchain Advisory Team as Country Moves to Adopt Crypto
Tanzania Announces Plans to Create Blockchain Advisory Team as Country Moves to Adopt Crypto
Rwanda-Based NGO Partners With Cardano Foundation to Launch ADA Crypto Charity Platform
Rwanda-Based NGO Partners With Cardano Foundation to Launch ADA Crypto Charity Platform
Forex Shortages Force Nigerian Corporates to Turn to Parallel Market
Forex Shortages Force Nigerian Corporates to Turn to Parallel Market
Africa Will 'One Day Have a Common Currency' Says Secretary General of African Continental Free Trade Area
Africa Will 'One Day Have a Common Currency' Says Secretary General of African Continental Free Trade Area
Nigeria's June P2P Bitcoin Trade Volumes Surged Again Despite Central Bank's Crypto Restrictions
Nigeria's June P2P Bitcoin Trade Volumes Surged Again Despite Central Bank's Crypto Restrictions
Bank of Ghana Deputy Governor Says 'Central Bank Digital Currency Is Fiat Money,' Reveals Pilot Phase Will Start September
Bank of Ghana Deputy Governor Says 'Central Bank Digital Currency Is Fiat Money,' Reveals Pilot Phase Will Start September
Parliament of West Africa Economic Block Cautions Against Use of Cryptocurrencies
Parliament of West Africa Economic Block Cautions Against Use of Cryptocurrencies
Africa Fintech Start-up Growth: Nigeria Dominates in 'Big Three' Markets
Africa Fintech Start-up Growth: Nigeria Dominates in 'Big Three' Markets
Using Decentralized Digital IDs and Blockchain to Help Millions in Africa Get Identified
Using Decentralized Digital IDs and Blockchain to Help Millions in Africa Get Identified
South Africa Regulator Wants Mirror Trading International to Pay Millions as Penalty For Contravening Financial Sector Law
South Africa Regulator Wants Mirror Trading International to Pay Millions as Penalty For Contravening Financial Sector Law
Report: Fintech's Growing Popularity a Threat to Profitability of Nigerian Banks
Report: Fintech's Growing Popularity a Threat to Profitability of Nigerian Banks
Nigerian Twitter Suspension Has Unintended Effects on Country's Crypto Community
Nigerian Twitter Suspension Has Unintended Effects on Country's Crypto Community
8,000 BTC Belonging to Mirror Trading International Traced, Investors Urged to Lodge Claims
8,000 BTC Belonging to Mirror Trading International Traced, Investors Urged to Lodge Claims
Angola Hikes Benchmark Interest Rate as Central Bank Attempts to Tame Rising Inflation
Angola Hikes Benchmark Interest Rate as Central Bank Attempts to Tame Rising Inflation
South African Court Grants Final Liquidation Order Against the 'Biggest Cryptocurrency Scam in 2020'
South African Court Grants Final Liquidation Order Against the 'Biggest Cryptocurrency Scam in 2020'
Nigerian Currency Overvalued by 10% Says Central Bank Governor
Nigerian Currency Overvalued by 10% Says Central Bank Governor
South African Regulators Reportedly Fast-Tracking Crypto Regulatory Framework
South African Regulators Reportedly Fast-Tracking Crypto Regulatory Framework
Nigerian Learning Institution Says It Now Accepts Crypto as Payment for School Fees
Nigerian Learning Institution Says It Now Accepts Crypto as Payment for School Fees
Report: South Africa Bars Transfer of Locally Acquired Cryptocurrencies to Overseas Exchanges, Offenders Face Jail Time
Report: South Africa Bars Transfer of Locally Acquired Cryptocurrencies to Overseas Exchanges, Offenders Face Jail Time
Bank of Tanzania Hints at Possible Crypto Ban Reversal as Spokesman Confirms Bank Is 'Working on the Directives Given'
Bank of Tanzania Hints at Possible Crypto Ban Reversal as Spokesman Confirms Bank Is 'Working on the Directives Given'
Africrypt Directors Deny Allegations They Fleeced Clients as Doubts Over Actual Value Missing Bitcoins Grows
Africrypt Directors Deny Allegations They Fleeced Clients as Doubts Over Actual Value Missing Bitcoins Grows
Africrypt Ponzi Scheme Collapse: South Africa Regulator Says Its 'Not in a Position to Take Any Regulatory Action'
Africrypt Ponzi Scheme Collapse: South Africa Regulator Says Its 'Not in a Position to Take Any Regulatory Action'
Report: Nigerian NFT Artists Thrive Despite Bubble Fears and Ongoing Central Bank Anti-Crypto Restrictions
Report: Nigerian NFT Artists Thrive Despite Bubble Fears and Ongoing Central Bank Anti-Crypto Restrictions
UN Kenyan Mission Praises Local Blockchain-Based Initiative for Helping to Reduce Poverty
UN Kenyan Mission Praises Local Blockchain-Based Initiative for Helping to Reduce Poverty
Mastercard Blockchain-Supported Livestock Tracking System Launches in Zimbabwe
Mastercard Blockchain-Supported Livestock Tracking System Launches in Zimbabwe
South Africa Bank Blocks Clients From Buying Crypto on Binance, Exchange Rejects Allegations
South Africa Bank Blocks Clients From Buying Crypto on Binance, Exchange Rejects Allegations
Rwanda Central Bank Joins CBDC Bandwagon After Announcing Digital Currency Research
Rwanda Central Bank Joins CBDC Bandwagon After Announcing Digital Currency Research
New Bank of America Report Says Digital Currencies 'Could Boost Economic Growth' in Developing Countries
New Bank of America Report Says Digital Currencies 'Could Boost Economic Growth' in Developing Countries
New World Bank Report: Nigeria's Exchange Rate Policies Fueling Inflation, Affecting Food Prices
New World Bank Report: Nigeria's Exchange Rate Policies Fueling Inflation, Affecting Food Prices
Bank of Uganda Launches Regulatory Sandbox Framework — One Fintech Firm Already Approved
Bank of Uganda Launches Regulatory Sandbox Framework — One Fintech Firm Already Approved