Africa

Most African Countries Cannot Access Akoin. How True is the One Africa, One Koin Sentiment?
May 12, 2021 at 14:03
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Most African Countries Cannot Access Akoin. How True is the One Africa, One Koin Sentiment?
Back in 2020, a famous rapper Akon launched his own cryptocurrency dubbed Akoin to boost its dream of improving the lives of the citizens of the African continent. But paradoxical is the fact that the token is listed on a platform that is unavailable to most Africans. Consequently, this could significantly slow down the adoption of the coin in the continent.
Other Side of Akon City: How Viable Is the Dream for Ordinary Afticans? Part II. Uganda
Apr 16, 2021 at 13:04
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Other Side of Akon City: How Viable Is the Dream for Ordinary Afticans? Part II. Uganda
Akon is continuing to expand the planning of his futuristic cities across the African continent. Now, Akon wants to expand the project to Uganda, the Pearl of Africa. But how real are these plans for the African population?
Akon Is Building His Futuristic Cities Through the African Continent; Setting the Grounds in Uganda Now
Apr 06, 2021 at 12:30
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Akon Is Building His Futuristic Cities Through the African Continent; Setting the Grounds in Uganda Now
On April 2, Senegalese-American rapper, philanthropist and crypto enthusiast, Akon visited Uganda and met with the President and various entities to discuss possible business opportunities in various sectors. Is this a dream come true for the “One Africa, One Koin” that Akon is preaching?
Nigeria’s Clarification on the Crypto Ban Pushes the Price of Cryptocurrencies Higher
Mar 26, 2021 at 11:45
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Nigeria’s Clarification on the Crypto Ban Pushes the Price of Cryptocurrencies Higher
As the interest in cryptocurrency is seemingly increasing in Africa more than in some of the globe’s developed economies, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has come out to embrace this nascent fintech by saying that Bitcoin and cryptocurrency businesses in Nigeria are not banned at all.
Legal or Not? How Various African Countries Treat Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
Feb 04, 2021 at 16:24
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Legal or Not? How Various African Countries Treat Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
The wave of cryptocurrency adoption in Africa seems to be gaining much traction. So far there are more than 725 million smartphone subscribers in Africa, as per the data by GSM Association, and this means more people in the continent have easy access to cryptocurrency if they so wish or if they develop interest in it.
Cryptocurrency Mining on the African Continent: Challenges and Opportunities
Dec 08, 2020 at 14:42
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Cryptocurrency Mining on the African Continent: Challenges and Opportunities
It is more than 10 years since the first cryptocurrency appeared on earth. The emergence of crypto attracted varied reactions from the different countries of the world. Africa, the second-largest continent is especially lagging in crypto trading and mining. What challenges and opportunities lie on the way of crypto mining growth in Africa?
The Boom of Cryptocurrency Adoption in Africa due to Covid-19 Pandemic
Sep 26, 2020 at 12:23
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The Boom of Cryptocurrency Adoption in Africa due to Covid-19 Pandemic
Due to Covid-19 pandemic we can see a growing interest in Bitcoin and cryptocurrency on the African continent in 2020.
Developing Countries Are Vulnerable to Cryptocurrency Scams
Aug 04, 2020 at 14:18
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Developing Countries Are Vulnerable to Cryptocurrency Scams
The outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic triggered the growth of various kinds of fraudulent activity, including that involving cryptocurrency. Despite such activity harming people from all over the world, the citizens of developing countries seem to be more vulnerable.
Young Africans Are Driving Cryptocurrency Development on the Continent
May 01, 2020 at 14:37
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Young Africans Are Driving Cryptocurrency Development on the Continent
Cryptocurrency and blockchain technology is taking root in Africa’s financial realm. The continent’s youth remains the frontrunners of development.
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