Enabling African innovation from the heart of Gaborone

Fintech / Blockchain Hub & Co-Working Spaces

Our MissionDiscover | Support | Innovate

To mentor and train potential businesses and members of the fintech and blockchain community

To build an African blockchain hub that will incubate fintech and blockchain-based startups

To connect fintech and blockchain startups to investors with the aim of securing funding

To provide start-ups with access to funding in a stable environment where all stakeholders concerns are fulfilled

To provide online live pitch competitions where startups will be given an opportunity to pitch their ideas to onlive live investors

To select startups to be given an opportunity of being incubated at the SatoshiCentre Lab

To encourage collaboration between individuals, groups and startups in the fintech and blockchain industries

To explore fintech and blockchain use cases by actively identifying and developing selected business models for public use

Why Africa? Why Fintech? Why Blockchain?"The northern hemisphere is a crowded marketplace and multiples are at an all-time high. This makes Africa an attractive alternative"


Increase in VC deals transacted


Credit penetration in Africa


Total Nigerian investment from US based VC funding


Number of foreign investment deals in African fintech

The KPMG Report: “Pulse of Fintech H2'21”

Meet The Team"Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success."
Henry Ford

Alakanani Itireleng

"The BitcoinLady", Founder, CEO

Felix Ugoji

"TheTribesman", Co-Founder, CTO

Anderson Itireleng

Director - Operations

Frank Deya

Business Development Officer

Current In-House ProjectsAs well as providing startups the opportunity to grow their own projects, SatoshiCentre also has a number of ongoing in-house projects being built for African consumers.

We love tech. We create tech.

"SatoshiCentre is always looking to partner with like-minded individuals and organizations to help move the African fintech and blockchain space forward."

Alakanani Itireleng, CEO, SatoshiCentre

Our PartnersWe appreciate all our partners who've joined us on this journey.

Our AffiliationsIt is a great honour to be affiliated with the following bodies:

Events & Conferences"It's always an honour to receive recognition, but I always consider them more important when they come from your colleagues."
Michael Laudrup

Satoshicentre At The Global Blockchain Congress

Satoshicentre, a Blockchain Tech Hub, won an award of excellence in Blockchain Incubation facilities at the Global Blockchain Congress Conference that was held on the 16-17 July in Johannesburg, South Africa, 2018.

Satoshicentre Presenting At The Global Blockchain Congress

Mrs Itireleng gave a presentation on what Satoshicentre does and the vision they have at Satoshicentre of incubating startups.

Satoshicentre At The Black Blockchain Summit

Recognition for the work at SatoshiCentre and global contribution to Bitcoin and Blockchain technology.