Jumia Wins the Best E-commerce Website of the Year for the Second Time!



Communication Week Media Limited, publishers of Nigerian Communications Week newspaper and daily newsletters is the host of the Beacon of ICT awards, which is conducted annually and instituted to reward the vision and enterprise of individuals and companies that have contributed to the growth of ICT in Nigeria.

For the second time in a consecutive row, Jumia Nigeria has flawlessly bagged the award of the Best e-commerce website in Nigeria based on their efforts to leading and growing organized retail in Nigeria.

Jumia beats out other online platforms in Nigeria to take home the award for the best e-commerce website in Nigeria, again in 2015.

The e-commerce space in Nigeria has grown with a lot of players and Dr. Jonathan Doerr, MD Marketing, Jumia Nigeria who accepted the award said that “We let our world revolve around the customers and so we go the extra mile to ensure excellent processes and best practices for the customer to enjoy an all-around satisfying shopping experience. From our user-friendly website to our swift delivery services, it is no surprise that our efforts are clearly seen and recognized, hence, this award”.

Speaking on Jumia’s award, Mr. Chike Onwuegbuchi, deputy editor-in-chief, Nigeria Communications Week newspaper, said ‘the online retailer has endeared itself to Nigerians, hence it has become a household name’.

He also noted that Jumia maintained a leading position during the keenly contested voting period. He praised the ingenuity of the online retailer especially in the promotion of e-commerce and e-payment in the country, while recruiting many young Nigerians to drive the site.

Without doubt, Jumia is the online shop you definitely can trust!

This article was written by Aisha Aburime