Cryptocurrency funding platform Luno has partnered with Makerere University Business School (MUBS) as a part of Luno’s nationwide cryptocurrency education initiative.
Makerere University Business School college students have been challenged to submit an essay on The potential software of cryptocurrency to enhance the standard of life in Uganda. Leone George Okello, the profitable essayist, mentioned an software of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT) to empower Uganda’s creatives with higher entry to funding straight sourced from their very own fan base. The profitable creator obtained a Samsung Galaxy S7+ pill pc price $1200 whereas all seven essayists obtained sponsored entry to the highest Udemy programs on cryptocurrency.
Speaking throughout the prize handover, Apollo Sande, Country Manager for Uganda and Kenya at Luno, says, “As one of the crypto industry’s early pioneers, we strongly believe it is our responsibility to empower everyone to safely and easily unlock the full potential of cryptocurrencies and we are especially proud to be working alongside Uganda’s leading business school to strengthen this mission.”
“Business and finance students encountering crypto for the first time are growing increasingly curious about the opportunities it holds for their future careers and investment. At Luno, we firmly believe that crypto’s underlying technology presents a massive opportunity for a more open, fair and inclusive financial system for Ugandans and it’s vital we equip the next generation with the knowledge to leverage this.”
Launched in 2013 and operational in over 40 nations worldwide, Luno’s services and products make it protected and straightforward to purchase, retailer, find out about and use cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum. The platform has supported over $52 billion price of crypto transactions worldwide. Over 55% of Luno’s new clients are primarily based in Africa with over 60,000 clients in Uganda having transacted over $2,000,000 of crypto on the platform.
Established in 1962, Makerere University Business School (MUBS) is the oldest enterprise college in Uganda. It is alma matter to quite a few main students, coverage makers, private and non-private sector leaders within the area.