In Nigeria, over 29 million businesses are micro businesses, as against a developed economy like America that has over 30 million small and medium. The difference is that, small and medium businesses can employ 10 – 50 employees earning above minimum wage, while a micro business which is predominant in Nigeria is seen as a one man business with between 1-5 employees earning almost below if not below minimum wage.
To create 200, 000 verifiable opportunities yearly from this platform.
Connect business ideas from entrepreneurs with investors and fundings.
Train on real time niche marketable soft skill needed to grow existing businesses and connect trainees to corporate firms in need of the tailor made designed solutions.
All participants are required to become registered members of the project with a one time membership fees of just n1, 000
project brochure can be downloaded and read, upon which short courses topic(s) are picked depending on goal of participant for joining the project
NOTE – Although membership is mandatory, participating in the short course trainings is not.
The ICT department of Igbinedion University is creating such platform.