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Ride-hailing company, Bolt has unveiled the launch of its service in Ado-Ekiti and Bauchi states. The company revealed this in a Twitter post on its official handle.
The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) launched a reveneue collection platfor Qpay, with a quick search page for tax records of all Lagos taxpayers (https://lagos.qpay.ng/TaxPayer) that contains details such as names, home address, phone numbers, and emails of tax payers, all accessible to the general public.
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Just a short while after securing the approval of Nigeria’s Apex Bank, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to commence international money transfer in Nigeria; the Nigeria-based fintech company OPay has raised $120 million Series B funding from a group of Chinese investors. Participating in the round include existing investors Meituan-Dianping, Source Code Capital, IDG Capital, Sequoia China and GSR Ventures who funded the company’s $50 million raise in July.
OPay which has been running public bus service — OBus, has reportedly suspended the operations. The limited route service which has been in its beta testing for close to four months, has gained a lot of interests amongst commuters within the city but in the same breathe had peculiar difficulties with competitions within the state.
Jack Ma, the co-founder and former chairman of Alibaba Group (the renowned e-commerce and tech firm), has arrived in Nigeria for the first Digital Economy Summit holding at the State House, Abuja.
OPay, a provider of payment, ride-hailing, food delivery and loan services have been given approval by Nigeria’s Apex Bank Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to commence international money transfer in Nigeria
Based on a recent report by Sky News, Nigerian pioneer fintech business, Interswitch, is getting an investment of $200m from Visa for a 20% stake in the company.
ReQuid, an investment agregation platform, has emerged winner of NSE first X-Kathon competition. The NSE X-kathon seeks to solve problems within the capital market by funding, incubating and accelerating ideas and businesses that have tangible solutions. “We aim to discover innovative solutions that will drive mass retail investor participation in […]