Google Nigeria, in partnership with electronic payments organization, Flutterwave, will start a series of enterprise clinics aimed at assisting 5,000 retailers throughout Nigeria get the abilities and applications essential.
Tolulope Akinyele, Google Partners Guide, West Africa, produced this recognised in Lagos on Thursday.
The techniques and applications desired would leverage the Net for growth of the education tagged ‘Digital Business enterprise Compass’.
The to start with clinic session would start from March 3 to March 5 in Lagos.
Akinyele claimed that the schooling would aim on equipping companies with the resources, systems and insights required for them to expand in the electronic age.
He stated that the periods would involve circumstance studies and reside sessions to give attending corporations arms-on experience of how Google and Flutterwave solutions could be leveraged.
He explained that the periods would be followed by consultations with Electronic Enterprise Professionals and help groups, who would give attendees personalised information on how they can use Google and Flutterwave applications and answers to expand their businesses.
“According to the Ministry of Market, Trade and Investment, Nigeria has above 37.07 million Micro, Tiny and Medium-Scale Enterprises (MSMEs), which account for extra than 84 % of jobs in the place.
“Many of them deficiency the techniques and resources to just take benefit of the World wide web to improve their companies.
“However. doing the job with Flutterwave, our objective for holding these clinics is to offer a platform for SMEs to learn skills and grasp equipment that will help them much better utilise the World-wide-web to expand their firms,” Akinyele said in a statement.
The Main Government Officer, Flutterwave, Olugbenga Agboola, explained the organisation experienced often been passionate about inspiring a new wave of prosperity throughout Africa.
According to him, we are in partnership with Google with the purpose to empowering SMEs across Africa to scale and push up revenue.
“Helping these organizations develop is a web positive for all functions which include Google.
“Beyond contributing to the advancement of the country’s electronic overall economy, when these corporations much better discover about on line applications, they be part of a group of businesses and buyers that are leveraging Google’s applications to further more generate their advancement,’’ Agboola stated.
Newsmen reviews that Google’s mission is to organise the world’s information and facts and make it universally available and valuable.
Flutterwave, started in 2016, allows its customers to establish customisable payment applications by its Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).