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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%
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
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
Parliament of West Africa Economic Block Cautions Against Use of Cryptocurrencies
Parliament of West Africa Economic Block Cautions Against Use of Cryptocurrencies
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
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'
Rwanda Central Bank Joins CBDC Bandwagon After Announcing Digital Currency Research
Rwanda Central Bank Joins CBDC Bandwagon After Announcing Digital Currency Research
Bank of Uganda Launches Regulatory Sandbox Framework — One Fintech Firm Already Approved
Bank of Uganda Launches Regulatory Sandbox Framework — One Fintech Firm Already Approved
Out of All the American States Study Shows Hawaii Expressed the Most Crypto Demand This Year
Out of All the American States Study Shows Hawaii Expressed the Most Crypto Demand This Year
Experts: Regulatory Uncertainty and Slow Embrace Hampering Crypto Growth in Kenya
Experts: Regulatory Uncertainty and Slow Embrace Hampering Crypto Growth in Kenya
A Look at Why Venezuela Is the Third Country With the Most Crypto Adoption
A Look at Why Venezuela Is the Third Country With the Most Crypto Adoption
Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Says "Digital Currency Will Come to Life" but Attacks Volatile Cryptocurrencies
Central Bank of Nigeria Governor Says "Digital Currency Will Come to Life" but Attacks Volatile Cryptocurrencies
Nigeria Bureau De Change Association Boss Accuses Speculators of Destabilizing the Naira— Says Central Bank Funding Will End Currency Woes
Nigeria Bureau De Change Association Boss Accuses Speculators of Destabilizing the Naira— Says Central Bank Funding Will End Currency Woes
Kenyan Regulator Commends Its Regulatory Sandbox— Says the Test Phase Enables It to Have Interactions With Innovators
Kenyan Regulator Commends Its Regulatory Sandbox— Says the Test Phase Enables It to Have Interactions With Innovators
Report: Over 100,000 African Youths Have Participated in Binance's Crypto Education Initiative
Report: Over 100,000 African Youths Have Participated in Binance's Crypto Education Initiative
Nigeria Devalues Currency as Central Bank Moves to Unify Exchange Rates
Nigeria Devalues Currency as Central Bank Moves to Unify Exchange Rates
Official Remittances to Nigeria Plummet by Almost 40% in a Year When Crypto Use Surged
Official Remittances to Nigeria Plummet by Almost 40% in a Year When Crypto Use Surged
Official Remittance Inflows to Zimbabwe Surged to $1 Billion After Covid-19 Restrictions Forced Migrants to Use Formal Channels
Official Remittance Inflows to Zimbabwe Surged to $1 Billion After Covid-19 Restrictions Forced Migrants to Use Formal Channels
Bitcoin Cash Argentina Runs Flipstarter to Boost Adoption in the Country
Bitcoin Cash Argentina Runs Flipstarter to Boost Adoption in the Country
Binance Reaches Twitter Trending Topic Status in Venezuela
Binance Reaches Twitter Trending Topic Status in Venezuela
Report Finds Argentineans Are Becoming Increasingly Interested in Bitcoin, Ethereum and Stablecoins
Report Finds Argentineans Are Becoming Increasingly Interested in Bitcoin, Ethereum and Stablecoins
Venture Capitalist Proposes a Single Decentralized Crypto as a Solution to Boost Africa's Inter-Regional Trade
Venture Capitalist Proposes a Single Decentralized Crypto as a Solution to Boost Africa's Inter-Regional Trade
Nigeria's Cryptocurrency Traded Volumes on P2P Platform Top $1.5 Billion
Nigeria's Cryptocurrency Traded Volumes on P2P Platform Top $1.5 Billion
Venezuelan Minimum Wage Reaches $3 as More Venezuelans Take Refuge in Cryptocurrencies
Venezuelan Minimum Wage Reaches $3 as More Venezuelans Take Refuge in Cryptocurrencies
Some African Crypto Users See Bitcoin as an Alternative Source of Retirement Income
Some African Crypto Users See Bitcoin as an Alternative Source of Retirement Income
Cardano Blockchain Infrastructure Selected in a New Drive to Bring Sustainable Internet Connectivity to Zanzibar and Tanzania
Cardano Blockchain Infrastructure Selected in a New Drive to Bring Sustainable Internet Connectivity to Zanzibar and Tanzania
African Property Development Firm Partners Online Leasing Platform in a BTC for Solar Cells Scheme
African Property Development Firm Partners Online Leasing Platform in a BTC for Solar Cells Scheme
Major Venezuelan Aviation Academy Enables Bitcoin Payments as Crypto Adoption Keeps Rising in the Country
Major Venezuelan Aviation Academy Enables Bitcoin Payments as Crypto Adoption Keeps Rising in the Country
Egypt's Growing P2P Volumes Being Driven by Crypto Traders Under the Age of 34
Egypt's Growing P2P Volumes Being Driven by Crypto Traders Under the Age of 34
Another South African Company Reveals Plans to List a Crypto ETF on Local Stock Exchange
Another South African Company Reveals Plans to List a Crypto ETF on Local Stock Exchange
P2P Bitcoin Traders in Nigeria Think Outside the Box in the Wake of CBN Restrictions
P2P Bitcoin Traders in Nigeria Think Outside the Box in the Wake of CBN Restrictions
How African Users Can Buy and Trade Bitcoin Cash Without Facing KYC or Geoblocking Hurdles
How African Users Can Buy and Trade Bitcoin Cash Without Facing KYC or Geoblocking Hurdles
P2P Bitcoin Trade Volumes Surge in Kenya and Ghana but Nigeria Still Dominates
P2P Bitcoin Trade Volumes Surge in Kenya and Ghana but Nigeria Still Dominates
Ripple Partner Mercury FX Accepted Into 'First Cohort' of a South African Regulatory Sandbox
Ripple Partner Mercury FX Accepted Into 'First Cohort' of a South African Regulatory Sandbox
Study Finds South Koreans Aged 20-39 Mainly Invest up to $100 in Cryptocurrencies
Study Finds South Koreans Aged 20-39 Mainly Invest up to $100 in Cryptocurrencies
African Migrants Are Turning to Cryptocurrency Platforms for 'Low-Fee Remittances'
African Migrants Are Turning to Cryptocurrency Platforms for 'Low-Fee Remittances'
Major Venezuelan Satellite TV Provider Enables Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Payments
Major Venezuelan Satellite TV Provider Enables Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Payments
South African Companies Convert Cash Holdings Into BTC— Crypto Asset Is Hedge Against Devaluation
South African Companies Convert Cash Holdings Into BTC— Crypto Asset Is Hedge Against Devaluation
Central Bank of Nigeria Official Reiterates Nigerian Residents Free to Trade Cryptos: Directive Only Applies to Banking Sector
Central Bank of Nigeria Official Reiterates Nigerian Residents Free to Trade Cryptos: Directive Only Applies to Banking Sector
Nigeria to Pay 1.2 Cents for Each Dollar Remitted to the Country to Combat Cryptocurrency Use
Nigeria to Pay 1.2 Cents for Each Dollar Remitted to the Country to Combat Cryptocurrency Use
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