To be Africa’s largest and most trusted online education brand.
To provide young Africans with access to the highest quality
education at affordable prices.
What we do
Fora is an online marketplace for young Africans looking to enroll in accredited
online courses and degree programs from the world’s best Universities and
professional organizations. Thus, allowing them to advance in their careers or ﬁnd a
job without having to leave the country to study.
1) Educational partners supply online
courses and resources to Fora
2) We provide a technology platform
with online courses to students
3) We Distribute to young professionals
and students across Africa
Direct to End User
Online Education Providers
What we offer
• Online courses
• Virtual Labs
• Professional Exams
• Fully Online Degree,
Certiﬁcate and Diploma
Open Education Resources
University students and
young professionals can
buy online programs
directly from us through
our marketplace at Fora.co
Students can easily search through and enroll in any one of our 500 courses
Fora Online Marketplace
STUDENTS PAY US DIRECTLY ONLINE IN
Fora is an online marketplace that connects young African students and professionals with
accredited online courses and degree programs from the world’s best Universities and
Learn on the go from a tablet or mobile phone through Fora’s mobile learning environment.
The Hub enables multiple devices within a deﬁned area to stream high quality educational
content from a Raspberry Pi hosted Media Server without any need to connect to the
internet. This ofﬂine solution is for individuals and educational institutions who wish to
provide their students with access to high quality open educational content also available
online without bearing high bandwidth costs
E-Learning is now an attractive and rapid growing option for many African
students due to costs and obligations with leaving the country to study.
Young professionals want to gain new credentials that will help them get ahead in
their careers don’t want to risk leaving their comfortable jobs and their young
families to do so.
Why Now: eLearning Opportunity
Revenue Forecasts for Self-paced eLearning in Africa
In Million $
Africa is the world's fastest growing market for self paced e-learning products
Source : Ambient Insight Regional Report : The Africa Market for Self Paced E-Learning Products
Fora earns between 15-20% on every course
that is sold through our marketplace.
Content Partner Insurance
Export Development Canada (EDC) insures 90% of our total
revenues up to $4.5m against political risks that might affect
payments so everyone involved can feel rest assured.
We allow students to purchase courses in their local currency to
help them avoid complicated transactions.
Director of Engineering
CEO, Bookneto Inc (acquired)
Ex UN Youth Policy Advisor
Former President, Imprint Pub.
WEF Global Shaper
Founder, Nightkeys (acquired)
BSc. CS University of Toronto
BSc. CS University of Waterloo
Enterprise software experience at MBA, Kellog School of Management
OpenText, MKS, BBS Securities, Head of Corporate Strategy, First Bank
Ex Merrill Lynch, Diamond Consultants
Former Minister of Education,
Federal Republic of Nigeria
"Education is the most
powerful weapon to
change the world."