Microsoft Invest $750 Million To Help Small Businesses In Africa
Microsoft Invest $750 Million To Help Small Businesses In Africa

Computer Software giant Microsoft has reportedly put aside $750 Million investment to help small business in Africa.

The world’s largest Software maker said it will help almost 1 million of Africa’s small business in the 3 years.

The company's 4Afrika Initiative will also offer business training for as many as 200,000 people and create an online hub for application development and business networking, said Louis Otieno, the project's legal and corporate affairs director. News day reports

The company is planning to increase sales of Computers, mobile phones and other on hand devices in Africa, to achieve this they are planning to reduce prices, so that more people will be tech wise in Africa, within the next half decade.

About 10 percent of Africa's more than 1 billion people have access to the Internet, and that number is expected to rise to an estimated 400 million by 2015, according Google Inc., which expects to make a profit in Africa by 2017.

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