Selewa Market Goes Cashless again

Ghana’s leading premier pop up market “Selewa Market” will hold it’s maiden event of the year, the Selewa Pre-Independence Sales on March 3 and 4.

This was disclosed by Head of Media Relations for Melon Concept, Mr. Gideon Kodo,organizers of the programme.

According to Mr. Kodo, the March event slated for Golden Tulip,Accra is expected to start off the year which promises to be exciting as many events have been lined up by the outfit.

“We are once again creating a cashless platform for all transactions during the event. This decision is stemming largely from level interest and participation recorded from patrons and clients during the Xmas edition of the event, we are encouraging shoppers to opt for all available cashless payment platform and be rewarded with shopping vouchers and discount on their purchases.”

He added that, the initiative is in line with the national agenda by government to graduate the country’s economy into a cashless one.

The Selewa Pop-Up Market over the past three years has provided an avenue for businesses both SMEs and corporate to converge at one venue to sell and promote their products and services to a shopping audience. The Pre-Independence sales will feature over 60 selected vendors stocking traditional and contemporary fashion, beauty and home furnishing products at highly discounted prices.

As an African-styled market most of the goods on display at Selewa market are handmade local products such as traditional clothing, bags, beads, footwear, natural skin and hair products, African-themed paintings and sculpture pieces among others

This year’s, Pre-Independence sales, will be two days of discount shopping, cultural display and networking in a fun-filled environment. Shoppers will be treated to special Kizomba session on day two of the market where both shoppers and vendors will have an opportunity to practice the lovely and relaxing Kizomba dance from Angola. A secure kids’ play area will also be available to keep the kids entertained.

The event is opened free of charge to the general public at 10am daily. It is being organized in partnership with Tailored Solutions Microfinance, MTN GH, Ecobank and the Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems.

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