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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.

Liquidator of Defunct South African Crypto Exchange Says He Found a 54 BTC Discrepancy in Ice3's Accounts
Liquidator of Defunct South African Crypto Exchange Says He Found a 54 BTC Discrepancy in Ice3's Accounts
Impossible to Run Away From Cryptocurrencies Says Zimbabwe Finance Minister
Impossible to Run Away From Cryptocurrencies Says Zimbabwe Finance Minister
South African Regulator 'Welcomes' Binance's Decision to Terminate Certain Services in the Country
South African Regulator 'Welcomes' Binance's Decision to Terminate Certain Services in the Country
Nigerian Presidency: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Against 'Willy-Nilly Devaluation of the Naira'
Nigerian Presidency: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Against 'Willy-Nilly Devaluation of the Naira'
Zimbabwean Dollar Could Collapse, Business Lobby Warns
Zimbabwean Dollar Could Collapse, Business Lobby Warns
Report: Kenya Has Fourth-Highest Interest in Cryptocurrency Globally
Report: Kenya Has Fourth-Highest Interest in Cryptocurrency Globally
South Africa Police Issue Arrest Warrant for Fraud-Accused Crypto Trader
South Africa Police Issue Arrest Warrant for Fraud-Accused Crypto Trader
Nigerian Vice President Says Current Naira Exchange Rate 'Artificially Low'
Nigerian Vice President Says Current Naira Exchange Rate 'Artificially Low'
Poland's Central Bank Says It Will Add 100 Tons of Gold to Existing Holdings in 2022
Poland's Central Bank Says It Will Add 100 Tons of Gold to Existing Holdings in 2022
Nigeria Central Bank Governor Says CBDC Launch Just 'a Couple of Days' Away
Nigeria Central Bank Governor Says CBDC Launch Just 'a Couple of Days' Away
Start-up Raises $2 Million to Pioneer Cryptocurrency Usage in Francophone Africa
Start-up Raises $2 Million to Pioneer Cryptocurrency Usage in Francophone Africa
Regulation Key to African Fintech Sector Growth — New Study
Regulation Key to African Fintech Sector Growth — New Study
Nigerians Optimistic CBDC Will Improve Payments and Help Promote Cryptocurrencies
Nigerians Optimistic CBDC Will Improve Payments and Help Promote Cryptocurrencies
Local Experts Say Zimbabwe Not Softening Its Stance on Cryptocurrency Just Yet
Local Experts Say Zimbabwe Not Softening Its Stance on Cryptocurrency Just Yet
Tanzania Central Bank Heeding Call to Prepare for Crypto, Economists Express Reservations
Tanzania Central Bank Heeding Call to Prepare for Crypto, Economists Express Reservations
Nigerian Court Paves Way for CBDC Rollout, Suggests 'Plaintiff May Be Adequately Compensated'
Nigerian Court Paves Way for CBDC Rollout, Suggests 'Plaintiff May Be Adequately Compensated'
South African University to Commence Blockchain and Digital Currency Education in November
South African University to Commence Blockchain and Digital Currency Education in November
Cryptocurrencies Have 'No Intrinsic Value' Says South African Hedge Fund Guru
Cryptocurrencies Have 'No Intrinsic Value' Says South African Hedge Fund Guru
Study Findings Show 83.7% of Luno Users Are Bullish on Bitcoin's Resurgence
Study Findings Show 83.7% of Luno Users Are Bullish on Bitcoin's Resurgence
Nigeria CBDC Countdown: Central Bank Delays E-Naira Rollout
Nigeria CBDC Countdown: Central Bank Delays E-Naira Rollout
Egyptian Banks Set to Launch Multi-Million Dollar Fintech Fund
Egyptian Banks Set to Launch Multi-Million Dollar Fintech Fund
Nigerian Lawmaker Proposes Closure of All Domiciliary Accounts in Order to Save Imperiled Naira
Nigerian Lawmaker Proposes Closure of All Domiciliary Accounts in Order to Save Imperiled Naira
Nigerian CBDC Website Goes Live, Central Bank Faces Trademark Infringement Allegations
Nigerian CBDC Website Goes Live, Central Bank Faces Trademark Infringement Allegations
Pan-African Exchange Yellow Card Raises $15 Million in Latest Funding Round
Pan-African Exchange Yellow Card Raises $15 Million in Latest Funding Round
Kenyan Fintech Player: 'Banking the Unbanked' Is the Most Important Use Case for Digital Currencies in Africa
Kenyan Fintech Player: 'Banking the Unbanked' Is the Most Important Use Case for Digital Currencies in Africa
Chipper Cash Extends Peer-to-Peer Money Transfer Service to South Africa
Chipper Cash Extends Peer-to-Peer Money Transfer Service to South Africa
South African University Professor Urges Country to 'Finalize Cryptocurrency Policy' — Warns Against Resisting Crypto
