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 in Abuja.
Ma is a Special Guest Speaker at the event theme, “Leveraging Digital Economy for Trade & Investment.” The two-day summit is organised by the Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Investment and it will end on Friday, November 15th, 2019.


Vice President Yemi Osinbajo received Ma in Abuja yesterday. The Vice President took to his twitter page to appreciate Ma for his visit.
It was a pleasure receiving Jack Ma today at the office.
Thank you for acknowledging Nigeria’s role in Africa and the world.
By leading a team of investors to Nigeria, I hope you see as we do, investment opportunities in Africa’s digital economy, infrastructure and her people.