Sheesha Finance Partnership Spotlight: The Africa Blockchain Center
Sheesha Finance is a decentralized mutual fund that provides investment solutions for crypto portfolio diversification and rewards across the DeFi space, allowing token holders to become early investors in some of the hottest DeFi projects.
Today, we are excited to be announcing our latest partnership with The Africa Blockchain Center (https://www.theafricablockchaincenter.com/).
The Africa Blockchain Center (the “ABC”) is a Kenyan start-up company that focuses on building technological capacity and offering blockchain-based solutions to key sectors in the African economy. They aim to help propel Africa into the fourth industrial revolution by building platforms and programs that provide support, education, and advisory services for blockchain projects to ensure industry readiness in this next stage of the technological revolution.
The Africa Blockchain Center will become the leading authority and experts when it comes to the growth and adoption of the entire blockchain ecosystem, seeking to explore the technology and the top projects and teams in the industry, incubating blockchain start-ups for a multi-faceted, multi-dimensional, thriving technological ecosystem benefitting not only the continent but the world.
Sheesha Finance and The African Blockchain Center = Better Together
The Africa Blockchain Center and Sheesha Finance shares a similar passion in the utilization of blockchain technology to work towards the betterment of humanity. Working to identify the leaders of tomorrow and the top projects in the space, by incubating and supporting these projects throughout their lifecycle, both Sheesha Finance and the ABC are able to provide projects with all the support and resources they need to ensure not only a successful launch but also mission success. Sheesha and the ABC truly believe in the projects they back and want to see these projects through to a prosperous future.
Sheesha Finance and the ABC will be working together on some of the top DeFi projects in the space. The ABC will provide the training and education needed to ensure that African blockchain developers have the skills, support, and knowledge they need to be able to contribute in a meaningful way and work on some of the projects incubated by Sheesha Finance. Sheesha will provide the necessary support needed to increase the adoption and discovery of these projects by targeting large audiences to promote highly anticipated projects such as Pieme.
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The Sheesha Foundry Genesis incubation project will enable Sheesha to provide the support and resources needed for projects such as Pieme to not only successfully launch but thrive in their sectors.
“The world has seen Africa go through more than their fair share of trials and tribulations over the years and I am very honoured for the opportunity to partner with The African Blockchain Center who are working diligently to ensure that the African continent will thrive and be leaders in the upcoming revolution that will catapult societies into the future. I cannot think of a more altruistic endeavour than what the team at the ABC are trying to accomplish and they have my full support and respect, and I look forward to working with them.” says Sheesha Finance CEO, Saeed Al Darmaki.
About The African Blockchain Center
The Africa Blockchain Center is looking to support the top leaders and projects of tomorrow, those who will directly contribute to Africa’s evolution into the fourth industrial revolution. The ABC has already set up structures across 6 African markets, including Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Nigeria, Uganda, and South Africa, building a community of blockchain stakeholders for sharing knowledge and best practice guidelines on how to proceed in this high impact venture.
Not only looking to provide incubation capital for the most promising and high impact projects in the industry, but also aiming to demystify blockchain technology as a whole by creating platforms where stakeholders in the industry can learn, run research programs, launch blockchain solutions and allow projects and users to access blockchain services for various needs across industries and sectors.
Vision and Passion
The ABC is driven by a desire and passion for training African blockchain engineers to solve problems and overcome hurdles, solving both the business needs of today and tomorrow. Creating a space for collaboration where industry stakeholders, civil societies, entrepreneurs, academia institutions, government, and private sectors can all come together to work, collaborate to thrive and ensure that needs are met to harness the common good of this next-generation tech, enhancing healthcare, agriculture, education, government, and financial services.
With a focus on ensuring that Africa will have access to the resources they need to be frontrunners and true leaders in this space, the ABC and have already established themselves in a strong position to be able to accomplish this long-term mission. The African Blockchain Center has already established a 7-figure investment from top firms such as Chymia Consulting HK Limited, and have partnered with Emurgo, Algorand, and Adanian Labs.
“The world’s youngest and fastest-urbanizing continent, Africa will have 24 million more people, on average, living in cities each year between 2015 and 2045. This unlocks a massive potential to develop skills and curate capacity in challenging environments to build adoptable skills for technology implementation and adoption. The ABC aims to develop resilient teams that can develop decentralized applications that will solve existing societal problems and can provide global value for the wealth creation of Africans in general. We are well-positioned and well equipped to roll out these programs across Africa and we look forward to on-boarding a community of stakeholders like Sheesha Finance, with whom we can co-create and unlock value with.” Says Jeff Mkungusi, Blockchain developer, Co-Founder and CTO of the Africa Blockchain Center.
About Sheesha Finance
Sheesha Finance is a leading decentralized DeFi Staking Platform allowing for premium cryptocurrency portfolio diversification and rewards. Sheesha Finance rewards investors of any size, from small to large ticket holders, with unlimited DeFi tokens from a diversified portfolio of projects. Sheesha Finance’s easily convertible assets can be freely utilized to maximize rewards and gain exposure to existing and upcoming DeFi projects. With plans to become a member-managed Decentralised Autonomous Organization (DAO), Sheesha Finance is dedicated to upholding full transparency and integrity within the DeFi space.
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