M-Pesa now good for Google Play Store

Global mobile commerce enabler, Docomo Digital has partnered with Safaricom to give customers the option to pay for content on the Google Play Store using M-Pesa. The integration, which is powered by Docomo Digital’s mobile commerce enabling platform using...

TFG expands Collect In Store service

The Foschini Group (TFG) has rolled out its Collect In Store service for online shoppers across the country, taking the number of participating stores to 184, and now offers the service entirely free, with no qualifying amount required. Trialed in the Western Cape for...

‘Tis the season for cybercrime

Consumers planning on purchasing their Christmas gifts online could be at risk of losing between $50 and $ 000 per incident. That’s because it’s the season when cyber criminals across the world are on the prowl to fill up their own Christmas...

Ignite relaunches SME e-commerce platform

Technology is the business leveller that enables South African small and medium businesses to become global organisations — but not if internet and communication technology services are over-complicated or beyond the reach of entrepreneurs. To address what is...

Jumia plans for biggest Black Friday

Jumia Nigeria has announced the dates and partners for its biggest sales event of the year – Jumia Black Friday 2017. This year’s event is billed as the Jumia Black Friday Festival and will run for 31 days from 13 November to 13 December 2017 on...

Jumia launches e-commerce bot

Jumia has introduced Nigeria’s first e-commerce bot. Using Jumia Bot, shoppers can order food, find fashion or electronic items and book hotels and flights by simply having an online conversation with the bot. The bot, powered and hosted by Facebook Messenger,...