Starting in February, Coinbase users in 20 African countries can buy USDC directly from the Coinbase Wallet App.
Overall, Sub-Saharan Africa received $117.1 billion in crypto value between July 2022 and June 2023, according to data from blockchain analytics firm Chainalysis.
The move follows widespread calls for a change of currency and to end French representation in key decision-making bodies
The Virunga National Park, caught amidst ongoing conflicts, has struggled to attract tourists, its main revenue source. Now, bitcoin is provided a lifeline.
Zimbabwe’s inflation has slowed for the second consecutive month as East African countries report double-digit rates.