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Bitland Puts Land Titles on the Blockchain in Ghana

African blockchain project Bitland aims to use Bitcoin’s underlying technology for land title protection, with the goal of preventing corruption and...

Barclays Poised To Bring Bitcoin And FinTech To African Countries

Even though Bitcoin can do a lot of good for the unbanked and underbanked nations of the world, there has been a fair amount of opposition from banks ...

Inside the First Annual Bitcoin Africa Conference: Lorien Gamaroff Offers Sneek Peek

Editor’s Note: This article has been changed to make the nature of the Bitcoin Africa Conference more clear. The name of this title is “Bi...

Bitcoin – Empowering Rural Economy’s and Protecting the Elephants in Africa

Louise Hogarth, an Academy Award winning Director and Producer is preparing a new documentary describing the process of paying wages to rural crafters...

mHITs Explores Bitcoin with New Mobile Service

As part of their exploration of the crypto-currency, Bitcoin, mHITs, an Australian payments company,  has launched a new pre-paid mobile minutes top...

Bitpesa Raises $1.1 million To Expand To New African Countries

Started in Nairobi, Kenya a little more than year ago, Bitpesa’s mission was to bring cheaper and faster remittances powered by bitcoins to Africa. ...