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RIP Rebaone

December 11, 2014 Charity

It is with great sadness that we have learnt Rebaone Nkuyagae has lost his fight against Aplastic Anaemia, an aggressive and terminal disease. Generous Bitcoin and Litecoin donations from the community have helped ease his pain and we would like to thank everyone that made a donation to help make a difference in his short life. May […]

Africa and Bitcoin – Rhetoric V. Reality Africa is routinely cited as the region most likely to benefit from Bitcoin and blockchain based technologies. Terms like ‘the unbanked‘, ‘remittance‘ and ‘diaspora‘ are standard vocabulary for many in the Bitcoin community. Yet, despite all the hype, the technology is yet to take off in Africa in any meaningful way. The blockchain as a […]

Charity Program – ‘Resources’ Bitcoin has a lot of potential to help charities. For the first time in history people can send micro-donations from anywhere in the world directly to an organisation. There is no middle-man and no overheads. This has extraordinary potential to help people’s lives. At the same time, awareness of Bitcoin in Africa is […]

Resource Charity Program – Rebaone Update Rebaone is part of our Resources charity program. This brave 8 year old boy has been battling Aplastic Anaemia, an aggressive and terminal disease. Generous Bitcoin and Litecoin donations from the community have helped ease his pain. Unfortunately, This Saturday, Rebaone was admitted to hospital, after he suffered a significant injury to the head, while playing […]

SPCA Update

February 13, 2014 Charity

SPCA Update – From Feb. 5th The SPCA found 2 tortoises in the township being kept under horrific conditions. In South Africa it is illegal to keep tortoises or any indigenous animals without a permit. The SAPS assisted the SPCA in this operation. Upon arrival at the first premises there was found a hole drilled […]

Help for Rebaone This is part of our Resources charity program. Rebaone Nkuyagae is only 8 years old. He has a terminal disease of the most aggressive kind: Aplastic Anaemia. His blood has stopped producing red and white blood cells. He can’t be cured. To add insult to injury, there is no treatment available in his town. Rebaone […]