Experts see bitcoin as future currency, safer option
As payment systems worldwide continue to undergo transformation and upgrade, cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, has been identified as the currency of the future that will change the way people manage their finances. According to Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Paxful, Ray Youssef, who spoke to The Guardian..
Security, knowledge main challenges to cryptocurrency trade in Africa, says Kaspersky
The Kaspersky Africa’s Cryptocurrency Report 2019 which, based on feedback from respondents, has highlighted several risks including...
Nigerians count losses as SIM swap fraudsters empty bank accounts
In the mid-day, she walked into the newsroom. The young mother clad in a dark colour linen gown was overwhelmed with anguish. Sadness was written on her face as she sat perplexed. Her countenance, which was not welcoming, reflected the agony in her. Sawari Bolanle is a victim of Subscribers Identification Module (SIM) swap fraud.
With 'Libra,' Facebook takes on the world of cryptocurrency
Facebook is leaping into the world of cryptocurrency with its own digital money, designed to let people save, send or spend money as easily as firing off text messages.
Facebook plans cryptocurrency launch next year
Facebook has been in contact with US and British financial regulators with a view to launching its own cryptocurrency next year, the BBC reported on Friday.
Two Nigerians charged in U.S. over cryptocurrency fraud
The attorney for the United States District of Oregon, Billy Williams, has disclosed that two Nigerians, Kelvin Usifoh, 24, and Onwuemerie Gift of unidentified age, are facing charges for allegedly defrauding people in an online scheme, bitcoin. A statement published on the website of the U.S. Attorney’s office for the district of Oregon, on Wednesday,…
Cryptocurrency and government regulation in Nigeria
We have for many years been in the age of technology which has permeated all sectors of global economies. To be on the cutting edge...
Steve Nico takes invoice trading global with Populous
While many people would rather give up on their dreams after facing challenges in life, Steve Nico Williams does not belong to that school of thought. Growing up in a tough town in Brockley South London, the cryptocurrency business Mogul Steve took some steps that almost put his life at a stop. Born in the…
Sam Enrico Williams: From London to the world of blockchain
While growing up, if Sam Enrico Williams had known that his mum’s kitchen will be his instrument to being a multi-millionaire by designing one of the world leading cryptocurrencies with his twin brother, he would have stayed more in the kitchen. Born in the UK on September 15, 1979, Sam and his identical twin brother…
Facebook To Introduce Cryptocurrency For Whatsapp
The future is now! In a short while, Facebook will be introducing a new cryptocurrency that will enable Whatsapp users to send and receive money, Bloomberg reports. Although the focus will be the Indian market, the cryptocurrency will be a special cryptocoin, “stablecoin” which has its value as the U.S. dollar. According to the report,…
Experts seek cryptocurrency regulation to strengthen service
For crytocurrency to earn trust and become more beneficial to the economy, experts in the industry have called for the urgent regulation of the sub-sector.