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Cointext Rolls Out Mobile BCH Services in Bangladesh, Now Services 38 Countries

Cointext Rolls Out Mobile BCH Services in Bangladesh, Now Services 38 Countries

Cointext has launched internet-free mobile BCH wallet services to users in Bangladesh. The announcement comes following the recent rollout of Cointext’s services in many...
Steady Rise in Small Businesses Accepting Bitcoin Payments in Kenya

Steady Rise in Small Businesses Accepting Bitcoin Payments in Kenya

Kenyan health services provider Health Land Spa has started taking BTC and other cryptocurrencies as a means of payment with a view to increasing...

Outrage Over Union Bank of Nigeria’s Threat to Close Crypto-Related Accounts

Nigerian digital asset owners have reacted angrily to Union Bank's threat to close all cryptocurrency-linked accounts. Investors have accused the local banking system of...
Nigeria's Union Bank Threatens to Shut Down Cryptocurrency-Related Accounts

Nigeria’s Union Bank Threatens to Shut Down Cryptocurrency-Related Accounts

A large commercial bank in Nigeria has threatened to shut down an undisclosed number of cryptocurrency-related accounts without explanation. Lagos-based Union Bank claims that...
Nigeria's Opposition Leader Promises Cryptocurrency Policy If Elected President

Nigeria’s Opposition Leader Promises Cryptocurrency Policy If Elected President

Nigeria's main opposition leader and former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, has said the country will adopt blockchain technology and cryptocurrency if he is voted...
Zimbabweans Use BTC to Pay For Food Hampers Amid Foreign Currency Crisis

Zimbabweans Use BTC to Pay for Food Hampers Amid Foreign Currency Crisis

Study263, a Zimbabwean-owned fintech startup operating from South Africa, has opened an online store allowing Zimbabweans to buy food hampers that are delivered directly...
Namibian Bitcoin Trading Platform BTN Trudges on Despite Partial Crypto Ban

Namibian Bitcoin Trading Platform BTN Perseveres Despite Partial Crypto Ban

Bitcoin Trade Namibia (BTN), an emerging bitcoin marketplace, is trying to make things work for Namibians keen on investing in digital assets, even though...

Survey: South Africans Turning to Crypto as Hedge Against Volatility of the Rand

A survey by Luno, a London-based cryptocurrency platform, has revealed that a growing number of people in South Africa prefer holding cryptocurrencies such as...
Pan-African African Organisation Launches Framework to Maximize Trade Using Cryptocurrency

Pan-African Organization Launches Framework to Encourage Cryptocurrency Trade

On Nov. 2, the African Digital Asset Framework (ADAF) launched with a mandate to promote cryptocurrency commerce within the continent. Co-founder Felix Macharia said...
Africa Dominates P2P Bitcoin Exchange Paxful With $64 Million Trades Each Month

Africa Dominates Trade Volume on P2P Bitcoin Exchange Paxful

Paxful Inc., a peer-to-peer bitcoin exchange, is seeing significant growth in Africa. The U.S.-based company said Africans now accounted for the largest number of...