Bill Gates tells Nigeria's government to forget about oil

Speaking at Nigeria's National Economic Council (NEC) meeting which was discussing human capital development, Bill Gates adviced Nigeria's government to diversify from the oil sector. Gates said this at the meeting held on 22 March 2018 at President Muhammadu Buhari's presidential villa in Abuja. Also present when Gates was giving…

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Mastercard acquired South African FinTech startup Oltio

Mastercard has acquired South African FinTech startup, Oltio. The mobile payments technology company was previously owned by Standard Bank Group. Oltio is known, among others, for its patented payments authentication technology. “We have had a great relationship with Mastercard over the years, and believe that Oltio will thrive as part…

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