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Nigeria's Paga acquires Ethiopia's Apposit, plans expansion to Mexico

Monday 27 January 2020 | 09:26 CET | News
Nigerian digital payments provider Paga has acquired Apposit, a software development company based in Ethiopia, for an undisclosed amount, reports TechCrunch. Paga will also launch its payment products in Mexico in 2020 and in Ethiopia imminently, CEO Tayo Oviosu told TechCrunch. 

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