Bank Of Ghana To Pilot CBDC With German Securities Printing Firm G+D

Aug. 11, 2021, 11:47 p.m.

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) is making another step towards the development of a central bank digital currency (CBDC) by partnering with a German currency technology provider.

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South Africa Records The Biggest Cryptocurrency Scam Ever

June 30, 2021, 11:38 a.m.

However, in April of this year, Ameer Cajee, COO of AfriCrypt, the main suspect in this crime, informed users that the platform had been attacked by hackers. Once it claimed it had been hacked, the company allegedly urged its investors through an email not to report as authorities would frustrate recovery efforts.“We urge all clients to please be patient as we attempt to resolve the situation at hand. It is understandable that clients may proceed the legal route, but we ask clients to please acknowledge that this will only delay the recovery process,” the email read

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Minit Money Chosen For The First Cohort Of SA’s IFWG Regulatory Sandbox

June 17, 2021, 3:12 p.m.

Centbee’s Minit Money is a cross border app that allows people in South Africa to send money at a low cost to loved ones in Nigeria, Uganda, Zimbabwe, and Ghana.

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Kotani Pay Partners With Pezesha To Enable Blockchain-powered Merchant Marketplace Lending

May 10, 2021, 3:08 p.m.

Kotani Pay has partnered with Kenya’s Pezesha to enable blockchain-powered lending to merchants across supply chain verticals in Kenya and Ghana.

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After Dropping Out Of College In Nigeria, These Tech Entrepreneurs Have Now Been Snapped Up By The Influential Y Combinator

May 3, 2021, 10:54 a.m.

Flux is a cryptocurrency remittance app. It lets users convert sovereign currencies into crypto and then send those funds overseas, claiming to make the process of international cash transfers faster and more efficient.

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CryptoLocally Acquires Finance Bridge Trading Academy

April 27, 2021, 10:17 a.m.

CryptoLocally is starting its education program with a focus on Africa because traditional financial institutions have failed to provide financial services to the masses.

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