Nigeria’s leading online retail store has been launched in the East African PowerHouse, Uganda. Ugandans can now get their home appliances, electronics, mobile phones, beauty and fashion products at www.jumia.ug.
Jumia which started as Kasuwa.com and has expanded to 5 African countries in less than one and half year of existence has now made her second arrival in the East African country of Uganda after her début in Kenya. The winner of the 2013 best new retail launch of the year at the World Retail Awards is now present in 6 African countries.
Jumia which is has Rocket Internet as one of its funders is a member of the Africa Internet Holding (AIH), a company that prides itself as the largest, fastest and most successful African Internet Group.