How blockchain might help reimagine a brand new state in Africa

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On episode 12 of Cointelegraph’s Hashing It Out podcast, Eche Emole, co-founder of Afropolitan, explains what it means to construct a rustic on the blockchain.

From an occasion and media firm, Afropolitan has transitioned to a blockchain-based state of Africans on the continent and within the diaspora. Emole, an African within the diaspora with a political science, philosophy and regulation background, believes the nation-state experiment has failed in Africa. In response to him, the prevailing state constructions have stifled the event of individuals on the continent.

“We actually consider that the nation-state experiment has failed for Africans globally. It has yielded nothing however poverty, weak point, corruption, and it very stifling.“

The co-founder of Afropolitan explains that the inspiration to construct a community state comes from an article titled “How To Begin a New Nation,” written by former Coinbase chief know-how officer Balaji Srinivasan, who has just lately been within the information for a $2 million wager on Bitcoin reaching $1 million in 90 days. One other piece of literature that impressed the creation of Afropolitan is the primary of the federalist papers, printed by Alexander Hamilton.