MoAfrika – Africa’s Biggest Online Tour Operator now Accepts Bitcoin

PRESS RELEASE. With relaxed restrictions on lockdown measures in numerous countries around the world, Africa has opened her doors to tourists on both national and international levels yet again – albeit with strict health regulations to ensure the safety of all personnel and visitors. Africa’s largest online tour operators, MoAfrika, offers tourists from around the […]

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South African Crypto Exchange Luno Expanding Globally After Acquisition by Digital Currency Group

Digital Currency Group Acquires Luno Crypto Exchange to Expand in Africa, Asia, EuropeDigital Currency Group has acquired South African cryptocurrency exchange Luno, which has more than five million customers in over 40 countries. The acquisition will help Luno expand globally, including across its existing markets in Africa, Europe, and Asia. DCG Committed to Helping Luno Expand Globally New York-based Digital Currency Group (DCG), an investment firm that […]

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Fiat Devaluation Drives Retail Bitcoin Transfers in Africa 56% in a Year: Report

Fiat Devaluation Drives Retail Bitcoin Transfers in Africa 56% to $316 Million in a Year: ReportMonthly cryptocurrency transfers to and from Africa under $10,000 soared more than 56% from a year ago to reach $316 million in June, according to new research by U.S. crypto analytics firm Chainalysis. Altogether, $8 billion worth of crypto was received into the continent and $8.1 billion sent onchain in the last year. The total […]

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South African Man Charged in U.S. Court for Fraud Involving $28 Million in Bitcoin and Forex

South African Man Charged in U.S. Court for Fraud Involving $28 Million in Bitcoin and ForexA South African man has been charged with fraud in the Maryland District Court for allegedly scamming $28 million from over 1,000 investors. Dennis Jali, a former resident of Maryland, targeted church-going African immigrants, promising them guaranteed returns on his supposed bitcoin (BTC) and foreign currency investment pool. In a press statement, the U.S. Commodity […]

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