Tag Archives: Cryptocurrency

Visa, PayPal to Allow Customers to Pay With Cryptocurrency

Visa and PayPal recently announced that they would allow the use of Cryptocurrency on their platforms. According to a Reuters report, Visa said yesterday that it would allow customers to specifically use the cryptocurrency USD Coin in transactions made across its payment network. Visa told the news wire that it launched a pilot program with Crypto.com — a crypto platform — and will seek out other…

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Cryptocurrency Ban: Senate Invites CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele

The House of Senate has invited the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele to brief its committees on the opportunities and threats of cryptocurrency on the nation’s economy. According to a Channels Television report, the decision of the Senate to invite the CBN governor is sequel to a motion by a Federal…

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Many Nigerians Angry Over the Ban on Buying & Selling of Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency CBN

Nigerians have taken to the streets of Social media to protest the ban on buying and selling of bitcoin and cryptocurrency in the country announced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday. These social media protesters slammed the federal government for what they considered to be a backward action. According to the letter,…

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