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Nigerian Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Contradicts Central Bank, Says Cryptocurrencies Must Be Regulated and Not Prohibited
Nigerian Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Contradicts Central Bank, Says Cryptocurrencies Must Be Regulated and Not Prohibited
Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Defends Decision to Exclude Crypto Players, Says the Order Is 'in the Best Interests of Nigerians'
Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Defends Decision to Exclude Crypto Players, Says the Order Is 'in the Best Interests of Nigerians'
Cryptocurrency Adoption Passes Another Milestone Surpassing 100 Million Users
Cryptocurrency Adoption Passes Another Milestone Surpassing 100 Million Users
Thailand Authorities Are Targeting Japanese Crypto Holders to Boost Tourism
Thailand Authorities Are Targeting Japanese Crypto Holders to Boost Tourism
Nigeria Crypto Ban: Bitcoin Sells for $76K as Deposits on Centralized Exchanges Plummet
Nigeria Crypto Ban: Bitcoin Sells for $76K as Deposits on Centralized Exchanges Plummet
Nigeria Crypto Ban: Stakeholder Body, Politicians Assail Central Bank's Directive to Financial Institutions
Nigeria Crypto Ban: Stakeholder Body, Politicians Assail Central Bank's Directive to Financial Institutions
Central Bank of Nigeria Denies It Has Placed New Restrictions on Cryptocurrencies — Uses Debunked Claims to Justify New Directive
Central Bank of Nigeria Denies It Has Placed New Restrictions on Cryptocurrencies — Uses Debunked Claims to Justify New Directive
Central Bank of Nigeria Orders Banks to Close Accounts of Crypto Clients
Central Bank of Nigeria Orders Banks to Close Accounts of Crypto Clients
African Hip Hop Artist Davido 'Thinking of Starting a Bitcoin Trading Company'
African Hip Hop Artist Davido 'Thinking of Starting a Bitcoin Trading Company'
Nigerian Youth Propels the Country to the Top of Google Bitcoin Search Rankings
Nigerian Youth Propels the Country to the Top of Google Bitcoin Search Rankings
Indian Doctors Warn of Illegal Covid-19 Vaccine Sales for Bitcoin: Citizens Urged to Wait for Government Approved Vaccine
Indian Doctors Warn of Illegal Covid-19 Vaccine Sales for Bitcoin: Citizens Urged to Wait for Government Approved Vaccine
Ghanaian Startup Bitsika Africa Processed $40 Million in Crypto Remittances in 2020, up 3,900% Year-on-Year
Ghanaian Startup Bitsika Africa Processed $40 Million in Crypto Remittances in 2020, up 3,900% Year-on-Year
Central Bank of Iran Official Says Cryptocurrencies Have 'Made No Contribution to Bypassing Sanctions'
Central Bank of Iran Official Says Cryptocurrencies Have 'Made No Contribution to Bypassing Sanctions'
Nigeria Is Paxful's Second Biggest P2P Bitcoin Market, Trades Top $566 Million in Five Years
Nigeria Is Paxful's Second Biggest P2P Bitcoin Market, Trades Top $566 Million in Five Years
Brazil Revenue Collector's Data Shows Cryptocurrency Volumes Exceed $6 Billion Between January and September
Brazil Revenue Collector's Data Shows Cryptocurrency Volumes Exceed $6 Billion Between January and September
Bitcoin Is Going Through the Roof in Argentina While the Government Imposes New Taxes
Bitcoin Is Going Through the Roof in Argentina While the Government Imposes New Taxes
Nigeria's Yellow Card Processes $165 Million in Crypto Remittances So Far This Year
Nigeria's Yellow Card Processes $165 Million in Crypto Remittances So Far This Year
Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Decries the Use of Parallel Exchange Rate as Citizens Switch to Crypto
Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Decries the Use of Parallel Exchange Rate as Citizens Switch to Crypto
Former Microsoft Engineer Says Nigerian Expatriates Are Using Bitcoin to Circumvent Country’s Overvalued Exchange Rate
Former Microsoft Engineer Says Nigerian Expatriates Are Using Bitcoin to Circumvent Country’s Overvalued Exchange Rate
Mexican Billionaire Ricardo Pliego Invests 10% of Liquid Portfolio in Bitcoin- Says the Crypto Shields Against Wealth Expropriation
Mexican Billionaire Ricardo Pliego Invests 10% of Liquid Portfolio in Bitcoin- Says the Crypto Shields Against Wealth Expropriation
8 Countries Stricken With Rampant Inflation See Bitcoin Prices Touch All-Time Highs
