CollegeAdverts is a free campus classified advertising website that makes buying and selling easy among nigerian students in institutions of higher learning especially the universities,polytechnics and colleges. The website was launched few weeks ago in alpha.
The way it works
It allows student to post free adverts of their items (products and services) which they have for sale and entire students in their school and the other schools can view the ads
Posting Ads is easy and can be done by visiting http://www.collegeadverts.com/post-ad where a form for filling a detailed information about the item such as phone number of the seller,name, picture of the item, contact email/website etc will be presented.
Students looking for items to buy can visit the search page to search for items for sale by visiting http://www.collegeadverts.com/search-ads .
Who is behind this?
The website was founded by Fawale Gbolahan T a student of Federal University of Technology Minna
Funding so far
The website so far has been funded by personal savings.
According to the founder Fawale, he hopes to reach out to all nigerian students in various schools and then to other neigbouring African countries.
Can this be Dealfish or Google trader for students? Lets watch and see.