Senegal News

Analysis
African crypto experts and entrepreneurs explain why the CFA franc is an uncomfortable currency and why Bitcoin is making waves as a replacement.
‘We don’t like our money’: The story of the CFA and Bitcoin in Africa
Joseph Hall
2022-03-16T13:03:00+00:00
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Interview
A Senegalese woman is empowering her community with Bitcoin, blockchain and a Bitcoin bakery idea that became a crypto fishery.
Mama Bitcoin: Fishing for female empowerment with crypto in West Africa
Joseph Hall
2022-03-08T11:21:51+00:00
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News
The Senegalese Bitcoin community is flourishing: There's a homemade Bitcoin exchange, Bitcoin seminars in the local language and a growing list of merchants acc...
One man’s plan to orange-pill a nation: Bitcoin Senegal
Joseph Hall
2022-02-28T11:09:17+00:00
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News
Akon City, the ambitious ideas for a pan-African crypto-powered smart city in Senegal from rapper Akon, has not progressed past the laying of a ceremonial stone...
Senegalese locals left disillusioned by lack of progress on Akon City
Samuel Haig
2021-09-06T03:47:09+01:00
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News
French retail giant Auchan has expanded its blockchain products’ traceability solution after successful a 18-month pilot in Vietnam.
Global Retail Giant Auchan Expands Blockchain Tracking Solution to Five More Countries
Helen Partz
2018-12-04T10:59:00+00:00
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Senegal may become the first country to release a cryptocurrency based on its national curre...
Senegal Introduces Cryptocurrency Based on its National Currency
Joseph Young
2016-11-27T12:25:00+00:00
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