Tag: Press Statements


Jovago partners with AccorHotels in Africa

Nairobi , 14 March 2016 – Jovago and AccorHotels announced today the signing of an innovative partnership to incorporate all AccorHotels established on the African continent on the Jovago platform – Africa’s n°1 online hotel booking website. The partnership would firstly involve the incorporation of 30 AccorHotels hotels located inRead More

AIG Secures $328m Funding from MTN, AXA & Goldman Sachs

Nairobi, March 4th 2016 – Africa Internet Group (“AIG”), the parent of Jumia and Jovago, the leading ecommerce platforms in Africa, has secured more than Euro 300 million in funding from new and existing investors, including the previously announced funding commitment from AXA, a worldwide leader in insurance and assetRead More

The Kenyan Blog Awards 2016 Enters Voting Phase

Nairobi, 3rd March 2016: The Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE) has today announced the nominees in this years’ Kenyan Blog Awards. The unveiling will also see the opening of the third and most active part of the awards; the online voting phase. This follows a grueling exercise,by judges, who siftedRead More

Jovago Launches 24 – Hour Customer Service Center

Jumia Travel, Africa’s leading online hotel booking website has launched their 24-hour customer service center in their Nairobi regional offices. The 24-hour contact center will provide booking services, customer advice as well as support through both Live Chat and the call center. This will ensure that customer and guest inquiriesRead More