Jumia, the largest online store in Nigeria, has announced that it will slash 50 percent of prices of most of their products to mark ‘black Friday’ on 27 November 2015.
A statement from Jimia Nigeria Managing Director, Mr Automata Ba, said the discount will mark the beginning of Christmas season, which is celebrated annually.
“The Infinix Hot 2 will be selling at 50 per cent discount and the PS4 will be available at a jaw-dropping 45 per cent discount.
“Jumia Fashionistas, Michael kors, New Look, Ralph Lauren and more have offered to give 40 per cent discounts on their products,’’reads the statement in parts.
The discount will start on Friday 27 November midnight.Mr Ba has called upon all Nigerians to make use of the discount and shop in numbers.
Black Friday is popular in USA and UK where shoppers benefit from huge discounts on several products, including electronic products.
It’s not clear whether other online stores owned by Jumia in other countries will also offer the discounts.