Bitcoin Educators Zia Sadr And ‘Jadi’, Jailed During Nationwide Protests

Zia Sadr Bitcoin Iran

Iranian Bitcoin instructor Zia Sadr as well as computer scientist Amir Emad Mirmirani have been arrested during protests this September. The Iranian bitcoin community reported about the incident on Twitter, the platform of the Persian bitcoin community. After more than 20 days of silence on Sadr’s social media, the community of Twitter Farsi was shocked […]

Nigerians Want Bitcoin, Not eNaira

Nigerians want Bitcoin

A year after Nigeria launched its CBDC shitcoin, only less than 0.5% of Nigerians are using it according to a Bloomberg report. The Government of Nigeria launched its Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) dubbed the eNaira in 2021. One year later, the results are in. At only a 0.5% adoption rate, the eNaira is failing. […]