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Andre Iguodala Joins Jumia Board of Directors

Andre Iguodala, a member of the three-time reigning NBA champion Golden State Warriors, has joined the Board of Directors of Jumia, the leading e-commerce platform in Africa. As Jumia’s ambassador charged with promoting business development and technology in Africa, Iguodala will bring his network in the technology industry, interest inRead More

Joe Falter is Jumia Travel’s new CEO

Jumia Travel has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer, Joe Falter, succeeding Paul Midy who has exited the top post to take a different position in the larger Jumia Group. Falter, who is also the Founder and CEO of Travel’s sister company Jumia Food, assumes the roleRead More

Jumia Named Among MIT Top 50 Smartest Companies 2017

Jumia Group (formerly Africa Internet Group), has for the second consecutive year been named in the list of MIT’s 50 smartest companies – 2017. This year, Jumia ranks at position 44 as compared to 47 on the 2016 list, standing out as a company working to overcome the challenges ofRead More

Jumia Named on MIT’s Top 50 Smartest Companies 2016

MIT Technology Review ranks 50 top companies globally based on their ability to combine innovative technology with an effective business model. Nairobi, Kenya – 19th July, 2016 – Africa Internet Group, which recently re-branded to JUMIA GROUP has been recognized in the MIT prestigious list of the 50 smartest companies-Read More

Jumia Becomes Africa’s One Stop Online Destination

Africa Internet Group is today connecting its companies into Jumia’s ecosystem with a new vision, “Expand your horizons”. The new Jumia ecosystem will give access to products and services from its 9 leading platforms. After 4 years of successfully establishing and growing its online services as leaders in their markets,Read More