Online shoppers in Nigeria will be all smiles this festive season as Jumia Nigeria unveils its Black Friday concept in the country just days after its competitor Konga.com also unveiled theirs.
The move aimed at lowering prices after thanksgiving, with up to 85% off, to its Nigerian customers, began today November 28 and runs till December 2 this year . Buyers in this season will have free shipping in Lagos and Abuja. Jumia is hopeful Nigerian shoppers will enjoy the Black Friday sales for the first time as they join the world after Thanksgiving and get ushered into the festive season.
The firm is salso promising that its Black Friday deals will run across specific general merchandize items such as mobile phones, tablets, electronics, home appliances among with discounts of up to 85% discount on items with delivery anywhere in Nigeria. For shoppers this is an opportunity for them to get items for their Christmas as early. Gift ideas for kids, men and women are also available.
Jumia has not indicated if its Kenya subsidiary will run this promotion or not.