Cryptocurrencies are a better way to spend and to use than true currencies. They are cheaper, faster and more reliable. Now, Avesta aims to connect the main world and the cryptocurrency world together.
Bitpesa is a bitcoin exchange and Blockchain technology firm based in Nairobi, Kenya, that has recently optimized its platform to focus mainly on the massive trade between East Africa, Nigeria and China.
Two more West African countries - Benin and Togo - have joined the list of countries to have their own cryptocurrencies controlled by central banks following the pioneers of the initiative - Tunisia and Senegal.