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 … Continue reading First Crypto Coin mined in Ghana
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 … Continue reading Deep Inside MMM Global
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 … Continue reading The Greatest Argument For bitcoin Remittance
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 … Continue reading Bitcoin Can Help Boost Food Security In Africa
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 … Continue reading ABC network brings you Bitland: An organization providing educational programs and services to facilitate and promote land title registration, private property ownership etc.
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 … Continue reading The African Bitcoin Startup Ecosystem-The Need for Greater Cooperation
Back in September, I visited Tanzania and spent some time with the bitcoin community in that country: enthusiasts, startups and merchants. Having spent a considerable amount of time in this Eastern African country, I was awed by the potential of this market and the African continent in general. It is a big market. This is … Continue reading African bitcoin startups to follow in 2016
One of the most common words used in the last few years is ‘Africa’s rising middleclass’. But what is the actual size of the continents middle class? Pundits argue that some major international corporations have already paid a heavy price for overestimating the actual size of Africa’s middle class. In the second half of 2015, … Continue reading The African Middle Class-Hype or Opportunity?
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 … Continue reading What it takes for an Inclusive African Stock/Commodities Exchanges
Bitcoin and blockchain technology has proven to be a great liberator which can democratize and simplify the way we handle business and money transactions all over the world. Especially for the continent of Africa, it is a key piece of currency/technology that we must continue to harness and propagate for the benefits of intra-African trade … Continue reading Bitcoin Springboards Dreams- A Great Means to an End