Millions stolen - then returned - in cryptocurrency heist Aug. 11, 2021

from World Business Report· ·

Hackers have stolen some $600 million dollars from the block chain site, PolyNetwork. Reports say the same hackers are beginning to drip feed some of the stolen assets back. We ask Glen Goodman, author of The Crypto Trader, to explain what's happening. Zambia is going to the polls tomorrow. Last year, it missed an interest repayment on its massive debt, making it the first African country to default on a loan during the pandemic. The BBC's Nomsa Maseko is there looking at how the economy has become a big election talking point. We discuss energy inequality with Jeremiah Thoronka in …



Hackers have stolen some $600 million dollars from the block chain site, PolyNetwork. Reports say the same hackers are beginning to drip feed some of the stolen assets back. We ask Glen Goodman, author of The Crypto Trader, to explain what's happening. Zambia is going to the polls tomorrow. Last year, it missed an interest repayment on its massive debt, making it the first African country to default on a loan during the pandemic. The BBC's Nomsa Maseko is there looking at how the economy has become a big election talking point. We discuss energy inequality with Jeremiah Thoronka in Sierra Leone. As a teenager, he developed a method of using kinetic energy to bring electricity to remote areas.