Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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Opens new office location in Abuja Paxful, the leading global peer-to-peer fintech platform, recently opened PaxNaija, a new cryptocurrency educational centre in Nigeria. The opening event had representation from the public and private sectors, cryptocurrency market players as well as Paxful users. The office currently employs 10 people and has a square footage of 1,78sq…
15 Oct
Bitcoin breached the $60,000 mark for the first time since April on growing optimism that American regulators will greenlight the first US futures exchange-traded fund for the cryptocurrency.
14 Oct
The lightning network could be a second-layer innovation connected to Bitcoin, which employs micropayment chains to make strides in the capacity to perform exchanges. Transactions in lightning systems are quicker, cheaper, and easier to validate than those carried out directly on the bitcoin blockchain (i.e., on-chain). The lightning network built into the decongestion of the…
3 Oct
Bitcoin's underlying technology is the silver lining that ensures the enhanced security of users' information and transaction data. However, the cryptocurrency's anonymity protection also makes it more attractive to hackers and thieves. Unfortunately, Bitcoin has a grey area in certain jurisdictions. And, that makes the law enforcement authorities in those regions pay little attention to…
3 Oct
Bitcoin theft is a widely reported issue in the press, making many people wonder whether it is safe to invest in cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin's underlying blockchain technology boasts enhanced security but, it is a human creation and could be vulnerable to attacks like any other innovation. Nevertheless, knowing how the theft occurs is essential to protecting…
2 Oct
It is a common argument that Bitcoin only favors the tech-savvy and financially affluent members of society. However, many studies have proven Bitcoin could be one of the greatest weapons for fighting poverty and financial deprivation. There are many ways through which unemployed people can benefit from Bitcoin. The following article discusses how Bitcoin helps…
2 Oct
Online gambling is a rapidly evolving industry alongside different digital technologies. Today, more industries accept blockchain and cryptocurrencies due to the security they bring while easing transactions. With the continued evolution of online casinos, Bitcoin and other virtual currencies will significantly impact internet gaming’s future. Bitcoin casinos are already taking internet gambling to a new…
2 Oct
Bitcoin is a trendy cryptocurrency with many users across the world. Both Bitcoin and gambling are legal in most countries. While creating Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto envisioned a world where people would use this digital currency for almost all transactions. Therefore, it’s not surprising that the traditional banking system wants to control or eliminate Bitcoin. But…
17 Sep
Hungarian bitcoin enthusiasts unveiled a statue in Budapest on Thursday which they say is the first in the world to honour Satoshi Nakamoto, the enigmatic inventor of the virtual currency. The bronze bust is of a hooded figure, in an allusion to the fact that the true identity of Nakamoto -- a pseudonym -- is…
16 Sep
With offers of loans and interest-earning accounts, more new Cyptocurrency firms are straying into the world of traditional banks, to the consternation of US financial regulators.
14 Sep
There are now more than half a million people using El Salvador's bitcoin wallet, President Nayib Bukele announced.
13 Sep
Last week’s historic adoption of ‘bitcoin’ by El Salvador as a legal tender presents a new analytical trend on the entire concept of money.


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Gerard Pique sparked Barcelona's flailing Champions League campaign into life on Wednesday by scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win over Dynamo Kiev, a victory that was witnessed by a half-empty Camp Nou.
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The Taliban agreed Wednesday to work with Russia, China and Iran on regional security after the Kremlin warned of emerging Islamic State and drug-trafficking threats in the wake of the hardline group's takeover in Afghanistan.
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The Police Command in Niger on Wednesday confirmed the abduction of thirteen passengers by gunmen at Konar Barau village of Rafi Local Government Area of the state.
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By Laetitia Badolo OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Access to water and sanitation remains a luxury for most people in Africa. African parliamentarians are ensuring that this luxury effectively became what it really is, a basic human right. The biggest hindrance to improving water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in Africa is the absence of…
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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.