Two weeks ago, we discussed the US Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) filing civil lawsuits against Mirror Trading International Proprietary Limited, a South African company and its CEO for a $1.7 billion Bitcoin fraud scheme.
Well, it appears all the victims might not be getting their money. But that's not all we discussed on today's podcast. Big tech appears to be getting the heat on the African continent, with Amazon and Kenya once again in the news
04:10 - Quick rundown of the Termii Elevate Conference
11:57 - Why Amazon's Development Centre in South Africa is facing delays
20:03 - Meta's lawsuit in Kenya
This episode was produced by Ogheneruemu Oneyibo and edited by Múyìwá Mátùlúkò
All stories mentioned: Mono’s $15 million funding https://techpoint.africa/2021/10/12/techpoint-digest-187/ Payday’s $1 million pre-seed https://techpoint.africa/2021/10/11/techpoint-digest-186/ Klasha’s $2.4 million raise https://techpoint.africa/2021/10/08/techpoint-digest-185/
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