cryptocurrency

eNaira: CBN Postpones Launch Of Digital Currency Indefinitely

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has postponed the official launch of its controversial digital currency, the eNaira. According to the CBN spokesperson, Mr Osita Nwanisobi, the decision to postpone the unveiling of the E-naira, scheduled for October the 1st, was made to avoid any distractions from the country’s 61st Independence Day celebration. Nevertheless, the …

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eNaira: CBN Postpones Launch Of Digital Currency Indefinitely

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has postponed the official launch of its controversial digital currency, the eNaira. According to the CBN spokesperson, Mr Osita Nwanisobi, the decision to postpone the unveiling of the E-naira, scheduled for October the 1st, was made to avoid any distractions from the country’s 61st Independence Day celebration. Nevertheless, the …

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eNaira Review: what is eNaira and how will the Nigerian digital currency work?

The Nigerian government has concluded plans to issue its own digital currency. And understandably, this has left many Nigerians asking questions such as is Nigeria launching its own Bitcoin? Is the Naira going to be as valuable as the dollar? Are we now going to save our Naira on crypto exchanges?” In this explainer, we’ll …

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CBN Insists Dealing in Cryptocurrency is Prohibited in Nigeria

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has prohibited the use of cryptocurrencies within the country warning members of the public of the risks associated with transactions in virtual currencies. In a circular dated February 5, 2021, the CBN further directed Banks and other financial institutions to identify persons and entities transacting in cryptocurrency exchanges within …

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