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Nigerian Central Bank Hikes Key Interest Rate Just Days After Naira Plunges to New Low
Nigerian Central Bank Hikes Key Interest Rate Just Days After Naira Plunges to New Low
Fintech Unicorn Flutterwave Granted 'Game Changing' License by Nigerian Central Bank
Fintech Unicorn Flutterwave Granted 'Game Changing' License by Nigerian Central Bank
Report: Nigerian Central Bank Targets Tenfold Increase in Number of CBDC Users, Governor Says Use of Cash Will 'Dissipate to Zero'
Report: Nigerian Central Bank Targets Tenfold Increase in Number of CBDC Users, Governor Says Use of Cash Will 'Dissipate to Zero'
Nigerian Central Bank Told to Consider Floating the Naira, Recent Interest Rate Hike Slammed
Nigerian Central Bank Told to Consider Floating the Naira, Recent Interest Rate Hike Slammed
Nigerian Lenders Frustrating CBDC's Adoption — Central Bank Governor
Nigerian Lenders Frustrating CBDC's Adoption — Central Bank Governor
Nigerian Central Bank Governor Says Fintechs and Cryptos Change the Way Financial Systems Function
Nigerian Central Bank Governor Says Fintechs and Cryptos Change the Way Financial Systems Function
Report: Nigerian Central Bank Incentive Scheme Failed to Halt Naira Depreciation
Report: Nigerian Central Bank Incentive Scheme Failed to Halt Naira Depreciation
Organizer of Binance-Sponsored Crypto Tour Says Campaign Was Successful
Organizer of Binance-Sponsored Crypto Tour Says Campaign Was Successful
Report: Kenyan and Nigerian Central Bankers Attack Cryptocurrencies but Endorse CBDCs
Report: Kenyan and Nigerian Central Bankers Attack Cryptocurrencies but Endorse CBDCs
Report: Nigerian Crypto Restrictions and Twitter Ban Have 'Crippled Foreign Direct Investment in the Fintech Industry'
Report: Nigerian Crypto Restrictions and Twitter Ban Have 'Crippled Foreign Direct Investment in the Fintech Industry'
Study Finds 33.4 Million Nigerian Adults Hold or Have Traded Crypto in Last 6 Months
Study Finds 33.4 Million Nigerian Adults Hold or Have Traded Crypto in Last 6 Months
Report: Four Nigerian Lenders Penalized for Failing to Block Crypto Transactions
Report: Four Nigerian Lenders Penalized for Failing to Block Crypto Transactions
Rwanda May Not Reach Decision on CBDC Issuance Until End of 2022 — Central Bank Official
Rwanda May Not Reach Decision on CBDC Issuance Until End of 2022 — Central Bank Official
Nigerian Blockchain Advocacy Group Says 'Crypto Is Legit' — Calls for Regulation of Industry
Nigerian Blockchain Advocacy Group Says 'Crypto Is Legit' — Calls for Regulation of Industry
Nigerian Crypto Firm Executive: Central Bank Prohibition Led to Growth in Crypto Awareness
Nigerian Crypto Firm Executive: Central Bank Prohibition Led to Growth in Crypto Awareness
Yellow Card Announces It's Resuming Deposits and Withdrawals via the Naira
Yellow Card Announces It's Resuming Deposits and Withdrawals via the Naira
An African Perspective on Why the World Needs Cryptocurrencies
An African Perspective on Why the World Needs Cryptocurrencies
Nigerian Government Minister Calls for Regulation of Crypto, Considers Additional Body 'to Play That Role'
Nigerian Government Minister Calls for Regulation of Crypto, Considers Additional Body 'to Play That Role'
Nigerian Experts: CBDC Still Unattractive to Users Despite Claim of 'Excellent' Adoption Rate
Nigerian Experts: CBDC Still Unattractive to Users Despite Claim of 'Excellent' Adoption Rate
Zimbabwe Central Bank Chief: 'We Don’t Believe in Cryptocurrencies'
Zimbabwe Central Bank Chief: 'We Don’t Believe in Cryptocurrencies'
Nigerian Central Bank Wants Financial Institutions to Develop Products Based on Its CBDC
Nigerian Central Bank Wants Financial Institutions to Develop Products Based on Its CBDC
Nigerian Crypto and Blockchain Advocacy Group: Freezing or Closure of Bank Accounts Not Supported by Law
Nigerian Crypto and Blockchain Advocacy Group: Freezing or Closure of Bank Accounts Not Supported by Law
Central Bank's Targeting of P2P Crypto Transactions Forces Startup to Quit Nigeria
Central Bank's Targeting of P2P Crypto Transactions Forces Startup to Quit Nigeria
Kenya Central Bank Governor on CBDC: It's About Getting It Right Rather Than Being First
Kenya Central Bank Governor on CBDC: It's About Getting It Right Rather Than Being First
Nigerian Remittances Rebound as Country Tops Sub Sahara Africa — Sending Costs Still High
Nigerian Remittances Rebound as Country Tops Sub Sahara Africa — Sending Costs Still High
IMF Says Nigerian CBDC Drawing Global Interest, Warns of Associated Risks
IMF Says Nigerian CBDC Drawing Global Interest, Warns of Associated Risks
Nigeria Central Bank Governor: Cryptocurrency Is a Product 'Embedded in High Level of Illegality'
Nigeria Central Bank Governor: Cryptocurrency Is a Product 'Embedded in High Level of Illegality'
Analysts: Lack of Trust in Nigerian Government an Impediment to CBDC's Success Prospects
Analysts: Lack of Trust in Nigerian Government an Impediment to CBDC's Success Prospects
Nigerian Experts Insist Africa's First CBDC Is Presently Not for the Unbanked
Nigerian Experts Insist Africa's First CBDC Is Presently Not for the Unbanked
CBDC Could Increase Nigeria’s GDP by $29 Billion in 10 Years: President Buhari
CBDC Could Increase Nigeria’s GDP by $29 Billion in 10 Years: President Buhari
Nigerian Judge Rules in Favor of Accused Crypto Startup, Accounts to Be Reopened
Nigerian Judge Rules in Favor of Accused Crypto Startup, Accounts to Be Reopened
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari to Unveil Country's CBDC
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari to Unveil Country's CBDC
Nigerian Central Bank Says It Is Now Ready to Launch CBDC, Downplays Previous Failure
Nigerian Central Bank Says It Is Now Ready to Launch CBDC, Downplays Previous Failure
Nigerian Vice President Says Current Naira Exchange Rate 'Artificially Low'
Nigerian Vice President Says Current Naira Exchange Rate 'Artificially Low'
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
Nigerians Optimistic CBDC Will Improve Payments and Help Promote Cryptocurrencies
Nigerians Optimistic CBDC Will Improve Payments and Help Promote Cryptocurrencies
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'
Nigeria CBDC Countdown: Central Bank Delays E-Naira Rollout
Nigeria CBDC Countdown: Central Bank Delays E-Naira Rollout
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
Nigerian Central Bank Threats Force Parallel Exchange Rate Tracker to Suspend Service
Nigerian Central Bank Threats Force Parallel Exchange Rate Tracker to Suspend Service
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
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
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
Nigerian Central Bank: We Are Not Worried About the Naira's Valuation
Nigerian Central Bank: We Are Not Worried About the Naira's Valuation
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
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
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