Entrepreneurs go online to boost business in Africa

When Chioma Achebe wanted to buy shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, she didn’t want to open an account with a local broker because the process could take days.

So she decided to create a website platform that would allow investors like herself to buy shares through their mobile phones and the Internet. She will launch the site, Afritrade, in July.

Read more: allAfrica.com: Africa: Entrepreneurs Go Online to Boost Business in Africa.