THE MOST IMPACTFUL AFRICAN BITCOINERS OF 2022

These fine folk have been an inspiration to ourselves and our community. They are passionate not only about Bitcoin, but more importantly, about using this wonderful tool to bring freedom to the people of Africa. We are grateful for all they do in committing their time and influence to this hugely impactful work. Thank you 🙏🏼

Farida Bemba Nabourema
Convener: African Bitcoin Conference

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Kgothatso Ngako
Founder: Machankura
Ray Youseff
Co-founder: Paxful

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Hermann Vivier
Founder: Bitcoin Ekasi
Anita Posch
Founder: Bitcoin for Fairness

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Alakanani Itireleng
Founder: Satoshi Centre
Bernard Parah
Founder: Bitnob

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Craig Raw
Founder: Sparrow Wallet
Carel van Wyk
Ex Co-founder: Luno

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Abubakar Nur Khalil is a Nigerian programmer, Bitcoin Core contributor, CEO and CTO of Recursive Capital, co-founder at Qala and also serves as a board member of â‚żtrust, where he focuses on growing the Bitcoin development ecosystem in Africa.
Abubakar Nur Khalil
Co-founder: Qala
Guantai Kathurima
Founder: BitcoinMtaani

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Mary Imasuen
Host: Nobcast
Carla Kirk-Kohen
Co-founder: Qala

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Ricki Allardice is the co-founder of Bitvice a Cape Town based Bitcoin self custody solutions provider. He turned away from the legacy industry to foster Bitcoin adoption and self-custody in South Africa.
Ricki Allardice
Co-founder: Bitvice
Kal Kassa
Founder: Bitcoin Birr

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Kal Kassa is one of the top Bitcoin advocators in Ethiopia, and a strong believer in the African Renaissance. Kal Kassa is the founder of Bitcoin Birr. He sees Bitcoin as foundational for empowering the people of Ethiopia.

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Alexandria is a contributor to the Money on-chain protocol, Bitcoin Magazine & Global Bitcoin fest. He is the founder of Proof of Resilience a community that is educating African youths by hosting on-campus university events, Bitcoin meetups & the first series of Bitcoin Bootcamp though-out Southern Africa.
Alexandria the Great
Founder: Proof of Resilience
Oluwasegun Kosemani
Founder: Botmecash

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Paco De la India
Founder: Run with Bitcoin
Charlene Fadirepo
Founder: Guidefi

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Obi Nwosu
Founder: Fedimint
Lorraine Marceline
Founder: Bitcoin Dada

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