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 founder of the bitcoin Ponzi scheme, MTI was charged with identity fraud last month in Brazil.
Customers of top South African retail store can easily make crypto payments through VALR and Luno.
The acquisition will see Qala rebrand as Btrust Builders with a new focus on providing training in open-source Bitcoin software development.
This is the bloc’s first expansion in 13 years.
Here’s why the summit, scheduled for Aug. 22 to Aug. 24 in South Africa, could be significant for the global economic landscape.
Steynberg, who had suddenly gone missing in December 2020, was arrested a year later on charges of forgery and using false ID.