Nigeria blockchain association awards Channels TV, Paxful, SEC, Others at maiden P2P Conference

At the recently held P2P Conference, a blockchain conference organized by the Stakeholders in Blockchain Technology Association of Nigeria (SiBAN), some stakeholders in Nigeria's blockchain industry received recognition awards for their contributions to the growth and development of Nigeria's emerging blockchain industry.  The awardees are Channels TV, Convexity, CryptoTvPlus, Paxful, and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The only individual who...

Cryptocurrencies and NFTs are “100% based on greater fool theory”- Bill Gates

Speaking at a TechCrunch program Tuesday, the Microsoft co-founder & billionaire described cryptocurrencies and NFTs as something that's "100% based on greater fool theory". This was Bill Gates's response to the idea that cryptoassets, which he considers overvalued, will increase in price as long as there are enough investors willing to pay more for these cryptoassets. Obviously referring to the Bored...

It’s time the Central Bank of Nigeria had a rethink about approach to crypto in Nigeria, says blockchain association leader

Due to the fast-growing adoption of cryptocurrencies amongst households in the U.S., the U.S. Department of the Treasury is launching an education campaign to raise awareness about the risks of investing in cryptocurrencies. The initiative is targeted at investors who have limited access to mainstream financial services. The Treasury's Financial Literacy Education Commission will be in charge of this initiative, ensuring...