8 Countries Stricken With Rampant Inflation See Bitcoin Prices Touch All-Time Highs
Venezuela To Start Using Cryptocurrency in Global Trade in Efforts To Fend off U.S. Sanctions
Venezuela To Start Using Cryptocurrency in Global Trade in Efforts To Fend off U.S. Sanctions
Argentina’s Peso Plunges After Central Bank Tightens Foreign Exchange Controls: Citizens Discuss Bitcoin Adoption
Argentina’s Peso Plunges After Central Bank Tightens Foreign Exchange Controls: Citizens Discuss Bitcoin Adoption
Inflation Hit Ethiopia Demonetizes Currency To Curb Cash Hoarding
Inflation Hit Ethiopia Demonetizes Currency To Curb Cash Hoarding
Forex Strapped Nigeria Designates Crypto Assets as Securities
Forex Strapped Nigeria Designates Crypto Assets as Securities
Fiat Devaluation Drives Retail Bitcoin Transfers in Africa 56% in a Year: Report
Fiat Devaluation Drives Retail Bitcoin Transfers in Africa 56% in a Year: Report
Report: Russia Remains a 'Key Market for Crypto,' Commands the 3rd Largest Bitcoin Hashrate in the World
Report: Russia Remains a 'Key Market for Crypto,' Commands the 3rd Largest Bitcoin Hashrate in the World
P2P Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Africa Pivot: Nigeria and Kenya the Target Markets
P2P Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Africa Pivot: Nigeria and Kenya the Target Markets
Nigeria's Foreign Currency Crisis Boon for Bitcoin: Country Tops Wallet Downloads Ahead of the US
Nigeria's Foreign Currency Crisis Boon for Bitcoin: Country Tops Wallet Downloads Ahead of the US
High Fees Make BTC Less Appealing for Remittances in Africa: 'Pray Blocks Happen Quickly'
High Fees Make BTC Less Appealing for Remittances in Africa: 'Pray Blocks Happen Quickly'
Cryptocurrencies Spread 4X Faster in Undeveloped Countries: Blockchain Analysis Report
Cryptocurrencies Spread 4X Faster in Undeveloped Countries: Blockchain Analysis Report
South Africa Leads Crypto Revolution in Africa – Challenges Spur and Slow Adoption
South Africa Leads Crypto Revolution in Africa – Challenges Spur and Slow Adoption
Darknet Vendors Work Overtime as Police Halt Drug Arrests
Darknet Vendors Work Overtime as Police Halt Drug Arrests
Relm Launches Insurance Coverage for Cryptocurrency and Cannabis Groups in Tough Regulatory Climate
Relm Launches Insurance Coverage for Cryptocurrency and Cannabis Groups in Tough Regulatory Climate
Eastern Europe Sees More Fiat Options for Trading Crypto
Eastern Europe Sees More Fiat Options for Trading Crypto
How SLP Dividends Can Tokenize Anything, Including the Stock Market
How SLP Dividends Can Tokenize Anything, Including the Stock Market
Bitcoin Cash Acceptance and Community Growth Ramp Up
Bitcoin Cash Acceptance and Community Growth Ramp Up
Distrust of the Bolivar Prompts Venezuelans to Seek Sound Money
Distrust of the Bolivar Prompts Venezuelans to Seek Sound Money
How Crypto-Based Microfinance Benefits Small Businesses
How Crypto-Based Microfinance Benefits Small Businesses
Crypto-Based Transfers Can Cut Remittance Costs in Africa by 90%
Crypto-Based Transfers Can Cut Remittance Costs in Africa by 90%
The Struggle to Buy Bitcoin in Crypto-Starved Botswana
The Struggle to Buy Bitcoin in Crypto-Starved Botswana
Why Africa Continues to Lag Behind in Cryptocurrency Adoption
Why Africa Continues to Lag Behind in Cryptocurrency Adoption
Startup Company Sets up Bitcoin ATM in Botswana
Startup Company Sets up Bitcoin ATM in Botswana
One Man’s Quest to Make Buenos Aires a Bitcoin City
One Man’s Quest to Make Buenos Aires a Bitcoin City
Bitcoin Cash Merchant Acceptance Is Thriving in These 3 Regions
Bitcoin Cash Merchant Acceptance Is Thriving in These 3 Regions
High Cost Slows Down Bitcoin ATM Growth in Africa
High Cost Slows Down Bitcoin ATM Growth in Africa
Cryptograffiti's Latest 'Running Bitcoin' Portrait Sees Auction Bids of Over $30K
Cryptograffiti's Latest 'Running Bitcoin' Portrait Sees Auction Bids of Over $30K
Panda Exchange Deploys Hybrid Point of Sale and Crypto ATM in Bogota
Panda Exchange Deploys Hybrid Point of Sale and Crypto ATM in Bogota
Dropgangs and Dead Drops: Report Highlights Evolving Darknet Market Opsec
Dropgangs and Dead Drops: Report Highlights Evolving Darknet Market Opsec
Venezuelan BCH Proponents Bolster Cryptocurrency Use Cases and Adoption
Venezuelan BCH Proponents Bolster Cryptocurrency Use Cases and Adoption