Tag Archives: Crypto Scams

Uganda’s Financial Intelligence Authority Wants Government to Formulate a Crypto Regulatory Framework

By | May 25, 2021

Uganda’s Financial Intelligence Authority (FIA) says it wants the country’s Finance Ministry to help formulate a regulatory framework for crypto service providers. According to the FIA, this call for the government’s intervention has prompted by the Ugandan crypto industry’s failure to comply with an earlier plea for industry players to register. Terrorism Concerns Furthermore, in… Read More »

Fraudsters Impersonate a US Federal Agency by Sending Emails Asking for Bitcoin Wallet Keys

By | May 22, 2021

U.S. consumers have been receiving fake emails that attempt to impersonate a federal regulatory agency which has raised alarms among crypto community members. The U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) warned that such bogus messages ask people for their bitcoin wallet keys. Fictitious Message Contains Several Grammar Mistakes and Typos According to… Read More »

Report: Over 100,000 African Youths Have Participated in Binance’s Crypto Education Initiative

By | May 20, 2021

According to reports, over 100,000 African youths have taken part in Binance’s crypto and blockchain education barely a year after the learning program was launched. Dubbed the Binance Masterclass, the education initiative is aimed at equipping newcomers with basic knowledge about cryptocurrencies. Also, as one report explains, the initiative seeks to stop young African traders… Read More »