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Tony Diuto

Blockchain Startup Bitstop Reveals Plan to Install the First Bitcoin ATM in Nigeria.

Bitstop reveals plan to build the first bitcoin ATM in Nigeria at the International Money Transfers and Cross-Border Payments Conference—IMTC Africa 2019 held in Lagos Nigeria.  Present at the conference includes; Banks, Mobile Money Operators, Money Transfer Operators (MTOs), digital…

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross Rivers State Creates New Ministry for Robotics and Artificial Intelligence in the State.

Governor Ben Ayade announced the new ministry at Cross Rivers when he was swearing in the new thirty-nine commissioners of Cross Rivers State. Asu Okang, the commissioner for information in Cross Rivers State speaking on why the Governor created the…

Final Report of the Fintech Roadmap Accepted by the Nigeria Capital Markets Says Cryptocurrencies is not a Currency But Commodities or Securities. 

This is a breakdown of the Final Report of the Fintech Roadmap Accepted by the Capital Markets community which specifies Cryptocurrencie as Commodities or Securities NOT currency. The report was presented by Fintech Association of Nigeria  to Nigeria’s Securities Exchange…

You Don’t Know How to Buy Tatcoin? Follow These Steps To Buy Tatcoin and Become a Tatcoin Millionaire (Tatas).

This is the next big thing in Africa. Wondering how to buy tatcoin? Join the Presale Now! During the early days of Bitcoin, those who invested in Bitcoin cryptocurrency and were patient enough to store their Bitcoin are now Bitcoin…

Weekly Crypto Overview: WiCrypt Appears to be the First Blockchain Startup to Get Full Support From Nigeria Government.

In this weeks crypto weekly overview, the seed funding of WiCrypt, a blockchain startup in Nigeria appears to be the most discussed topic. Reasons being that it’s the only blockchain startup to get seed funding from Nigeria Government.  Central Bank…

Cryptocurrency Vloggers on YouTube is Moving to LBRY Following a Ban on Cryptocurrency Tutorial Videos By YouTube.

On Dec 23, thousands of cryptocurrency Vloggers from YouTube, a video streaming platform received an email notifying them of video ban.  Some cryptocurrency vloggers using YouTube to vlog had their cryptocurrency tutorial videos banned earlier this month. A popular cryptocurrency…

TrusteeFarm a Blockchain Startup in Ghana Awarded to Take Part in the Afritech XYZ Virtual Accelerator Program in Partnership with Google.

TrusteeFarm a blockchain startup in Ghana awareded to take part in the Afritech XYZ virtual accelerator program. One of the African blockchain startup that was awarded is TrusteeFarm. It’s a farm-to-table food traceability ecosystem on blockchain. TrusteeFarm employs blockchain technology…

Nigeria Blockchain Startup WiCrypt Gets Funding From Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC). 

Nigeria Communication Commission, NCC, recently released its final list of 25 technological innovators at a three-day Innovation Competition and Exhibition. A blockchain startup WiCrypt came second with a 2 million naira funding. The program is focused on supporting Innovation and Creativity…

Africa Blockchain Institute Opens New Blockchain School for Blockchain Tutorials in Rwanda.

Africa Blockchain Institute (ABI) has announced that it will open a new branch of its Blockchain schools for blockchain tutorials in Rwanda by 2020.  This will be the first blockchain school to operate in Rwanda. ABI’s school is currently open…

[Weekly Crypto Overview]: Blockchain in Nigeria Gaining Adoption.

This week in cryptocurrency and blockchain in Nigeria and Africa. We saw new developments like the cryptocurrency regulations in Nigeria. Also we saw more measures been created to fight crypto scam in Nigeria. Blockchain in Nigeria The deputy senate president…