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Terence Zimwara

Terence Zimwara is a Zimbabwe award-winning journalist, author and writer. He has written extensively about the economic troubles of some African countries as well as how digital currencies can provide Africans with an escape route.

Forex Shortages Blamed After Nigerian Currency Hits New Low Versus the US Dollar
Forex Shortages Blamed After Nigerian Currency Hits New Low Versus the US Dollar
US Tennis Player Serena Williams' VC Firm Leads Ugandan Fintech's $12.3 Million Pre-Series A Funding Round
US Tennis Player Serena Williams' VC Firm Leads Ugandan Fintech's $12.3 Million Pre-Series A Funding Round
Kenyan Central Bank Raises Key Rate by 75 Basis Points
Kenyan Central Bank Raises Key Rate by 75 Basis Points
Despite Accounting for 2% of Global Activity, Sub-Saharan Africa Has 'Some of the Most Well-Developed Cryptocurrency Markets of Any Region' — Report
Despite Accounting for 2% of Global Activity, Sub-Saharan Africa Has 'Some of the Most Well-Developed Cryptocurrency Markets of Any Region' — Report
Chinese Central Bank Says It Will Prioritize Stabilizing Currency After Yuan Plunges to 14-Year Low Versus USD
Chinese Central Bank Says It Will Prioritize Stabilizing Currency After Yuan Plunges to 14-Year Low Versus USD
Nigerian Central Bank Hikes Key Interest Rate Just Days After Naira Plunges to New Low
Nigerian Central Bank Hikes Key Interest Rate Just Days After Naira Plunges to New Low
Binance Resumes Offering Futures Trading Products to South African Users
Binance Resumes Offering Futures Trading Products to South African Users
Global Manhunt for Terra Luna Founder Do Kwon After Interpol Issues Red Notice
Global Manhunt for Terra Luna Founder Do Kwon After Interpol Issues Red Notice
South African Financial Services Giant Nedbank Secures a 'Village' in the Metaverse
South African Financial Services Giant Nedbank Secures a 'Village' in the Metaverse
Ivory Coast-Based Payments Fintech Secures $5 Million From Its Pre-Series A Funding Round
Ivory Coast-Based Payments Fintech Secures $5 Million From Its Pre-Series A Funding Round
Report: Gap Between Ethiopian Currency's Official and Parallel Market Exchange Rate Grows to New Record
Report: Gap Between Ethiopian Currency's Official and Parallel Market Exchange Rate Grows to New Record
Kenyan Central Bank Says It's 'Craziness' to Convert Country's Reserves to Bitcoin
Kenyan Central Bank Says It's 'Craziness' to Convert Country's Reserves to Bitcoin
Digital Asset Exchange Platform Granted 'Crypto Financial Services Provider License' by Israeli Regulator
Digital Asset Exchange Platform Granted 'Crypto Financial Services Provider License' by Israeli Regulator
Founder of Web3 Messaging App: Decentralized Platforms Enable Users 'to Build Their Communities in a Safe Place'
Founder of Web3 Messaging App: Decentralized Platforms Enable Users 'to Build Their Communities in a Safe Place'
Ethereum Hard Fork Instigator Chandler Guo Claims the Value of ETH and Forked ETHW Will Be the Same in 10 Years
Ethereum Hard Fork Instigator Chandler Guo Claims the Value of ETH and Forked ETHW Will Be the Same in 10 Years
Africa-Focused Crypto Exchange Yellow Card Raises $40 Million via Series B Round
Africa-Focused Crypto Exchange Yellow Card Raises $40 Million via Series B Round
Chinese Currency Breaches 7:1 Exchange Rate Against US Dollar for First Time in Two Years
Chinese Currency Breaches 7:1 Exchange Rate Against US Dollar for First Time in Two Years
Bitcoin-Embracing El Salvador President's Re-Election Declaration Slammed
Bitcoin-Embracing El Salvador President's Re-Election Declaration Slammed
Nigerian Inflation Rate Rises to 20.52% in August — Month-on-Month Rate Drops
Nigerian Inflation Rate Rises to 20.52% in August — Month-on-Month Rate Drops
Study: Samsung Named Most Active Investor in Crypto and Blockchain Startups
Study: Samsung Named Most Active Investor in Crypto and Blockchain Startups
Web3 Firm Acquires Creator of South Africa's First Listed PoW Crypto, Safcoin
Web3 Firm Acquires Creator of South Africa's First Listed PoW Crypto, Safcoin
Crypto Payment Infrastructure Firm Opennode to Test Bitcoin Payments in Bahrain
Crypto Payment Infrastructure Firm Opennode to Test Bitcoin Payments in Bahrain
White House Releases 'First-Ever' Framework for Digital Asset Development — Crypto Industry Leader Says Recommendations Are Unclear
White House Releases 'First-Ever' Framework for Digital Asset Development — Crypto Industry Leader Says Recommendations Are Unclear
Cryptocurrency Is Virtual Property That Is Protected by Law, Chinese Court Rules
Cryptocurrency Is Virtual Property That Is Protected by Law, Chinese Court Rules
