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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Three Things You Should Know As CBN Prepares To Launch First Digital Currency (eNaira)

According to reports from several reputable sources, eNaira is expected to be launched before the end of 2021. Godwin Emefiele. Credit: Vanguard The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, said that the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) would increase payment system efficiency, lead to faster and cheaper remittance inflow, and it would lead to targeted social interventions, out of many others.

  11 months ago ago
Three Things You Should Know As CBN Prepares To Launch First Digital Currency (eNaira)

ECONOMY-FINANCE

What you need to know about eNaira, CBN’s proposed digital currency

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has declared that it will dispatch the pilot plan of its advanced money (eNaira) by October 1, 2021. This was disclosed by Rakiya Mohammed, CBN overseer of data innovation. She clarified that the pinnacle bank began an exploration on the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) in 2017.

  1 year ago ago
What you need to know about eNaira, CBN’s proposed digital currency

ECONOMY-FINANCE

E-Naira: What You Should Know About the Central Bank of Nigeria's Digital Currency

On Monday, President Muhammadu Buhari unveiled Nigeria's digital currency at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The digital currency was supposed to be unveiled on October 1 but was postponed due to other activities planned for the Fourth of July celebration. The CBN stated in announcing the launch of the e-Naira that the product, which was developed after many years of research, will advance the boundaries of the payment system to make financial transactions easier.

  9 months ago ago
E-Naira: What You Should Know About the Central Bank of Nigeria's Digital Currency

ECONOMY-FINANCE

[Opinions] Why bitcoin and eNaira launched by PMB work in Nigeria despite differences

Despite their differences, both Bitcoin and eNaira can run in the Nigerian market according to Natalie Hartman, the Vice President, Marketing, of Bitt Inc, the company that build eNaira for the country. Photo Credit: Google President Muhammadu Buhari launched the country's new digital eNaira currency on Monday as Africa's biggest economy glimpsed to tap into the growing vogue of virtual money and cryptocurrencies.

  9 months ago ago
[Opinions] Why bitcoin and eNaira launched by PMB work in Nigeria despite differences

ECONOMY-FINANCE

At eNaira launch, Pres Buhari Says e-Currency Will Boost Nigeria’s GDP by $29 Billion In 10 years

AT OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF eNAIRA, PRESIDENT BUHARI SAYS DIGITAL CURRENCY WILL BOOST NIGERIA'S GDP BY $29BILLION IN 10 YEARS The adoption of the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) and its underlying technology, called block chain, can increase Nigeria’s GDP by $29billion over the next 10 years, President Muhammadu Buhari said Monday in Abuja at the official launch of the eNaira.

  9 months ago ago
At eNaira launch, Pres Buhari Says e-Currency Will Boost Nigeria’s GDP by $29 Billion In 10 years

ECONOMY-FINANCE

E-naira: 7 Important Things To Know About The Recently Launched E-naira

It is no longer news that the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari earlier today launched the country's digital currency called the e-naira. The latest development makes Nigeria the first African country to go into the digital currency sphere. e-Naira is a central bank digital currency (CBDC) issued by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as a legal tender.

  9 months ago ago
E-naira: 7 Important Things To Know About The Recently Launched E-naira

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Nigeria unveils her Digital Currency, eNaira

The President of The Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, 25th, October, 2021 unveils the Nigeria’s central bank digital currency (CBDC) the eNaira. The Official launch took place at the State House in Abuja. The eNaira which was originally scheduled for launch on 1st of October but was delayed in deference to the 61st anniversary of Nigerian independence was designed to complement Nigeria’s physical currency, and not replace it.

  9 months ago ago
Nigeria unveils her Digital Currency, eNaira

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Digital Will Boost Nigeria's GDP By $29bn in 10yrs

The adoption of the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) and its underlying technology, called block chain, can increase Nigeria’s GDP by $29billion over the next 10 years, President Muhammadu Buhari said Monday in Abuja at the official launch of the eNaira. The President also declared that the introduction of the eNaira would enable the government to send direct payments to citizens eligible for specific welfare programmes as well as foster cross border trade.

  9 months ago ago
Digital Will Boost Nigeria's GDP By $29bn in 10yrs

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines;CBN sets to roll out e-naira;Ohanaeze demands Kanu’s release

Photos credit: Google CBN sets to roll out e-naira The director of Information Technology, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Rukiya Mohammed, on Wednesday said the apex bank has concluded plans to launch the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) on October 1. Photos Credit: Vanguard

  10 months ago ago
Today's Headlines;CBN sets to roll out e-naira;Ohanaeze demands Kanu’s release

ECONOMY-FINANCE

E-naira: The revolution in Nigeria's currency.

