THE NIGERIA BLOCKCHAIN ALLIANCE CONFERENCE SHOWS NIGERIA IS OPEN TO CRYPTOCURRENCIES

THE NIGERIA BLOCKCHAIN ALLIANCE CONFERENCE SHOWS NIGERIA IS OPEN TO CRYPTOCURRENCIES

The Nigeria Blockchain Alliance Conference 2017 – organised by the Cryptographic Development Initiative in Nigeria (CDIN) – was held on the 23rd and 24th of November in Lagos. The conference brought together blockchain entrepreneurs, policymakers, and cryptocurrency enthusiasts to discuss how blockchain technology and decentralised digital currencies can be leveraged to boost the economy in Nigeria and […]

CBN to Harness Opportunities in Fintechs

  The Deputy Governor, Economic policy, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr. Okwu Nnanna has expressed confidence in the ability of financial technologies and digital currencies to impact positively on financial system stability and general economic development. This was contained in his opening remarks at the Cryptography Development Initiative in Nigeria (NDIN) during their Nigeria […]

Paxful joins in the drive for financial inclusion, educates Nigerians on Bitcoin Plans to open Nigerian office

Paxful joins in the drive for financial inclusion, educates Nigerians on Bitcoin Plans to open Nigerian office

As part of efforts to help people from different walks of life transact online without limitations and make money, Paxful unveiled Blockchain and Cryptotalk at Pelican Hotel and ResortLekki, Lagos. Speaking at the event, Paxful CEO, Ray Youssef, said: “Paxful is a global marketplace for bitcoin. We solve a problem for vast amount of people […]

THE NIGERIA BLOCKCHAIN ALLIANCE CONFERENCE WILL BE HELD ON NOVEMBER 23-24 IN LAGOS

  The Nigeria Blockchain Alliance (NBA), a platform under the umbrella of the cryptography development initiative of Nigeria (CDIN), will be hosting the first edition of its long-awaited blockchain conference. The Nigeria Blockchain Alliance Conference will be held at the Muson Center in Lagos on the 23rd and 24th of November 2017. Nigeria’s blockchain community has experienced tremendous […]

Government and Startups are Partnering Effectively to Develop Blockchain in Nigeria

Government and Startups are Partnering Effectively to Develop Blockchain in Nigeria

Blockchain activities in Nigeria is beginning to put the nation on a solid technical foundation. This is causing some to suggest that Africa stands to benefit more than any place in the world from the emerging technology. The signs of a welcoming community are evident in the openness and unbiased approach of the nation’s government so far […]

ANNOUNCING THE 1ST EDITION OF THE NIGERIA BLOCKCHAIN ALLIANCE (NBA) CONFERENCE 2017

ANNOUNCING THE 1ST EDITION OF THE NIGERIA BLOCKCHAIN ALLIANCE (NBA) CONFERENCE 2017

The wave of digital revolution that is changing the way transactions are perceived, conducted and recorded globally has not left out Nigeria and Africa. Government agencies, professionals, businesses and the general public in Nigeria has responded to this global phenomenon in diverse ways within a short period It is therefore time to discuss the subject […]

Nigeria’s Apex Bank and Stakeholders Collaborate to Enhance Blockchain Awareness and Implementation

Nigeria’s Apex Bank and Stakeholders Collaborate to Enhance Blockchain Awareness and Implementation

Blockchain awareness in Africa is on the rise as governments and stakeholders are collaborating to enhance proper understanding and education on the fundamentals and implementation of the technology. A convention of stakeholders On Aug. 4, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) published a notice inviting stakeholders to a meeting where they will discuss “Virtual currencies as a […]