Botswana Blockchain Summit: An Interview with Alakanani Itireleng

From 25-26 November, members of the global Bitcoin community will gather at the University of Botswana for the inaugural Botswana Blockchain Summit. Conference Founders, Alakanani Itireleng of Satoshicentre and Kesego Tumisang of Google Developers Group of Gaborone, aim to educate attendees on Bitcoin and blockchain technology with local and international speakers.   An Interview with […]

Mark Your Calendars: Bitland Speaking in Austria, France, and Senegal

(Official Bitland Nigeria Logo) 12 October 2016 (Bloomington, Indiana): Bitland Global wishes to congratulate Jacobs Edo for the release of his much anticipated book, Digital Transformation: Evolving a Digitally Enabled Nigerian Public Service. Mr. Edo is the Bitland ambassador to Nigeria and his efforts have been critical in establishing a Bitland center in Lagos. Edo’s […]

75% of corporate treasurers in Africa and Latin America interested in blockchain solutions, says Ovum

Global technology research and advisory firm, Ovum, recently published the results of a Corporate Treasurer survey, developed in partnership with Swiss financial services software specialist, Temenos. Founded in 1985, and headquartered in London, Ovum is part of Informa Group, a global provider of business intelligence. Ovum has 23 offices on six continents. Its global team […]

Mauritius can become ‘Blockchain Valley’

The head of Bitland Global, whose startup launched a project to put land registry in Ghana on blockchain earlier this year, has touted Mauritius to become the “Blockchain Valley” through the advent of a ‘cybersecurity Hague’ for international data houses. Christopher Bates, during his session with young entrepreneurs and business incubators at blockchain working session […]

75% of corporate treasurers in Africa and Latin America interested in blockchain solutions

Global technology research and advisory firm, Ovum, recently published the results of a Corporate Treasurer survey, developed in partnership with Swiss financial services software specialist, Temenos. Founded in 1985, and headquartered in London, Ovum is part of Informa Group, a global provider of business intelligence. Ovum has 23 offices on six continents. Its global team […]

10 Blockchain Technologies Africa

It is now publically known that there are over 1,000 Blockchain companies in the world, a figure that is growing with the emergence of new companies.  Although global Blockchain market is dominated by companies in the UK and US, Africa makes up 1.4% of the start-ups. In Africa,Blockchain technologyprovides a tremendous opportunity for start-up companies […]