Stock and commodities exchanges on the African continent are often small or volatile. In the past few years, agricultural commodities exchanges that were set up in countries such as Zambia, Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya and Zimbabwe have needed financial revamping and repositioning whiles others have gone bust. Stock exchanges in the meanwhile on the African continent are trading at rather low volumes....
Block chain is a technology used by bitcoin to store data. Every transaction that is made in bitcoin creates a block which is then published into nodes. Several nodes or blocks make a block chain. Block chain technology most of the time requires developed infrastructure which is not very common in Africa, this therefore means that it will take some time before the continent fully embraces t...
During independence, the founding president of Kenya said that there are three things to be fought: Ignorance, diseases and poverty. However, with time, there are numerous problems that have bedeviled the country. Successive governments have paid lip service when it comes to addressing these problems. This has made them spiral into a mesh that requires something out of the box to tackle. Bitcoin m...
The newsbtc Africa team unveiled its new structure in its General meeting on 28th August 2015. The African team, which initially operated on a West, East and South African basis has now unified as one family of bitcoin enthusiasts. A franchise agreement was signed taking all regions as one team. The Executive Director, Sam Yohannes is confident that this move will go a long way in fulfilling the O...