May 4, 2022
Bitcoin Adoption in Central African Republic
[01:00] Chapter 1: Fode talks about stories he heard about Central African Republic as a kid and the ties to France.
[05:00] Chapter 2: Why Fode has mixed feelings about the bill.
[06:40] Chapter 3: An overview of the bill and what it would mean for Central African Republic.
[07:30] Chapter 4: Clément joins the call and shares his background working as a journalist in Bangui.
[9:30] Chapter 5: What reaction is Bernard seeing in Nigeria?
[12:30] Chapter 6: The bill’s implementation process.
[14:20] Chapter 7: Alex’s reaction to seeing this bill after writing about this idea for the past year.
[17:00] Chapter 8: What does cryptocurrency adoption currently look like across Africa?
[25:00] Chapter 9: Clément talks about what the last couple of weeks have been like.
[28:30] Chapter 10: Which articles of the bill seem surprising to the speakers?
[33:40] Chapter 11: Issues with the President’s Twitter account. Is the account real?
[36:30] Chapter 12: Discussing the strategic interest foreign powers have in CAR.
[39:30] Chapter 13: What does the humanitarian crisis currently look like?
[41:40] Chapter 14: What is the fiat currency situation like in the country?
[44:45] Chapter 15: Concerns over aid being cut off as a result of this bill.
[46:00] Chapter 16: What has the reception from financial institutions been like?
[48:00] Chapter 17: Closing remarks. The positives and negatives of this bill.