Jumia, your number 1 ecommerce online market platform is 5 years old. As part of lined up of activities they organized a seminar for entrepreneurs. It was well patronized and participants have appreciated it so much. A section of participants interviewed are calling for regular programs for them.
Speakers at the seminar which was held in Accra include Joyce Boadi Okyere, CEO of Poskyplus Stationery and Supplies, who talked on the topic “Knowing your “ A” in business. She advised that, women should not feel discouraged whenever they are venturing into a business of their own.
Other speakers include
Gabriel King Akpalu (Executive President, SolNetwort)
He spoke on Branding 101, branding tips for entrepreneurs
(CEO) of Women On The Move who spoke on Starting the entrepreneurial journey
Hon. Emmanuel Bedzrah
M.P. For Ho West who is also an Entrepreneur was the Special Guest. He talked on perseverance to achieve ones aim as an entrepreneur who had to go through challenges.
Most Ghanaian women have branded certain businesses as fields for only male when and as a matter of fact successful women have made positive impact in the same businesses.
In an interview with Ama, CEO of Women On The Move she encouraged
Ghanaian women to go all out and embrace business opportunities that may come their way as a step in the right direction.
Jumia was launched in Ghana in 2014 and they have since redefined online marketing in the country, Since its launch, Jumia has been empowering Ghanaians by connecting them online to do better business together in a safe and trustworthy environment. They have come this far and it is easy to predict that they will only get stronger.
Participants interviewed are calling for regular seminars since they have really been impacted.