History was made two days ago when Konga.com picked up this year’s Lagos chamber of commerce and industry award for most innovative and impactful brand in the retail trade sector, beating out Shoprite, Addide and Jumia.
Konga.com, Nigeria’s largest marketplace is said to have won the award haven contributed immensely to the development of commerce and industry in the country. Gabriel Gab-Umoden, Head of marketing, Konga.com who picked up the award on behalf of the company said “On behalf of Konga.com CEO, Sim Shagaya and the entire team, we wish to thank the LCCI for this honour. In such a short time we have been able to take great strides in making retail more accessible and affordable for all Nigerians and we promise to continue to innovate and not rest on our oars. We also congratulate the other nominees in this category as they are all truly great companies”
The venue was the Muson centre, in Lagos and the theme was “Celebrating Excellence”. In attendance were former ministers, state commissioners for commerce, captains of industry and journalists.
Also, at the event, the Konga Workers day mega-sale, an initiative by the Konga team to make retail more affordable by slashing prices across different categories was announced to run till May 9th.