South African University Professor Urges Country to 'Finalize Cryptocurrency Policy' — Warns Against Resisting Crypto
Fintech Firm Centbee Graduates From South African Regulatory Sandbox
Fintech Firm Centbee Graduates From South African Regulatory Sandbox
African Weather Balloon Project Uses Blockchain to Track Climate in West Africa
African Weather Balloon Project Uses Blockchain to Track Climate in West Africa
Former Monero Developer Spagni Released From US Prison, Pledges to Address Fraud Allegations
Former Monero Developer Spagni Released From US Prison, Pledges to Address Fraud Allegations
South Africa Ransomware Attack: Justice Department Denies Receiving 50 BTC Ransom Demand
South Africa Ransomware Attack: Justice Department Denies Receiving 50 BTC Ransom Demand
New Crypto Aims to Solve 'Zimbabwe's Money Problems Using Blockchain Technology'
New Crypto Aims to Solve 'Zimbabwe's Money Problems Using Blockchain Technology'
Remittances to Africa Set to Drop by 5.4 % to $41 Billion — Covid-19 Pandemic and High Sending Costs Blamed
Remittances to Africa Set to Drop by 5.4 % to $41 Billion — Covid-19 Pandemic and High Sending Costs Blamed
Nigerian Central Bank Threats Force Parallel Exchange Rate Tracker to Suspend Service
Nigerian Central Bank Threats Force Parallel Exchange Rate Tracker to Suspend Service
Directors of Collapsed South African Crypto Investment Firm to Testify via Virtual Platform
Directors of Collapsed South African Crypto Investment Firm to Testify via Virtual Platform
Luno to Reinstate Deposit and Withdrawal Function for Nigerian Clients — Denies User Speculation
Luno to Reinstate Deposit and Withdrawal Function for Nigerian Clients — Denies User Speculation
Nigerian Currency Plunges to New Low of 570 — 10% of Value Lost in Under 30 Days
Nigerian Currency Plunges to New Low of 570 — 10% of Value Lost in Under 30 Days
Africa Has Some of the  'Highest Grassroots Adoptions in the World' — Chainalysis Crypto Preview
Africa Has Some of the 'Highest Grassroots Adoptions in the World' — Chainalysis Crypto Preview
25% of South Africans Own Cryptocurrency With Average Value of Assets Held Below $70
25% of South Africans Own Cryptocurrency With Average Value of Assets Held Below $70
Nigeria's CBDC 'a Safer Option' Than Privately Issued Cryptocurrencies: Central Bank Official
Nigeria's CBDC 'a Safer Option' Than Privately Issued Cryptocurrencies: Central Bank Official
Hedge Fund Brevan Howard Expands Crypto Business — Expert Hired to Lead New Digital Asset Unit
Hedge Fund Brevan Howard Expands Crypto Business — Expert Hired to Lead New Digital Asset Unit
US Treasury Department Officials Discuss 'Risks and Benefits Posed by Stablecoins' With Players From Financial Industry
US Treasury Department Officials Discuss 'Risks and Benefits Posed by Stablecoins' With Players From Financial Industry
Zimbabwean Minister Says Cryptocurrency Based Solutions 'Could Lower Charges for Diaspora Remittances'
Zimbabwean Minister Says Cryptocurrency Based Solutions 'Could Lower Charges for Diaspora Remittances'
Bid to Have MTI Ponzi Declared Unlawful Scheme Suffers Setback — More Investors Oppose Motion
Bid to Have MTI Ponzi Declared Unlawful Scheme Suffers Setback — More Investors Oppose Motion
E-Naira Countdown: Nigerian Experts Question Selection of Bitt Inc as Central Bank's Fintech Partner
E-Naira Countdown: Nigerian Experts Question Selection of Bitt Inc as Central Bank's Fintech Partner
Seychelles Examines the Pros and Cons of Licensing Crypto Trading Platforms
Seychelles Examines the Pros and Cons of Licensing Crypto Trading Platforms
Nigerian Central Bank: We Are Not Worried About the Naira's Valuation
Nigerian Central Bank: We Are Not Worried About the Naira's Valuation
South African Exchange Sets New Crypto Withdrawal Limits — Restrictions 'a Deterrent for Illicit Actors'
South African Exchange Sets New Crypto Withdrawal Limits — Restrictions 'a Deterrent for Illicit Actors'
Chairman of Nigerian Economic Crimes Commission: Crypto Growth Is a 'Far Greater Danger to the World Economy'
Chairman of Nigerian Economic Crimes Commission: Crypto Growth Is a 'Far Greater Danger to the World Economy'
African Economist Says Regulated Cryptocurrencies Are Reasonable Alternative to Single Trade Currency
African Economist Says Regulated Cryptocurrencies Are Reasonable Alternative to Single Trade Currency