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Kenya's Treasury To Decide if Cryptocurrency is Legal Tender
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Kenya’s Treasury To Decide if Cryptocurrency is Legal Tender

Kenya’s Parliament gave the country’s treasury secretary, Henry Rotich a period of two weeks to make decisions regarding cryptocurrency, especially bitcoin in terms of their acceptance as legal tender and other regulations. The Finance and National Planning Committee questioned the treasury about the use of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in...
Bitcoin ATM Introduced in Kenya for the First Time
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Bitcoin ATM Introduced in Kenya for the First Time

The First East African Bitcoin ATM has been installed in Nairobi. This will enable the users to purchase Bitcoins and Litecoins instantly. Traders can now purchase cryptocurrencies for a minimum of $5 and can pay for them using both dollars and Kenyan shillings. Speaking of the ATM, Bitcoin entrepreneur Wangechi...
Kenya Welcomes Blockchain-Based Community Currencies
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Kenya Welcomes Blockchain-Based Community Currencies

A non-profit organization Grassroots Economics, that develops and implements community currency programs in Africa announced on Monday that it will use the Bancor protocol to expand its current paper currency system into a blockchain--based network in Kenya. For the purpose of facilitating local and regional commerce and peer-to-peer collaboration, this...
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