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Risks of central bank-issued cryptocurrencies are still unclear

It is too soon to determine whether central banks should issue their own cryptocurrencies, the Bank for International Settlements said on Sunday, as the risks could not yet be fully assessed and the technology underpinning them is still unproven.

Egypt’s first bitcoin exchange to begin trading this month

Egypt’s first bitcoin exchange will go live later this month, the founders of Bitcoin Egypt said.

Cryptocurrency surge stirs Bitcoin bubble fears

Bitcoin and other “cryptocurrencies” are big money, virtually as big as Goldman Sachs and Royal Bank of Scotland combined.

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The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, on Monday said that accurate statistics was vital in the fight against corruption and achievement of the Federal Government’s economic recovery and growth plan.

Hurricane Maria bears down on battered Caribbean

Hurricane Maria strengthened Monday as it blasted towards the eastern Caribbean, a region already struggling to recover from megastorm Irma.

Army under no political pressure on IPOB – Buratai

Chief Of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has said that the Nigerian Army was under no political pressure when it declared the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a militant and terrorists organisation.

India: Rohingya Muslims have ‘terror’ ties

India's government said on Monday it has evidence showing some Rohingya Muslims in the country have ties to "terror organisations" and pose a security threat that justifies a mass deportation of the ethnic group.

IPOB: Biafra is not in God’s agenda – Olumba Obu

The spiritual leader of the Brotherhood of the Cross and Star, His Holiness Olumba Olumba Obu, has prayed against the actualization of Biafra sovereignty, insisting that it will not succeed since God has not approved of it.

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Neymar’s PSG move ‘strange’ – Asensio

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Group condemns Army invasion of Kanu’s home

The South East-South South network (SESSNet) has vehemently condemned the invasion of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu’s home in Umuahia in Abia State by security operatives, saying the invasion is a threat to the unity of the country.

Nigeria drops in FIFA ranking, despite impressive outings

The Super Eagles of Nigeria dropped six places in the latest FIFA Coca Cola world rankings despite impressive results against Cameroon in the World Cup qualifying matches.

53 traders die in Kebbi boat accident

No fewer than 53 traders were feared dead in a boat accident on River Niger in Bagudo, Kebbi State.

Hollywood legend Harry Dean Stanton dead at 91

Harry Dean Stanton, whose grizzled looks and acclaimed acting talent earned him a prolific Hollywood career playing mainly supporting roles, died at a Los Angeles hospital on Friday. He was 91 years old.