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eNaira speed wallet registration page. (CoinDesk archives)
Nigeria’s eNaira CBDC Goes Live
The eNaira was developed by fintech company Bitt, whose digital currency management system is also behind the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank’s CBDC.
eNaira speed wallet registration page. (CoinDesk archives)

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Nigeria Court Approves CBDC Rollout: Report
The court ruled that the rollout of the CBDC was a matter of national interest and should proceed.
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Nigeria to Postpone Its CBDC Launch: Reports
The central bank is delaying the eNaira’s start as the African nation gears up to celebrate the 61st anniversary of its independence, according to two reports.
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Nigeria’s eNaira Website Goes Live Ahead of Scheduled October Rollout
The central bank digital currency will be accompanied by a CBN-sanctioned wallet that a user can link to a bank account.
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Nigeria’s SEC Establishes Specialist Division to Study Crypto Investments
The country’s markets regulator will oversee crypto once banks are allowed to handle it.
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Godwin Emefiele, governor of Nigeria's central bank (Getty Images)
Nigeria’s CBDC: The Good, Bad and Ugly
The possible impacts of an eNaira for financial inclusion, privacy and decentralized crypto.
Godwin Emefiele, governor of Nigeria's central bank (Getty Images)

Godwin Emefiele, governor of Nigeria's central bank. (Chris J. Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
Nigeria’s Central Bank Taps Bitt to Launch CBDC by Year’s End
The bank is working with the blockchain startup to develop an eNaira digital currency.
Godwin Emefiele, governor of Nigeria's central bank. (Chris J. Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

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Why Bitcoin Matters in Nigeria and Iraq
A reading of two essays from crypto voices around the world.
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How Crypto Can Help Nigeria's Economy
From hedging hyperinflation to lowering the cost of cross-border remittances, crypto can improve financial inclusion in Africa's largest economy.
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Yele Bademosi Steps Down as CEO of Bundle Africa
Bademosi will be succeeded by Binance Africa director Emmanuel Babalola
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