The concept Black Friday is celebrated around the world the day after Thanksgiving with stores offering exclusive deals online and offline for one day. It is a day when people trying to get the best discounts will block and tackle better than their favourite football teams.
If you did not know better, you will assume Black Friday is a national holiday as 2014 recorded a multitude of 370million shoppers worldwide on that same day, spending over $70billion total in the process.
Jumia, Africa’s favourite online retailer is bringing back Black Friday in a massive way this year on Friday, November 27th 2015. It will be federating with MTN, Binatone, Mediatek, Infinix and Innjoo to give you the biggest shopping event Nigeria has ever witnessed.
It will feature flash sales, exclusive fashion deals, blockbuster discounts and more at up to 90% off for everyone. 1000 products with the best prices guaranteed in Nigeria will be available for Black Friday. Customers will be buried under a 24-hour long avalanche of deals and Flash Sales! All the big electronics and fashion brands have RSVPed “YES!” to the event.
2013 was the year Jumia pioneered and brought black Friday to Nigeria but it really got the roof on fire in 2014 with more than 30,000 visits on the website every minute and over 10 million page views on the Jumia website in one day. 400% more orders were placed on that one day than on any other day of the year. The thrills could not be rifer.
2015 Black Friday is set to give everyone an insight into why it is #NowOrNever. Our lucky Black Friday shoppers will stand the chance to win extra vouchers if they shop on Jumia during Black Friday. Jumia is set to make an epoch-making statement and put to bed all doubts regarding who sets the pace.
Black Friday deals on JUMIA will run across all categories on the 27th of November, 2015 and customers can enjoy up to 90% discount on items with free delivery anywhere in Nigeria. It is now or never! It is going to be an epic battle of the fastest fingers! Are you ready for the Black Friday Tsunami?