Jumia has extend its operation to Kano, the most populous state in the country, to offer its e-commerce service in Northern Nigeria.
The company made this disclosure on its official blog saying, the expansion was to mark its second anniversary in Nigeria.
Residents of Kano will be able to order online with a range of payment options available to them, including cash on delivery option, the company said
According to Nicola Martin, Co-CEO of Jumia Nigeria, “we continue to innovate new ways to reach out to a larger audience, and part of this is with our operation’s expansion to Kano and other states in Nigeria.”
According to him, “this expansion is one of many to come as we already have hub stations in 9 other states. We continue to deliver smiles to thousands of miles around Nigeria to our well appreciated customers as we turn two years old.”
Launched in 2012 in Nigeria, Jumia has expanded to Egypt, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Morocco and most recently Uganda, the company said.