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Twitter’s Jack Dorsey visit Nigeria

Last month, Dorsey had announced plans to visit four African countries in November. Namely, Ethiopia, Ghana, Nigeria, and South Africa.

Yesterday, Jack Dorsey (middle) with some Nigerian local technology and business leaders after a dinner in Lagos. Photo Credit: Twitter.

Jack’s visit to Nigeria is believed to be part of his listening and learning tour across Africa.

Jack Dorsey with Staff and Students of University of Lagos, Nigeria on Friday. Photo credit: Twitter.

In a tweet on Thursday, Dorsey writes “So grateful to be finally in Nigeria.”

Jack Dorsey with entrepreneurs at Co-creation hub Lagos, Nigeria on Friday. Photo credit: Twitter.
Jack Dorsey (Twitter and Square’s Co-Founder & CEO), Parag Agrawal (Twitter’s CTO),Onyeka Akumah (Farmcrowdy Chairman & CEO) and Dayo Koleowo of Microtraction. Photography: Onyeka Akumah.

The Twitter co-founder also meet with some leaders in the Nigeria’s tech ecosystem.

Jack Dorsey with Seni Sulyman VP of Global Operations Andela & Remi Dada, CEO of Spacefinish. Photography: Andela Nigeria.
CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey and some members of Twitter’s leadership team in a group photo at Andela Nigeria. Photography: Andela Nigeria.
Jack Dorsey, Seni Sulyman and others.Photography: Andela Nigeria.

Jack Patrick Dorsey is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder and CEO of Twitter, and the founder and CEO of Square, a mobile payments company. Dorsey cofounded Twitter in 2006 with Ev Williams, Biz Stone and Noah Glass, and was CEO until 2008. He returned in 2015.

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