Wednesday, 29th November 2023


22 Nov
Binance boss Changpeng Zhao has become the most powerful cryptocurrency figure to fall in a two-year period chaotic even by the standards of the notoriously volatile industry. Zhao stepped down as CEO of Binance -- the largest crypto exchange in the world -- after he and the company pleaded guilty on Tuesday to sweeping US…
14 Aug
Bright Enabulele, the creator of Oduwacoin, which is the first pan-African cryptocurrency, has reacted to the call by Bureaux De Change (BDC) operators for the Federal Government (FG) to ban Binance in Nigeria. Recall that last week, the Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON) called on FG to ban the operations of…
9 Jun
The world's largest cryptocurrency exchange Binance said late Thursday it was halting US dollar deposits and encouraged clients to withdraw their dollars by early next week, following charges leveled by the government.
3 Apr
Binance, the world’s leading blockchain ecosystem and cryptocurrency infrastructure provider, has announced its collaboration with Showmax, Africa's original video streaming service to further promote crypto adoption on the continent, by offering the first 500 new enrollees a one-month subscription on the SVOD platform for Easter.
15 Mar
Binance, the world’s leading blockchain ecosystem and cryptocurrency infrastructure provider has collaborated with ScholarX (LearnAM), a social impact startup that helps young Africans access quality skills training, to drive blockchain adoption across rural markets in Nigeria with the use of localized languages namely Yoruba, Igbo, Hause, and Pidgin English. With an aim to increase crypto…
8 Dec 2022
For many organisations across the global business landscape, the last few weeks of the year are typically laden with appraisals and evaluations aimed at examining the overall performance and highlights of the concluding year.
4 Dec 2022
Binance, one of the world's leading block chain and crypto currency providers has recently taken active steps of its own to restore users’ confidence in the ecosystem. The provider unveiled some of the initiatives they have introduced to the community: In a statement by Binance, it stated that it is topping up Secure Asset Fund…


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*Demand for local grows by 284% Spotify has unveiled this year's edition of Wrapped, its highly anticipated yearly recap of listeners' musical journeys. This immersive experience provides users with a comprehensive overview of their year in music, allowing them to reflect on their preferences and discover hidden gems. This year's Wrapped showcases the remarkable diversity…
10 mins ago
Prominent Civil Rights Advocacy Group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has faulted President Bola Tinubu’s recent reconstitution of the management board of the Nigeria National Petroleum Company Limited, saying it breached a binding Judgement of a competent court of law.
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LAGOS, Nigeria, 29 November 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-   FBS, a leading global broker, collaborated with the charity organization Helpers Social Development Foundation (HSDF) to improve the educational experience for students at Community Primary School Imezi-Olo in Ezeagu Local Government Area, Nigeria. Global broker funded the purchase of school supplies, uniforms, and whiteboards that over 100 students would…
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LUSAKA, Zambia, 29 November 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The Africa CDC and the Mastercard Foundation have entered a new phase of their partnership on the Saving Lives and Livelihoods initiative in the aftermath of WHO’s declaration of the end of COVID-19 pandemic as a public health emergency of international concern. The Saving Lives and Livelihoods initiative, a bold…
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In a touching story that unfolds in Abia state, Nigeria, Israel Kennedy found himself facing a poignant decision when his home church, the Assemblies of God Church in Aba, declined to officiate his wedding with fiancée Miss Rose due to her pregnancy. The unexpected twist occurred just hours before the scheduled ceremony, leaving the couple…
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A non-governmental organisation, Alliances for Africa, AfA has inaugurated an 30-man committee tasked with the responsibility of tackling and ending violence against women and girls prevalence in Imo State.
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The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Benjamin Okezie Kalu has decried the exodus of medical professionals from the country.
1 hour ago
Director General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons, (NAPTIP), Professor Fatima Waziri-Azi, has called on partners in the fight against Sexual and Gender Based Violence, (SGBV), to step up advocacy efforts towards preventing and tackling the issue.
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Singapore has said it is considering building artificial islands off its east coast to protect low-lying areas against rising sea levels caused by climate change. Engineering and environmental impact studies for the "Long Island" project will start in 2024 and take five years to finish, National Development Minister Desmond Lee said Tuesday. Land reclaimed for…
2 hours ago
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the November governorship poll in Imo state Sam Anyanwu has vowed to "recover his stolen mandate" through legal means. Anyanwu described the declaration of Hope Uzodinma of the ruling All Progressives Congress as a "rape of democracy". He insisted that the election was marred by "all manner…