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24 Dec 2020
Digital payments company Square has held talks to acquire Jay-Z's Tidal music streaming service, Bloomberg News reported late Wednesday. Square chief executive Jack Dorsey, who also leads Twitter, aims to expand and diversify the company, according to the report, which was based on an unnamed source. Bloomberg said the talks may not result in a…
17 Nov 2020
Twitter chief Jack Dorsey said in remarks prepared for a Senate hearing Tuesday that the social network's filtering during the US election campaign was not a sign of bias, despite claims to the contrary by conservatives.
Jack Dorsey
3 Nov 2020
Twitter's board on Monday said Jack Dorsey will remain chief after a management review prompted by an activist investor's effort to push him out of the job.
21 Oct 2020
Former presidential aspirant under the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adamu Garba, has asked Twitter and its Founder/Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Jack Dorsey, to pay Nigeria $1 billion compensation for “actively supporting” the #EndSARS protest. Garba, who filed a motion on notice at a Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday, alleged that Twitter’s involvement in the protest…
Jack Dorsey
20 Oct 2020
A businessman, Mr Adamu Garba, on Tuesday, instituted a $1 billion suit against the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Founder of Twitter International Company, Jack Dorsey, at the Federal High Court, Abuja, over alleged sponsorship of the ongoing #EndSARS Protest across the country. Dorsey on October 14 tweeted #EndSARS with a links to a Tech…
21 Sep 2020
Social media giant Facebook has announced plans to open an operational office in Lagos, Nigeria. Ime Archibong, Facebook’s Head of New Product Experimentation in a statement said the office will be home to several teams including sales, partnerships, policy and communications as part of the company's ongoing investments in Africa. "It will also be the…
Jack Dorsey
10 Jun 2020
Jack Dorsey, the chief executive and a founder of Twitter and Square, a mobile payment company on Tuesday said that both companies are making "Juneteenth" a holiday for employees in commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States. "Both Twitter and Square are making #Juneteenth (June 19th) a company holiday in the US,…
12 May 2020
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has announced that his employees can work from home for as long as they want, even after the coronavirus pandemic. Dorsey, on Tuesday, told his employees that many of them will be allowed to work from home in perpetuity, even after the coronavirus pandemic ends, according to a company spokesperson. “Opening…
9 Mar 2020
Twitter unveiled a deal with key investors Monday to end an effort to oust chief executive Jack Dorsey, creating a new committee on the board of directors to keep tabs on company leadership.
15 Jan 2020
CEO and co-founder of both Twitter and Square, Jack Dorsey, recently visited Africa as part of his latest tour. In November, he travelled to Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa and Ethiopia to mingle with tech entrepreneurs and local fintech startups. Among the meetings, talks and smiling selfies with excited locals, one of the standout moments was…
30 Oct 2019
Twitter said Wednesday it would stop accepting political advertising globally on its platform, responding to growing concerns over misinformation from politicians on social media. Chief executive Jack Dorsey tweeted that while internet advertising "is incredibly powerful and very effective for commercial advertisers, that power brings significant risks to politics, where it can be used to…
5 Oct 2019
Nigerians are about to have a real-time experience with Jack Dorsey, Twitter's CEO as he prepares for his trip to Nigeria. Jack who announced this on Twitter, one of Nigeria's favourite social media platform, also stated some countries he would be visiting in the African continent this November. The other countries listed are Ethiopia, Ghana,…


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