Tag: Olx

Jiji Marketplace Safety Features Attract More Buyers and Sellers

According to JIJI Online Market Place Kenya Country Director Maksym Golubev sellers enjoy wide visibility while no commissions are charged.

Nigerian classifieds firm enters Kenya through OLX buyout

OLX, the once-popular classifieds business in Kenya that was forced to close shop early last year due to low volumes, has found a buyer. Jiji.ng, the largest classifieds marketplace in Nigeria, has reached an agreement to redirect OLX users in Nigeria to Jiji and...

OLX scam: Police officer wins praise for chase that recovered Sh400,000

According to a crime report from Parklands Police Station in Nairobi, AP officer Joash Ombati was on guard duties at NIC Bank in Westlands when he saw a man being thrown out of a moving car while shouting 'wezi wezi'

OLX blames politics for decision to quit Kenya

Firm says only sales in electronic devices are experiencing a steady growth but the current situation in the country had taken a toll on the business

Jumia launches free next-day delivery

Jumia Express, which covers products that are stored in Jumia warehouses, picked, packed and shipped by Jumia, renews confidence in the growing online retail business in Kenya

30 employees lose jobs as OLX shuts Kenya office

OLX has operated in Kenya for the last seven years and revolutionized e-commerce through its online classifieds that brought together buyers and sellers of used items