How Iran plans to use Cryptocurrencies to circumvent US sanctions

The Story so far Iran has been known to consistently struggle with segregation from global payment systems, limitations on its nuclear programme and oil export, due to the United States sanctions over the years. The situation worsened recently after the re-imposed U.S. sanctions forced Iran to engage in traditional banking. SWIFT banned major Iranian banks […]

Social Media Tax: Why Nigeria should not Follow the Ugandan Example

The Uganda Government introduced a social media tax targeted at the use of Over The Top services (OTT). OTT provides voice and messaging over the internet. The social media tax came into effect on major social media services including Facebook, Twitter, Skype, Tinder and WhatsApp. Every citizen is required to pay a tax charge of […]