Stripe will acquire Paystack to accelerate online commerce across Africa

Originally published at: Stripe will acquire Paystack to accelerate online commerce across Africa

The African internet economy is growing quickly, with online commerce in the region growing 21% year-over-year, 75% faster than the global average. To help grow Africa’s online GDP, Stripe has agreed to acquire Paystack, a technology company based in Lagos that makes it easy for organizations of all sizes to collect payments from around the…