Top 5 E-commerce Websites in Uganda in 2022

E–commerce (electronic commerce) is the activity of electronically buying or selling of products on online services or over the Internet. E-commerce business in Uganda have been flourishing in the last 10 years especially after the government sought to strengthen the country’s digital economy. With a dynamic economy and a large population proficient with digital technologies, Uganda is the fastest-growing market for e-commerce in East Africa. Several ecommerce platforms and digital applications are already fighting for market share. Several e-commerce actors are already in place. In this article we will look…

Jumia partners with Bata & Total to take E-commerce countrywide.

Jumia Uganda has announced a brand new partnership with worldwide shoe retailer Bata and international oil company Total to increase the number of pick up stations that consumers can pick their Jumia orders from. “We have seen demand for our services in upcountry locations like Masaka, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Gulu and Lira. Therefore, our expanded pick up station network with Total and Bata will enhance customer confidence and the adoption of e-commerce in 2020 countrywide,” says Jumia Uganda CEO Ron Kawamara. This initiative is a part of Jumia’s strategy to…