Jumia launches online payment solution
Jumia, Nigeria’s No. 1 online retailer and Pan-African leading e-commerce announced in August 2016, the launch of Jumia Pay, a third-party payment solution aimed at providing a safer, faster and more convenient online payment solution across the 23 countries in which the company operates.
“Jumia Pay has a very simple yet crucial objective: go even further in providing a safe, a secure and a convenient shopping experience to our customers, building trust along the way between us, our thousands of sellers and our millions of customers. We are very proud to be able to offer this new service to our customers and participate in building financial inclusion in Africa to unbanked or underbanked populations,” said Jeremy Hodara, the Co-CEO of Jumia.
Jumia Pay will first be implemented in Nigeria, the company’s biggest market.