Topic: How Can Blockchain Technology Drive Societal Change in Africa Date: Sunday 5 July 2021 Time: 05:00 PM (WAT) Venue: https://t.me/sibanng (SiBAN Telegram Voice) Speaker: Mr. Paul Ezeafulukwe, Lead at…
“We are leveraging on the power of blockchain to offer a simpler and cheaper solution to cross-border fiat payments.”- Blaise Bayuo, Sesacash CEO & Co-Founder
Cross-border payment is one major pain point for people especially when it comes to sending money from one African country to the other or sending or receiving money in Africa. Pizza takes a trip to Ghana to meet Sesacash CEO & Co-Founder, Blaise Bayuo, an entrepreneur pushing the boundaries of cross-border payments in Africa by leveraging on blockchain.
“Africa needs blockchain technology more than blockchain needs Africa!”-Chimezie Chuta, BNUG Founder
Chimezie Chuta is a Web Application Developer, Blockchain & Crypto Professional, IT Consultant and Tech Educator. He is the founder of the Blockchain Nigeria user group, a pioneering organization which focuses on cryptocurrency and Blockchain education. For a man who wears so many hats, Chuta has quite a warm personality and a genuine passion for educating the masses. Pizza newsletter caught up with him recently and we discussed everything ranging from cryptocurrency adoption, to decentralized finance (DeFi).
Cryptocurrency Regulation: Africa is repeating the same regulatory mistake of 1991, says Lucky Uwakwe, Sabi Founder, SiBAN Member, and Techpoint Inspired Speaker
Lucky Uwakwe, Founder of Sabi Exchange, has observed that once again Africa is repeating the same regulatory mistake of 1991. He made this observation when he spoke on “Regulation of…