Microsoft has entered into a partnership with the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) to provide TEF entrepreneurs access to cloud-based software, online support and access to markets through its Biz4Africa platform.

The tech company will also offer technical training on Microsoft technologies and platforms during the TEF forum slated to commence on Friday in Lagos, Nigeria.

Ms Parminder Vir, chief executive at the Tony Elumelu Foundation says, “Through this partnership, we are supporting each other’s mission to enable Africa’s entrepreneurs to drive their businesses forward,”

Microsoft will collaborate with the foundation through its 4Afrika Initiative, a platform where it actively engages in Africa’s economic development to improve its global competitiveness.