Visa Inc plans to acquire a “significant minority” stake in payments platform Interswitch, the Nigeria-based company said on Tuesday. Interswitch did not provide financial details in its statement. The acquisition, which Sky News reported on Sunday as being a 20 per cent stake for 200 million dollars, would give the
There is a massive security presence in strategic positions of the Lagos House of Assembly ahead of the 2020 budget estimate presentation on Friday by Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the state. Security operatives who were already at their respective positions at about 7 a.m. included officers from the military personnel,
Rice importers would be ordered to cease their trade in three years if everything goes as planned, the Ghana Agric Minister has said. The same applies to persons who import poultry products in Ghana. Dr. Owusu Afriyie-Akoto says the government is working fervently to “establish the local capacity” to meet
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, to urgently provide information on the total amount of money paid to contractors from the $460 million loan obtained in 2010 from China to fund the apparently failed Abuja Closed-Circuit Television, CCTV.
Alibaba’s Chairman Jack Ma stepped down today at 55, handing the role over to the company’s current CEO, Daniel Zhang. The transition was announced a year ago. Ma will continue serving on Alibaba’s board until its annual general shareholders’ meeting next year. He also remains a lifetime partner of Alibaba
The Ghanaian president, Nana Akufo-Addo, stated that the signing of the MoU with Toyota Tsusho falls in line with the vision of making Ghana an automotive hub for West Africa and the larger African market. VIDEO: Toyota seals deal to site assembly plant in Ghana https://t.co/VTc85GHywF via @thecableng Watch full
Hackers took over the Twitter account of Twitter’s chief executive, Jack Dorsey, on Friday and used the account to broadcast a string of racist messages and bomb threats. In the posts, the attackers claimed that Twitter’s San Francisco headquarters would be bombed, and used Mr. Dorsey’s account to retweet posts