This Kenyan developer is mining Zcash from his living room & it’s fun

With global organizations such as Dell, Microsoft, Expedia accepting bitcoin and other blockchain-based cryptocurrencies such Ethereum, ZCash among others, trade and mining of cryptocurrencies...

This blockchain startup wants to give Ghanaian citizens a better way to survey land...

Ghana's blockchain startup Bitland, is using blockchain technology to stamp out corruption and free up trillions of dollars in locked capital for infrastructure development....

Here’s How More Kenyans Can Invest in Bitcoin

Land, property and M-Akiba aside, cryptocurrency is an alternative method of investment that Kenyans aren’t appreciating. Cryptocurrency is a digital currency in which encryption...

Ethereum driven Blockchain network XinFin introduces a trade & finance platform in Botswana, Zambia...

Ethereum driven Blockchain network XinFin has introduced TradeFinex, its trade and finance platform in Botswana, Zambia and Kenya after completing its Africa awareness program...

Is Bitcoin in danger after the newest Google announcement?

Bitcoin dropped below the $10.000 line in February and in that month that cryptocurrency broke the $10.000 line three times in two weeks. First...

Three Bitcoin Traders Arrested in Kenya

Reports reaching TechMoran indicate that Emma Kariuki, Stanley Mumo and Timothy Gachehe, Kenyan Bitcoin peer-to-peer traders using Localbitcoins.com have been arrested and freed on bail over...

UAE’s Tipcoin hits 1 million+ users as it joins the world’s growing list of...

TIPCoin, a recently launched says it has surpassed over 1 million users globally as it moves to simplify online bill payments ranging from payment...

The Power of Blockchain and AI Technology for Poker

A lot of people today make use of online casinos for good reasons. One, you don’t really have to go to an actual...

Blockstream launches blockstream satellite to broadcast real-time Bitcoin blockchain data from space

 Blockstream, a blockchain and financial cryptography firm has today launched Blockstream Satellite, a new service that broadcasts real-time Bitcoin blockchain data from a group...

BitPesa Raises $4M Funding From Greycroft, Plug and Play

Pan-African blockchain payments firm BitPesa has raised $4m in a follow-up to its Series A funding round led by Greycroft, a majority of existing...

DFS Lab wants your fintech startup to build on Mojaloop & get seed...

Digital Financial Services Lab (DFS Lab) which has invested in several companies including Ghana's Inclusive, Kenya's Pezesha and Pula and Uganda's Malako...

Blockchain startup Loyyal closes series A round from Dubai investors to build a universal...

Blockchain startup Loyyal, the blockchain innovator building a global loyalty network has closed a Series A capital raise to complete development of its platform...

Blockchain-based social network Jamaa launches in South Africa to overcome the spread of fake...

Jamaa, a blockchain-based social network has launched to overcome the growing issue of fake news, while enabling all users to get paid just for...

Rwanda govt digitizing its land registry using blockchain technology

The Rwanda Government has set up the Government Blockchain project to lead the county into becoming more digitized to enable secure transactions, digital authentication and...

Cellulant to scale Agrikore, it’s mobile blockchain-based platform to more farmers

After raising $47.5m from the Rise Fund, a global impact investing fund managed by growth equity platform TPG Growth, Cellulant, says the investment will help scale...

Naspers invests $5m into Coins, Southeast Asia’s mobile blockchain-enabled payments platform

Naspers Ventures, an investment arm of global internet and entertainment group Naspers  has led a $5m series A round into Coins, Southeast Asia’s blockchain-enabled...

Hong Kong’s P2P bitcoin platform Coincola launches in Nigeria to take on Paxful

CoinCola, based out of Hong Kong has launched in Nigeria to take advantage of the growing popularity of Blockchain Technology in the...

Bitkoin Africa is a bitcoin exchange based in Nigeria to help you trade in...

Bitkoin Africa is Person-to-Person bitcoin trading platform allowing users to sell and buy bitcoin from other users. Founded by Timi Ajiboye, the Lagos based platform aims...

Belfrics Global unveils its Initial Coin Offering (ICO) for early cryptocurrency investors in Africa

Barely a month after it launched its operations in Kenya, Belfrics Global is taking another bold step in the right direction. The company will...

Amazon Web Services’ Managed Blockchain Service goes live to take Blockchain mainstream

Amazon Web Services Inc., an Amazon.com company has launched its Amazon Managed Blockchain service to make it easy to create and manage...

BitPesa raises $5m from Sompo Holdings to revolutionize cross-border payments

Kenya's BitPesa has raised $5m from Japanese insurance group Sompo Holdings in a move expected to revolutionize cross-border payments and insurance services globally. Sompo will use Bitpesa’s technology to...

BitMEX, a Seychelles-based Bitcoin-only trading platform joins hands with crypto trading site Caspian

BitMEX (Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange) Bitcoin’s most advanced peer-to-peer trading platform has partnered with Caspian in order to further support and facilitate institutional investment’s move into crypto trading. BitMEX...

UNICEF wants to turn your computer power into a donation and hope for children...

Hopepage, turns a little computer power into hope for every child every time you visit its homepage. To be part of the revolution, Hopepage allows...

South Africa’s Centbee and nChain partner to create toolkit to accept Bitcoin Cash at...

 nChain and Centbee have partnered to ensure the speedy development of a merchant point of sale (PoS) software development kit (SDK) for the worldwide market. This SDK...

How About Being Paid In Bitcoin?

I have a dream that you will soon be paid your monthly salary in Bitcoin...Yeah...I want to be like Martin Luther King who dreamt...

iHub becomes first tokenised accelerator after deal that will digitize all its assets

iHub, Kenya's poster child innovation hub and tech accelerator is partnering with ​Raise,​ a Bahamian and Kenyan digital ownership platform to digitise all of...

Carrefour partners IBM for a blockchain-based supply chain network to improve product traceability

Global retailer Carrefour announced they will use the IBM Food Trust blockchain network to strengthen their food excellence actions in its more than 12,000...

Block.one launches Voice, a blockchain-based social media platform that rewards its users

Block.one, a blockchain software firm has launched Voice, a blockchain-based social media site which rewards its users. “The...

IBM and Twiga Foods Introduce Blockchain-Based MicroFinancing  for Food Kiosk Owners in Kenya

IBM Research and Twiga Foods, business-to-business logistics platform for kiosks and food stalls in Africa, announced that they have extended access to microloans to...

This London-based JV is creating a blockchain-based commodity & energy digital asset exchange for...

Ideanomics, a New York-based Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solutions fintech and asset digitization services firm has entered into a joint venture agreement with TPJ Ltd, to create Ideanomics...