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Elizabeth Rossiello CEO of BitPesa Sits Down With Tech Habor

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BitPesa – Africa’s Leading Digital FX Exchange

Digital Currency / Payments are the future of finance the World over and 2017 saw a massive influx of digital trading options like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ethereum, etc.

Digital currency libertarians and techies seem very optimistic about the arrival of what they will term as the ultimate financial freedom from the traditional financial institutions like the central banks, governments, etc. Digital Currency used to be a phenomenon but today some countries recognize it as a legal tender with it’s accompanied regulations and sanctions.

In Africa, BitPesa is the front runner when it comes to digital payments FX trading and exchange. With physical presence in more than  5 countries namely Nigeria, Ghana and counting.

BitPesa is an online payment platform that leverages Blockchain settlement to significantly lower the cost and increase the speed of business payments to, from and within sub-Saharan Africa. They are also one of the  licensed in UK and Europe.

BitPesa’s clients range from African businesses and multinational companies paying suppliers as far as China and Dubai to international remittance companies and allow the using of it’s API services for white-label payments to dozens of bank networks and mobile money operators across Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Senegal, and the DRC. Customers can also buy and sell bitcoins in these countries.

Why Ghana ? 

On Friday 4th May 2018, the CEO of BitPesa, Elizabeth Rossiello was present at the Impact Hub Accra, to interact with the tech and crypto community on the introduction of BitPesa, features, services and future expansion plans into the Ghanaian digital market.

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Interview Session Left : Kenneth Ofori, www.techhabor.com Right : Elizabeth Rossiello, Co-Founder BitPesa

When Elizabeth Rossiello was asked about issues pertaining security and the speculated volatility of digital currencies she stated that ” BitPesa is not here to scam anyone and they are in Ghana to provide a secure and safe avenue to individuals and businesses in the country”

BitPesa is currently connected to two mobile networks (MTN or Airtel mobile ) in Ghana but will be looking to expand to other telco service providers soon. Make payments to and from Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania with ease.

To begin trading and enjoying the benefits BitPesa offers, log on to www.bitpesa.co now to start trading on the crypto platform that offers the lowest cost and most convenient means of buying and selling Bitcoin.

Features and Offerings on BitPesa

The premier digital payments platform has launched a suite of services in Ghana, key amongst them being the ability to :

  • Trade bitcoin and make payment in GHC using mobile money
  • Send payment to Ghana from Nigeria

  • Offer low-cost payment between Ghana and Nigeria
  • BitPesa is also strong and  has a refund policy to avert or correct errors.

With this new features and services, BitPesa is now offering new currency pairs, allowing Ghanaians to make GHS payments that settle in more than ten currencies, including NGN, UGX, and ZAR.

Are you a Bitcoin trader or enthusiast? Start trading with BitPesa and tap into the ever growing benefits it offers. Log on to www.bitpesa.co  and enjoy the lowest rates and a convenient means of buying and selling bitcoin.

Sit Down with Elizabeth Rossiello Co-Founder BitPesa

Connect With BitPesa

You can write to [email protected] if you have any issues or [email protected] for general inquiries. You can also call or WhatsApp BitPesa on these numbers:

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+234 908 206 5264


+254 714 356 461


+256 700 494 664

You may also follow regular updates and announcements via their social media page:

Facebook: BitPesaltd

Twitter: @BitPesa

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