UN urges Nigeria on crypto regulation

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development has said financial regulation of cryptocurrencies through exchanges, digital wallets, and decentralised finance will enable global authorities to tax digital assets. The agency said balances presently kept in crypto were untaxed, and most developing countries did not have tax regulations on digital […]

FTX Africa Takes Blockchain Education to Kano

On Saturday, July 24th, 2022, FTX, a leading global digital-asset exchange, gathered over 1000 crypto and blockchain enthusiasts for a first-of-its-kind event at the Ado Bayero Shopping mall in the heart of Kano state, Nigeria. FTX Ambassadors and speakers from the Arewa Blockchain Community educated guests on various topics, including […]

“Hack the Mara” competition now open to African creators and developers to tackle last mile payment challenges  

In line with its commitment to inspire developers to “build the future of Africa on Web3”, Mara, the Pan-African blockchain platform, is announcing the launch of the  “Hack The Mara” competition which will take place from 17th-26th of September 2022. The aim of the Mara Hackathon is to engage participants […]