Nigeria News

Nigeria Appoints Committee to Work on Crypto Regulation
Nigeria Appoints Committee to Work on Crypto Regulation
09 September 2019, 20:07
The Nigerian SEC appointed a committee to create regulations for crypto companies in the country.
Two Nigerians Indicted for Fraudulent 50BTC Scheme
Two Nigerians Indicted for Fraudulent 50BTC Scheme
25 April 2019, 11:24
The U.S government alleges that Onwuemerie Ogor Gift and Kelvin Usifoh generated at least 50BTC (approximately $400,000) from a fraudulent scheme between December 2017 and June 2018.
Paxful Nigerian Users Saga; Millions of Dollars Trapped
Paxful Nigerian Users Saga; Millions of Dollars Trapped
08 April 2019, 12:44
A new petition claims Paxful has allegedly shut down accounts belonging to some Nigerian users holding millions of dollars on the exchange.
The State Of Crypto Regulation In Africa
The State Of Crypto Regulation In Africa
22 January 2019, 14:38
All you need to know about how African nations are regulating cryptocurrencies. Learn how Nigeria, Namibia, Kenya, South Africa and Zimbabwe is regulating cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.
Blockchain Experts in Nigeria Call For Crypto Regulation
27 December 2018, 15:53
Blockchain and cryptocurrency experts in Nigeria has continued their call for regulation of the emerging industry. In a recent meeting organized by crypto exchange, Luno, the enthusiasts reflected mostly on what has been a fruitful beginning for the African crypto industry and looked forward to what is needed to enlarge the coast.
Pro Crypto and Blockchain Candidate in Nigerian Presidential Elections
Pro Crypto and Blockchain Candidate in Nigerian Presidential Elections
29 November 2018, 02:32
Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president of Nigeria, has stated that if he eventually wins the 2019 presidential election he is to create regulations that will make blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies thrive in the African region
Nigeria Crypto Community Calls Out For Regulation
Nigeria Crypto Community Calls Out For Regulation
13 November 2018, 17:54

Just like many nations around the world, the central government of Nigeria and the country’s premier bank have not enforced any regulation for the new industry.