Author: Sam Yohannes


First Crypto Coin mined in Ghana No Comments

A Ghanaian total IT Solutions Company, Ghana Dot Com (GDC), has established a Bitcoin producing farm, thus adding several hundred Tera hashes per second capacity to the global Bitcoin producing pool. A statement issued by GDC, and copied to the Ghana News Agency, said this was the first in Africa. The first crypto coins were produced on February, 8, the statement said, and expressed the optimi...

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Bitland Nominated For Netexplo 2016 World Innovation Award No Comments

Paris, France - January 26, 2016 - Bitland has been named as one of the 10 most promising global innovations by Netexplo. Bitland is an educational initiative based in Ghana that looks to help settle land disputes and fight corruption in development deals using blockchain technology. The team has found twenty-eight communities across Ghana that have agreed to participate in the pilot project...


“THE COMMON SENSE SHOW” Ashanti region of Ghana No Comments

It is with great pleasure that we offer all libertarians and bitcoiners across the globe a great opportunity to become a valuable sponsor of “THE COMMON SENSE SHOW”. This show is going to be aired every Saturday evening on Metro fm, a well-liked radio station which engages over 600,000 listeners daily across Ashanti region of Ghana. This program is a radio Talk-Show which will scrutinize and a...


Deep Inside MMM Global No Comments

To find out more go to MMMGLOBAL It is with great honor that I will talk about the most controversial, but at the same time, the broader phenomenon that currently pervades the network, and I will do starting from the description of my position, that is “between a rock and a hard place “… and the ax: how nice! To try to explain better, I just saw my MMM Global account upgraded to “gui...


The Greatest Argument For bitcoin Remittance No Comments

  The global remittance network is ripe for disruption and a single look at the idea and purpose behind bitcoin and block chain technology can easily suggest that international money transfer giants will be the first group of enterprises to be hardest hit and disrupted followed by banks and finance houses. These organisations will be disrupted and for right reasons because profits and excessiv...


Happy Holidays! Newsbtc Africa team No Comments

May the happiness and good cheer Of the holiday season be yours throughout the New Year. [email protected]..


Dream Bitcoin Foundation Holiday Fundraising 2 Comments

 Appeal for funds Dream Bitcoin Foundation, one of the leading bitcoin related foundations based in Ghana is embarking on a fundraising drive to raise some money to put together a nice meal for the aged and young who live on the streets. People living on the streets also deserve the kindness, love and good cheer that comes with the holidays and Christmas in general. In this season of love...

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Bitcoin Can Help Boost Food Security In Africa No Comments

  Late this year, there was a program in Nairobi Kenya organized by one of the leading investment firms in the continent. The aim of the program was to allow entrepreneurs in agribusiness to pitch before investors the solutions they may have for assisting small scale farmers in the continent. This presented a great platform for firms in the tech industry to pitch their ideas to investors wh...

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ABC network brings you Bitland: An organization providing educational programs and services to facilitate and promote land title registration, private property ownership etc. No Comments

The Bitland Non-Profit Project is organized for educational and charitable purposes, providing educational programs and services to facilitate and promote land title registration, private property ownership, and general prosperity through markets and strong property rights. The organization has been building the team over the past year under my leadership and while the current team is making conn...

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The African Bitcoin Startup Ecosystem-The Need for Greater Cooperation No Comments

The knowledge and increased usage in bitcoin and block chain technology on the African continent can only lead to the creation of more businesses surrounding this key cryptocurrency which has properties of technology, commodity and currency. It is therefore little surprise that Africans on the continent and in the diaspora are building startups around bitcoin that will solve the many challenges ...