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More online shopping firms continue reforms, ToLet.com.ng now PropertyPro.ng

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Barely less than one week after Yudala merged with Konga which it earlier acquired in the year, formally ToLet.com.ng, Nigeria’s leading online property classifieds portal has changed its name to PropertyPro.ng to widen business activities. The change in nomenclature came barely six months after it bought over Jumia House (Lamudi). Business Hilights recalls that PropertyPro.ng is a property search website ...

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Konga completes merger with Yudala, set to disrupt e-Commerce space

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Konga, Nigeria’s largest online mall and Yudala, Africa’s pioneer composite e-commerce company have officially announced a merger of their operations which will see them effectively become the biggest organized retail and e-commerce/marketplace outfit on the African continent. The business merger, which takes effect from Tuesday May 1st 2018, will see both companies operate under the Konga brand name. The strategic ...

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Zinox’s Konga appoints corporate expert, Ijogun as chairman

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Konga, Nigeria’s leading e-commerce giant, has announced the appointment of frontline corporate guru, Olusiji Ijogun as Chairman. The appointment takes effect from April 1st, 2018. Since recently, Konga has dominated the news recently after its recent acquisition by the Zinox Group, Nigeria’s foremost technology conglomerate; in a move that several industry watchers believe will position the company on a stronger ...

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e-Commerce platforms in Africa going off radar? Efritin.com, OLX close shops

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Contrary to expectations that the emergence of e-Commerce platforms in African leading markets will effectively do well and drive digital shopping experience for the growth of African economies, emerging indications show otherwise. Investigations by Business Hilights Intelligence Unit (BHIU), the research arm of the Business Hilights publications have shown that “In the last few years, several e-Commerce platforms are finding ...

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Zinox Group expands e-commerce coast, acquires Konga.com platform

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Leading indigenous Information and Communications technology conglomerate, Zinox Group has acquired e-commerce powerhouse, Konga after successfully rounding off months of long-drawn negotiations with major investors, including Naspers and AB Kinnevik in a landmark deal. The new development will expectedly provide employment opportunities for thousands of Nigerians and reposition Konga for a greater share of the e-commerce market in Nigeria and ...

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Why Yudala leads in e-Commerce price war

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Whereas a recent market survey carried out by leading online, offline device marketing group, Yudala has shown that its prices are far more competitive than others in the market segment; analysts have argued that the feat was not unconnected with the company’s strategic marketing model, good knowledge of the Nigerian consumer behavior and desire to make life richer and better ...

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