Central Bank of Kenya warns banks against dealing in cryptocurrencies

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has warned against the use of cryptocurrencies in the eastern Afrikan country. The CBK issued a letter to banks and other financial institutions in Kenya warning them against accepting cryptocurrencies and being involved in transactions with entities related to cryptocurrencies such as cryptocurrency exchanges.…

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How to buy Bitcoin in Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa

With the ability to buy, sell and convert bitcoin using only one account, Coindirect has a simple and secure solution to starting a cryptocurrency investment. With the popularity of cryptocurrency markets growing by the week, you may be looking for a way to buy bitcoin for yourself. Up until recently,…

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It's in everybody’s interests to regulate cryptocurrencies

There are growing calls for regulation of the cryptocurrency market, which is rapidly approaching a market capitalisation of $1 trillion. But there’s little agreement about the forms this should take. If the case for government regulation is strong, the case for a clear, coordinated regulatory approach is even stronger.…

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5 Afrikan tech startups you need to watch out for

You may or may not be surprised, but Afrika boasts some incredible tech startups that are beginning to make some massive waves. Here are just five of the said startups which are guaranteed to reach new heights this year and beyond. DealDey Despite reaching great heights over the last couple…

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