Lamudi Kenya hits 15,000 listings to become largest online real estate platform in Kenya.Nairobi, Kenya, 26th May 2014 – Lamudi, founded by Africa Internet Holding (AIH), has established itself as Kenya’s leading online real estate platform, recently exceeding 15,000 listings. The site offers Kenyans a wide range of different properties to rent and buy in different parts of Kenya including Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu and Nakuru.
Global car classifieds Carmudi drives into fast trackBerlin, Germany, May 26th, 2014 – Global car classifieds player Carmudi fast tracks into the emerging world crossing 100,000 listings globally. Having started its operations only 5 months ago, the online marketplace has successfully driven its way into the automotive industry in 12 countries and 40 cities across 4 regions: Asia, Africa, Latam and the Middle East.
Online hotel booking platform Jovago expands to Zanzibar, Djibouti and MalawiNairobi, Kenya, 21th May, 2014 - After recently expanding into South Sudan just last month, the online booking portal Jovago, founded by Africa Internet Holding (AIH), is continuing to expand across Africa, bringing operations to Zanzibar, Djibouti and Malawi in order to offer easy and transparent hotel booking to users across the continent.
JUMIA Nigeria ignites your style with new fashion campaignLagos, Nigeria, 20th May 2014 - Fresh from winning the award for best e-commerce site of the year at the BOICT awards, JUMIA is on the move again with another fashion forward campaign. JUMIA, founded by Africa Internet Holding (AIH), is Africa's largest online retail destination with over 20,000 fashion items, and today it unveils its latest fashion campaign with a dynamic fashion video.
LAMUDI EXPANDS TO SEVEN NEW MARKETSMAY 19th, 2014: Leading real estate player Lamudi (www.lamudi.com) is bringing its global property network to seven new markets in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Lamudi is now available in Sri Lanka, Jordan, the Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Madagascar, Mauritius and Zimbabwe, bringing the number of countries where the platform is available to 28.
Online real estate platform Lamudi launches first African real estate conferenceLagos, Nigeria, 16th May 2014 – Yesterday, online real estate platform Lamudi kicked off the first conference on Pan-African Real Estate in Lagos, Nigeria, inviting Lamudi management from 17 African countries as well as experts and key partners to join the event.
KAYMU ADVOCATES MOBILE ADVERTISING FOR ONLINE MARKETPLACES AT THE MOBILE WEST AFRICA 2014Leading online marketplace Kaymu.com.ng has identified how online marketplaces can monetize mobile marketing, highlighting the functions mobile marketplace apps should possess on Tuesday 13th February at the Mobile West Africa Conference 2014.
THE 10 COMMANDMENTS OF BUYING A HOUSELAGOS, MAY 14th, 2014: Closings costs, pre-approved mortgages, interest rates. Just the terminology of house hunting is enough to send experienced buyers into a spin. Global real estate platform Lamudi today released a fun, practical guide to help take the stress out of property hunting. Lamudi’s 10 real estate commandments are designed to guide both first-time buyers and those returning to the market.
Easy Taxi and Samsung: Taxi app pre-installed on all Galaxy S5 devices in NigeriaLagos, Nigeria, 29th April 2014 - Easy Taxi, the world’s largest taxi booking app, has teamed up with Samsung to offer its services to even more customers across Nigeria, with the Easy Taxi app to be pre-installed on all new Samsung Galaxy S5 devices as part of the Galaxy Gift Exchange.
Jovago rolls out loyalty programme for Nigerian businessesLagos, Nigeria, 29th April 2014 - Jovago.com, Africa’s largest online hotel booking platform, has rolled out a new loyalty programme for Nigerian businesses to boost Nigeria’s hospitality industry. The new loyalty programme aims to make the hotel booking process easier for Nigerian corporate organisations and businesses looking to book accommodation for their corporate group trips.
KAYMU PARTNERS WITH GLOBAL OCEON AGAINST MALARIALeading online marketplace Kaymu.com.ng has partnered with Global Oceon, World Health Organization (WHO) and the Lagos State Ministry of Health by donating mosquito nets distributed to Itedo Community in Lekki Area of Lagos. On Thursday April 24th 2014 Kaymu took part in the charity walk against malaria to raise awareness of malaria preventive measures. The event was followed by the World Malaria Day on Friday.
Jovago expands to South SudanLagos, Nigeria, 23rd April, 2014 - Following Jovago’s success in countries such as Nigeria, Kenya and Senegal, the online booking portal founded by Africa Internet Holding (AIH) now announces its expansion into South Sudan, in order to bring easy and transparent hotel booking to an even wider audience across the continent.
Samsung and Hellofood partnership: food delivery app available on all Galaxy S5 devices in NigeriaLagos, Nigeria, 23rd April 2014 - Online food ordering service Hellofood.com, which is founded by Africa Internet Holding (AIH), announced a partnership with Samsung at the launch of the new Samsung Galaxy S5 in Lagos. As part of the Galaxy Gift Package, Hellofood has been selected as one of six apps that will be pre-installed on all Galaxy S5 devices for its users.
MTN & AIH announce partnership campaignsPlateau, Tuesday 22nd April – Africa Internet Holding (AIH), the largest internet incubator on the continent, today announced the start of its partnership with MTN, Africa’s leading telecoms company. To kick off proceedings, MTN and JUMIA, Africa’s no1 online shopping retail destination, are teaming up to offer an even more comprehensive service to its users in Ivory Coast, both online and on mobile devices.
Kaymu gets 'Happy' for Easter with music video and online treasure huntLagos, Nigeria, 17th April 2014: Kaymu.com.ng, Nigeria’s number one online marketplace, is bringing rewards and good cheer to its customers this Easter season with the release of the company’s own version of Pharrell’s music video for ‘Happy’ and an Easter-themed competition on the site.
Lendico Launches in South Africa- Lendico is the first market place for loans from one person to the next operating in Europe and Africa - Own algorithm analyses credit risk in real time - Africa Internet Holding (AIH), Africa’s leading startup builder, announces the launch of their newest startup Lendico - Lendico is fully licensed by the NCR
Jumia aims at creating a connected digital Africa to improve people’s lives on the continent, thanks to the Internet. Therefore, Jumia’s mission is to connect African consumers and entrepreneurs to do better business together. Founded in 2012, with a presence in 23 African countries, the group has MTN, Rocket Internet, Millicom, Orange & Axa as investors. Jumia has been creating a sustainable ecosystem of digital services and infrastructures through online and mobile marketplaces and classifieds to expand your horizons.