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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.

After Warnings from South African Regulators Binance Rejects Accusations It Provides Financial Advice
After Warnings from South African Regulators Binance Rejects Accusations It Provides Financial Advice
Report: Nigerian Securities and Exchange Commission Sets Up Fintech Division for Crypto Research
Report: Nigerian Securities and Exchange Commission Sets Up Fintech Division for Crypto Research
Mastermind of Zimbabwean Bitcoin Pyramid Scheme Vanishes With $6 Million
Mastermind of Zimbabwean Bitcoin Pyramid Scheme Vanishes With $6 Million
More Zimbabwean Artists Pivot to NFTs as Bubble Concerns Grow
More Zimbabwean Artists Pivot to NFTs as Bubble Concerns Grow
South African Tax Body Updates Crypto Tax Guidance, Confusion Persists
South African Tax Body Updates Crypto Tax Guidance, Confusion Persists
Seychelles Law Enforcement Receives Request to Probe Transfer of 230K Onecoin Bitcoins
Seychelles Law Enforcement Receives Request to Probe Transfer of 230K Onecoin Bitcoins
Central Bank of Nigeria Selects Barbados-Based Fintech Firm as Technical Partner for CBDC Project
Central Bank of Nigeria Selects Barbados-Based Fintech Firm as Technical Partner for CBDC Project
Annual US Dollar Remittances to Nigeria Surge to $34 Billion but Forex Woes Persist
Annual US Dollar Remittances to Nigeria Surge to $34 Billion but Forex Woes Persist
South African Central Bank Governor Reiterates: 'Crypto Is Not Currency'
South African Central Bank Governor Reiterates: 'Crypto Is Not Currency'
Nigerian Central Bank Reveals CBDC Guidelines, Announces Plan to Launch E-Naira Wallet
Nigerian Central Bank Reveals CBDC Guidelines, Announces Plan to Launch E-Naira Wallet
FBI Helps to Train Nigerian Crypto Crime Investigators
FBI Helps to Train Nigerian Crypto Crime Investigators
Publication Fact Checks Claim 32% of Nigerians Held or Used BTC in 2020 — Study Sample Size Questioned
Publication Fact Checks Claim 32% of Nigerians Held or Used BTC in 2020 — Study Sample Size Questioned
The Rise of Fake Crypto Trading Bots: Steps Users Must Take to Avoid Getting Scammed
The Rise of Fake Crypto Trading Bots: Steps Users Must Take to Avoid Getting Scammed
70% of Seychelles Songbird NFTs Sold Some Three Weeks After Launch
70% of Seychelles Songbird NFTs Sold Some Three Weeks After Launch
Crypto Market Resurgence: Exchange Tokens Outperforming BTC
Crypto Market Resurgence: Exchange Tokens Outperforming BTC
Nigerian Foreign Exchange Crisis: Central Bank Issues Warning to Microfinance Banks
Nigerian Foreign Exchange Crisis: Central Bank Issues Warning to Microfinance Banks
Monero Developer Riccardo Spagni Denied Bail After Court Brands Him a Flight Risk
Monero Developer Riccardo Spagni Denied Bail After Court Brands Him a Flight Risk
Central Bank of Somalia Launches New Payment System, Reveals Plans to Print New Shilling Banknotes
Central Bank of Somalia Launches New Payment System, Reveals Plans to Print New Shilling Banknotes
South African Property Firm Begins Accepting Rental Deposits Paid in Crypto
South African Property Firm Begins Accepting Rental Deposits Paid in Crypto
Nigerian Central Bank Freezes Bank Accounts of Fintech Firms, Accuses Them of Violating Forex Regulations
Nigerian Central Bank Freezes Bank Accounts of Fintech Firms, Accuses Them of Violating Forex Regulations
Kenyans Cautioned Against Investing in BTC Company Promising Returns of 400% in Six Hours
Kenyans Cautioned Against Investing in BTC Company Promising Returns of 400% in Six Hours
Young South African Engineer Rues Deleting Computer File Containing Keys to 20 BTC
Young South African Engineer Rues Deleting Computer File Containing Keys to 20 BTC
Bank of Ghana Urged to Resist Developing a CBDC Based on 'Old Traditional Siloed Financial Thinking'
Bank of Ghana Urged to Resist Developing a CBDC Based on 'Old Traditional Siloed Financial Thinking'
Blockchain Entrepreneur to Regulators: 'Crypto Community a Useful Ally'
Blockchain Entrepreneur to Regulators: 'Crypto Community a Useful Ally'
Global Charity Organization Launches Crypto-Based Vouchers for Vulnerable Groups in Kenya, Ecuador
Global Charity Organization Launches Crypto-Based Vouchers for Vulnerable Groups in Kenya, Ecuador
Bank of Ghana Selects German Technology Firm as Partner for CBDC Project
Bank of Ghana Selects German Technology Firm as Partner for CBDC Project
South African Expert Says Tax-Dodging Crypto Traders Face Heightened Jail Threat
South African Expert Says Tax-Dodging Crypto Traders Face Heightened Jail Threat
Kucoin Boss on Strategy After Hack: 'We Chose to Act'
Kucoin Boss on Strategy After Hack: 'We Chose to Act'
Report: Nigeria's Digital Currency to Be Designated 'Critical National Infrastructure'
Report: Nigeria's Digital Currency to Be Designated 'Critical National Infrastructure'
Personal Savings Feature Added to West African Platform Facilitating Crypto-to-Fiat Conversion
Personal Savings Feature Added to West African Platform Facilitating Crypto-to-Fiat Conversion
Uganda Blockchain Association Endorses Calls for the Creation of Crypto Regulatory Framework
Uganda Blockchain Association Endorses Calls for the Creation of Crypto Regulatory Framework
Save the Children Senior Advisor: We Chose ADA Because Its Backed by the Cardano Foundation
Save the Children Senior Advisor: We Chose ADA Because Its Backed by the Cardano Foundation
Using a Crypto Loan App to Bring Financial Services to Excluded Groups in Africa
Using a Crypto Loan App to Bring Financial Services to Excluded Groups in Africa
FBI Joins Probe Into Collapsed South African Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme
FBI Joins Probe Into Collapsed South African Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme
South African Start-Up Aims To Shield Merchants From Crypto Price Swings
South African Start-Up Aims To Shield Merchants From Crypto Price Swings
Two Masterminds in Last Ditch Effort to Stall Liquidation of MTI
Two Masterminds in Last Ditch Effort to Stall Liquidation of MTI
South Africa Bitcoin Heist: Court Grants Liquidators Authority to Track Missing Africrypt Investor Funds
South Africa Bitcoin Heist: Court Grants Liquidators Authority to Track Missing Africrypt Investor Funds
Kenyan Insurance Executive Calls Cryptocurrencies Ponzi Schemes, Warns Users This Will 'End in Tears'
Kenyan Insurance Executive Calls Cryptocurrencies Ponzi Schemes, Warns Users This Will 'End in Tears'
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%