Information privy to us reveals that not only will the CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey set up the company’s Africa headquarters in Accra but he will be moving to live in Ghana.
This was shared by the Minister of Communications and Digitalisation, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, in a radio interview on Accra based Asaase Radio on Friday morning.
Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful said the American technology entrepreneur will stay in Ghana for at least six months and will be frequenting the country.
She established that the temporary relocation is to enable Dorsey facilitate other operations of Twitter across the continent.
“Jack will be based in Accra, so this will be his base while he visits the other countries on the continent and I am hoping that his friends would also follow him and see what he finds so special about Accra,” she said.
Mrs Owusu-Ekuful said she is optimistic the move by the Twitter CEO will help attract other investors into the country.
She added, “And they will enjoy it and love it here so that their businesses will also follow them here because when they see the fine country we have, and the very knowledgeable young people, excited about the opportunity and will take advantage of it.”