Tag: Jumia

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SponsorJune 28, 2019

Top technology players set to discuss progressive innovation at PAADC design competition

Over 2000 technology enthusiasts, students, and innovators will converge at the University of Lagos, Akoka for the grand finale of ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 16, 2016

Victor Asemota: Why market education is important for technology companies

by Victor Asemota TRAINING FOR CHANGE After Econet Wireless Nigeria got their GSM License and before they launched services, they ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 30, 2016

Opinion: Recession will grow Nigeria’s travel industry – I tell you how

by Olukayode Kolawole The International Monetary Funds (IMF) predicted in 2015 that Nigeria’s economy will slide into a recession in ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 11, 2016

PROFILE: Raphael Afaedor is one techpreneur who simply gets it right

by Usman Alabi The first time Raphael Afaedor was in Nigeria, he came in as a staff of the Notore ...

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Mazi EmekaSeptember 2, 2016

Opinion: The real issue with Nigerian e-commerce companies

by Derin Adebayo Q: What is the addressable market for a technology start-up operating in Nigeria? A: Nobody knows. The NCC ...

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Isime EseneAugust 1, 2016

5 takeaways from the curious case of Konga’s 184,000 customers

by Chi Ibe Last week’s release of Konga’s performance in the second quarter of 2016 by Kinnevik AB – investors ...

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Isime EseneJuly 27, 2016

The thread: Is Nigeria’s market big enough for e-commerce?

A report by Swedish investment firm Kinnevik AB on its investments in E-commerce startup Konga, revealed that even though Nigeria ...

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Oreoluwa PetersJuly 26, 2016

RMD to sue Jumia for copyright infringement?

Richard Mofe Damijo aka RMD may be looking to file a legal action against E-commerce company, Jumia after it allegedly used ...

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Oreoluwa PetersJuly 26, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Wizkid reveals collaboration with Sean Paul | Fans wake up to surprise of Adekunle Gold’s debut album | More Stories

Here are some stories from yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing this morning ...

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Kolapo OlapojuMay 26, 2015

Nothing can force Jumia to shut down, not even fuel scarcity

by Jewel Stephen There are three constants in life. The Sun will always rise after the night. Kanye West will always rant when he ...

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Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 9, 2015

The time to shop is now: Get your early year fashion discounts at Jumia

by Jewel Stephen The New Year brings new beginnings, new opportunities, new happiness, and new hope! For those who know the ...

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Kolapo OlapojuDecember 12, 2014

Saying thank you for a record breaking year, Jumia announces Dec 12 shopping event

by Jewel Stephen December promises to be an exciting month for Nigerians, as the online shop you can trust, Jumia.com.ng unveils special ...

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Kolapo OlapojuDecember 11, 2014

Great discounts on fashion & mobile gadgets on Jumia’s 12.12. mega shopping event

by Jewel Stephen After such an amazing year, Nigeria’s number one online retailer has announced the 12.12. mega shopping event, ...

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Kolapo OlapojuNovember 21, 2014

Black Friday blow out in Nigeria

by Jewel Stephen If you didn’t know any better you would think Black Friday was a national worldwide holiday. Such is the level of ...

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SolaJuly 26, 2014

How Tunde and Raphael got here: A profile of Jumia’s million dollar ex-CEOs (YNaija Long Read)

by Eromo Egbejule Two years ago when Tunde Kehinde and Raphael Kofi Afaedor, both graduates of the famed Harvard Business ...

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July 2, 2014

“Is Rocket Internet bad for the Eco-system? 1,000 percent yes” – Jason Njoku has another go at Jumia & co.

by Jason Njoku For all those who don’t like my opinions, beyond trying to organise my assassination, I would caution ...

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August 20, 2013

Start up seed capital: The early Nigerian stories

by Okechukwu Nnamdi My advice to Celestine and his team is to Bootstrap and find inexpensive ways of achieving progress. ...

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August 19, 2013

Opinion: 3 things I wish our technology ecosystem had

by Bankole Oluwafemi And there’s the fact that techies will typically prefer to live behind their laptops in caffeine-induced oblivion ...

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July 29, 2013

Nigeria’s number one online retailer presents ‘The Jumia story’ (WATCH)

by Oge Okonkwo JUMIA, Nigeria’s number 1 retailer, brings to you ‘The Jumia Story’. In celebrating its 1st year and 1 ...

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July 24, 2013

$1 billion! 90,000 sq.ft! Tens of thousands of dollars! YNaija Investigates Jumia vs Konga (Conclusion)

by Adegoke Oyeniyi, for YNaija On the first anniversaries of Nigeria’s leading (and feverishly competing) e-commerce companies, we go beyond ...

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July 24, 2013

Jumia vs Konga – Who is winning the war? YNaija Investigates the numbers, the hype, and the CEOs

by Adegoke Oyeniyi, for YNaija On the first anniversaries of Nigeria’s leading (and feverishly competing) e-commerce companies, we go beyond ...

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May 20, 2013

Opinion: Nigerian technology startups and their tendency to be unreliable

by Mark Essien Nigeria is a fundamentally unreliable place…nobody expects you to arrive by 4PM, if that’s what was written ...

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