Dear Stakeholder My Two-Year Administration as SiBAN President in Retrospect: January 2021–December 2022 In my presidential manifesto in December 2020, I committed to repositioning SiBAN by ensuring that we…
In my New Year statement on 2 January 2022, I outlined the achievements of the current administration and identified the areas SiBAN needs to improve on in order to ensure that we are meeting the needs of our members as well as the Nigeria blockchain industry.
For accountability to you the SiBAN community that gave me mandate to serve as President, I state below the activities I have been involved in, with the support of the Executive Council, our partners, and of course the members of the SiBAN community, in the first half of the year as well as what I will be committed to in the closing half of 2022:
Download PDF copy here. Dear Stakeholders Introduction When the Stakeholders in Blockchain Technology Association of Nigeria (SiBAN) was founded in 2018, the vision was to have an association that promotes…
SiBAN Village Square For registered members of SiBAN only, SiBAN Village Square is a compulsory meeting of SiBAN as an association. Each attendance entitles the member to 5 points.…
It has been one year in office as SiBAN President. During my electoral campaign, I described 2021 as the year of regulation. It was one of the reasons I offered myself to help the SiBAN community navigate the expected policy & regulatory hurdles in Nigeria’s uncertain and unclear crypto business environment.
SiBAN joined other 55 associations, including the host the British Blockchain Association (BBA), to found and inaugurate what is set to become the most influential DLT advisory group globally – The Blockchain Associations Forum (BAF).
Up to 100 Nigerians from the SiBAN community will benefit from Binance Masterclass Developers’ Edition. This is as a result of a partnership between SiBAN and Binance, the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchange.
As Nigeria gradually transits into a digital economy, the country needs to leverage on emerging technologies that have the potential to help us transform the economy. Today we say that the Internet has transformed our lives. This is because the Internet transformed the way we share information. This is the first-generation Internet; the Internet of information. In the same way, blockchain will transform lives, businesses, and governments. How? As described by Dan Tapscott, blockchain is the second-generation Internet. Beyond information, blockchain will transform the way we share anything of value.
SiBAN is now ready to list projects of registered corporate members of SiBAN on its website. Below we list the goals behind project listing with SiBAN and the information it will contain. Please note the ineligibility and disqualification of certain entities in the community.
It has come to the notice of SiBAN that a certain platform or group which is called or known as Inksnation is out on social media claiming that it is registered with SiBAN having paid to SiBAN the required fee for membership application. We have a responsibility to clarify this claim. From our records, we hereby state categorically that Inksnation is not registered with SIBAN in ANY way. For emphasis, Inksnation is not a member of SiBAN.