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BitClub is organizing a free Bitcoin Seminar in Durban to educate the public about the immense benefits Bitcoin is offering the global community.
Africa's largest banks and South Africa’s Central Securities Depository have set up a Blockchain network.
Bitcoin price rose in its top African market this week, experts expect Venezuela to follow with its projected 1,500% inflation.
How legal and useful is Bitcoin in Zimbabwe, the country which has been faced with a difficult economic situation for decades?
One particular African country pushing the penetration of Bitcoin is Botswana. Botswana Bitcoin & Blockchain Summit is scheduled 25-26 November in Gaborone.
In South Africa, any merchant who accepts credit card or bank payments through PayFast can also accept Bitcoin payments.
A blockchain anti-piracy start-up is taking on the global content protection market with a tracking technology that aims to stop recipients from redistributing copyrighted content.
South African internet entrepreneur and Bitcoin enthusiast Vinny Lingham talks about the Bitcoin scene in South Africa.
Crypto-anarchist Virgil Vǎduva talks obsoleting police through his new decentralized, peer-to-peer emergency response App, Cell 411.
In South Africa, the latest developments show that 2016 may become the greatest year so far for the cryptocurrency.
Africans rarely use Bitcoin payment services as they don’t trust Bitcoin as a currency.
BitX has raised a US$4 million in its Series A funding round led by the South African media firm Naspers through its payments subsidiary PayU.
Former US agents charged with pocketing hundreds of thousands of dollars in bitcoin reached a plea agreement with prosecutors; Anthony Watson has been made CEO at Bitreserve and more news
ZapGo aims to revolutionize how young South Africans spend their cash online. The new mobile money start-up by South Africans Michail Brynard and Helghardt Avenant (currently halfway through the Boost VC accelerator program in Silicon Valley), uses the Bitcoin network as the underlying mechanism to transfer value.
Bitcoin and Africa are often mentioned in the same sentence, particularly when talking about remittances and the unbanked.
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