The central bank of Nigeria had on Thursday, 23rd September ordered that the new e-naira to be introduced by 1st october should be accepted by everyone as a legal tender. Before now, the federal government had announced the launch of the e-naira which is believed to be a relieve and a change in the revolution of Nigeria towards attaining economic development.

  10 months ago ago
E-naira: The revolution in Nigeria's currency.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Bank Of Mauritius Has Confirmed That It Is Currently Working On A Central Bank Digital Currency.

The Bank of Mauritius which also plays the statutory role of Central Bank for Mauritius, has officially confirmed plans to pilot a Central Bank Digital Currency. The Bank is looking towards the end of the year for a complete rollout of the project. Photo Credit: BBC Governor Harvesh Seegolam who spoke at the Consensus 2021 event revealed that, the bank was on the verge of completing its position papers which when published, will explain its initiatives clearly on how it hopes to create its CBDC project.

  1 year ago ago
Bank Of Mauritius Has Confirmed That It Is Currently Working On A Central Bank Digital Currency.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

"ENaira will boost Nigeria’s GDP by 29billion dollars in next 10 years" – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly disclosed that, the adoption of the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) known as eNaira, can increase Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), by 29 billion dollars in the next 10 years. According to him, the introduction of the eNaira would enable the government send direct payments to citizens eligible for specific welfare programmes as well as foster cross border trade.

  9 months ago ago

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The Nigerian CBDC website goes live, Central Bank faces accusations of Trademark infringement

According to reports in Nigeria, the official website for the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)’s e-naira digital currency is now live and running. The reports come just a few days before the start of the central bank digital currency (CBDC) rollout. E-Naira similar to physical currency

  10 months ago ago
The Nigerian CBDC website goes live, Central Bank faces accusations of Trademark infringement

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana partners with German company to pilot electronic cash

Aug. 11th, 2021-- Ghana is to partner with a German technology company to start piloting its proposed electronic currency from September, the Bank of Ghana said Wednesday. The Bank of Ghana disclosed in a release that it had signed an agreement with Giesecke + Devrient, a German firm, to implement the pilot Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) project as a precursor to the issuance of a digital form of the national currency.

  1 year ago ago
Ghana partners with German company to pilot electronic cash

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Huge breakthrough as Ripple supports Central Banks through a private version of Xrp ledger

Ripple Executive announced that company is working with Central Banks to develop digital assets.Ripple makes private blockchain for building central bank digital assets.

  1 year ago ago
Huge breakthrough as Ripple supports Central Banks through a private version of Xrp ledger

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The CBN's digital currency will be launched before 2022.

Mrs Rakiyat Mohammed, Director, Information Technology Department, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), stated yesterday at the bankers' committee meeting that the apex bank will launch a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) before the end of 2021. “As I said, before the end of the year, the Central Bank will make a special announcement and possibly launch a pilot scheme to be able to provide this type of currency to its populace,” she said.

  1 year ago ago
The CBN's digital currency will be launched before 2022.

BUSINESS

The Different type of Crypto Currency that exist

This article is only for beginners or rookie of crypto industry. You must be wondering or too confused sometimes because you couldn't understand some of words that was been talk in article you read about crypto currency, mostly there is some kind of words that was too complicated to understand by just reading even its fully explain in due to the fact there is some you don't even know what that words means well its okay I hope this article could help you in a way. Credits to gamblingsites.com Lets get start to

  1 year ago ago
The Different type of Crypto Currency that exist

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Everything You Need To Know About The New Currency E-Naira As It Finally Launches

The new digital currency eNaira was developed by Fintech company, which is also behind the creation of CBDC in a few Caribbean countries. ENaira guarantees secure, faster and more convenient transactions. The new currency has officially been launched by President Muhammad Buhari at a press conference Today as an earlier date to unveil the digital currency was shelved.

  9 months ago ago
Everything You Need To Know About The New Currency E-Naira As It Finally Launches

EDUCATION

Canada is now the new frontier of blockchain.

The Coronavirus pandemic has prompted a Canadian university to offer blockchain courses in response to continued demand for experts. To this must be added progress in the development of the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC): all this makes Canada the new frontier for blockchain developers.  In particular, the York University School of Continuing Studies in Toronto plans to offer two different blockchain courses:  A part-time, Certificate in Blockchain Development A full time, Graduate Certificate in Ba

  2 years ago ago
Canada is now the new frontier of blockchain.

COVID

The Central Bank Digital Currency race: Can the United States take the lead?

The central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) have been the talk of the town for the past couple of months and for good reason. China’s plans for a digital yuan coupled with Facebook’s digital currency Libra project ignited the global push for central banks around the world to start investigating the creation and implementation of a CBDC.     One country, however, has felt the heat more than others: The US. In March, the United States Congress proposed a digital dollar as part of the trillion-dollar stimulus

  2 years ago ago
The Central Bank Digital Currency race: Can the United States take the lead?