MARKETPLACE


AFRO STUDENTS MARKET PLACE

The idea is to galvanize Students and School based businesses to systematically facilitate socio-economic empowerment of African young people and schools via innovative online platforms that enables promotions, buying and selling transactions as well as free online skills trainings and financial literacy.




ADOPTED PLATFORMS INCLUDE:



Website

Mobile App

Instagram

Facebook


How it works?




STEP 1


Students/schools register on the platform (either as a seller or buyer) via website or mobile app for free.

STEP 2


Members can upload any goods/services they have to offer.

STEP 3


Members buy and sell goods and services on the platform.

STEP 4


Members receive various online trainings on entrepreneurship, financial literacy, investment, marketing etc.

Benefits

  • Direct economic empowerment as they utilize the opportunity to sell their products/services to earn income.
  • Opportunity to buy from fellow students at a discounted rates.
  • Opportunity to learn new skills that can enable them earn extra income and even improve the value of their careers.
  • Opportunity to network with other people with common interest.
  • Opportunity to start a new income generating activity.
  • It will help spur growth in intra-Africa trade which is currently below expectations.