Ethereum Blockchain Migrates to Proof of Stake After Completion of The Merge
Ethereum Blockchain Migrates to Proof of Stake After Completion of The Merge
Report: Financial Services Giant Old Mutual Appointed Manager of South African Stablecoin Project's Cash Reserves
Report: Financial Services Giant Old Mutual Appointed Manager of South African Stablecoin Project's Cash Reserves
Report: South Korean Prosecutors Issue Arrest Warrant for Terraform Labs CEO Do Kwon
Report: South Korean Prosecutors Issue Arrest Warrant for Terraform Labs CEO Do Kwon
Abu Dhabi Global Market Financial Regulator Unveils Virtual Asset Regulation 'Guiding Principles'
Abu Dhabi Global Market Financial Regulator Unveils Virtual Asset Regulation 'Guiding Principles'
Singapore Tops List of 8 Countries 'Most Interested in the Ethereum Merge'
Singapore Tops List of 8 Countries 'Most Interested in the Ethereum Merge'
Ethiopian Central Bank Restricts Amount of Cash Travelers Can Hold, Sets Foreign Currency Conditions
Ethiopian Central Bank Restricts Amount of Cash Travelers Can Hold, Sets Foreign Currency Conditions
Dubai Luxury Hotel Palazzo Versace Allows Guests to Pay in Crypto
Dubai Luxury Hotel Palazzo Versace Allows Guests to Pay in Crypto
Nigerian Blockchain Startup Bitmama Closes $2 Million Pre-Seed Round
Nigerian Blockchain Startup Bitmama Closes $2 Million Pre-Seed Round
ETC Group Says It Will List an Exchange-Traded Product Based on Anticipated ETH Hard Fork
ETC Group Says It Will List an Exchange-Traded Product Based on Anticipated ETH Hard Fork
Japanese Government Rewards Local Authorities With Non-Transferable NFTs
Japanese Government Rewards Local Authorities With Non-Transferable NFTs
Thai Regulator Accuses Digital Asset Service Provider of Failing to Comply With Information Request – Matter Referred to Law Enforcement
Thai Regulator Accuses Digital Asset Service Provider of Failing to Comply With Information Request – Matter Referred to Law Enforcement
Report: Legal Experts Say Nigeria in Need of 'Clear-Cut Guidelines' for Crypto Industry
Report: Legal Experts Say Nigeria in Need of 'Clear-Cut Guidelines' for Crypto Industry
Report: Judge in MTI Liquidation Case Issues Order Designating Bitcoin an Intangible Asset
Report: Judge in MTI Liquidation Case Issues Order Designating Bitcoin an Intangible Asset
Report: Saudi Arabia's Central Bank Hires Virtual Assets and Digital Currency Program Lead
Report: Saudi Arabia's Central Bank Hires Virtual Assets and Digital Currency Program Lead
Nigerian Presidential Candidate Says Fixed Exchange Rate Regime 'Has to End' — Touts Success of Fintech Unicorn Flutterwave
Nigerian Presidential Candidate Says Fixed Exchange Rate Regime 'Has to End' — Touts Success of Fintech Unicorn Flutterwave
Report: Chinese Metaverse Industry Raises $780 Million in Funding
Report: Chinese Metaverse Industry Raises $780 Million in Funding
Ghanaian Central Bank Allays Fears That a CBDC Will Disrupt Mobile Money Operations
Ghanaian Central Bank Allays Fears That a CBDC Will Disrupt Mobile Money Operations
Report: 11.4% of UAE Residents Have Invested in Cryptocurrencies
Report: 11.4% of UAE Residents Have Invested in Cryptocurrencies
IMF Bailout Approval Helps Zambian Kwacha Take the Russian Ruble's Position as World's Best Performing Currency
IMF Bailout Approval Helps Zambian Kwacha Take the Russian Ruble's Position as World's Best Performing Currency
Fintech Unicorn Flutterwave Granted 'Game Changing' License by Nigerian Central Bank
Fintech Unicorn Flutterwave Granted 'Game Changing' License by Nigerian Central Bank
Ripple to Participate in the Digital Dollar Project's CBDC Sandbox Program
Ripple to Participate in the Digital Dollar Project's CBDC Sandbox Program
Kenyan Fintech Pezesha Raises $11 Million in Pre-Series A Round Backed by Cardano Blockchain Builder
Kenyan Fintech Pezesha Raises $11 Million in Pre-Series A Round Backed by Cardano Blockchain Builder
New Study Says Number of Cryptocurrencies Now at 10,000 — Five Coins Account for 75% of Total Market Cap
New Study Says Number of Cryptocurrencies Now at 10,000 — Five Coins Account for 75% of Total Market Cap
Report: Constitutional Court Says Central African Republic's Sango-Coin-for-Citizenship Scheme Is Illegal
Report: Constitutional Court Says Central African Republic's Sango-Coin-for-Citizenship Scheme Is Illegal
More Than a Third of Africa's 53 Million Crypto Owners Are From Nigeria, Study Shows
More Than a Third of Africa's 53 Million Crypto Owners Are From Nigeria, Study Shows
Nigerian Central Bank Slashes CBDC Transaction Fees by 50%
Nigerian Central Bank Slashes CBDC Transaction Fees by 50%