Tuesday 6th September, 2016
By Morkporkpor Anku, GNA
Accra, Sept. 6, GNA
– E-Connect Global Africa, an Information Technology Solutions provider has
organised an orientation for about 400 agents of the areashooppers.co, an
e-commerce trading platform in Accra.
dubbed: “The New 21st Century African Business Workshop,” was meant
to train the agents to make them abreast with operations.
Areashoppers is an
e-commerce trading platform that provides sellers and suppliers an avenue to
display and conveniently sell their products to buyers everywhere.
Nana Akosua Sarpong
Kumakuma, the Chief Executive Officer of Areashopper told the Ghana News Agency
that with the AreaBoss agents in communities, they have solved a problem that
has hitherto confronted the African for centuries by providing Agriculture solution
She said they have
bridged the divide between the farming communities and the urban consumers,
thus enhancing the lives of their communities.
industry can now thrive,” she added.
She said with this
process in place, it gives the entrepreneurs the confidence and business
investors to establish agro-based factors and be able to have raw materials.
She said the
platform is efficiently backed by more than 50,000 plus delivery
direct-marketing agents, AreaBoss, whose presence in every community, district
that one could not ignore.
Reverend Nana Yaa
Owusu Prempeh said the systems is to address post-harvest loses to empower
She said citizens
have not taken advantage of the technological opportunities to develop