Konga Travel, Nigeria’s foremost omni-channel travel booking company, has rolled out a special promotion to usher in the commencement of the Ember months.
Tagged Ember Deals, the promotion offers all categories of travelers a chance to enjoy unbeatable flight deals to major destinations around the world.
The Konga Travel Ember Deals, which kicked off on Monday September 9th 2019 will run on a first-come, first-served basis, with limited deals on the table for interested travelers.
On offer are highly discounted fares and travel packages to destinations such as London, Dubai, New York, Kigali and Abuja, among others. Furthermore, customers stand to enjoy savings of upwards of N20,000 when they book their flights with Konga Travel.
Interestingly, the Ember Deals covers flights to a number of international destinations, with offers that the company has described as ‘unbeatable’ in the market.
Eric Nana, chief operating officer, Konga Travel, said, “With the Ember Deals, Konga Travel has put together offers as low as N129,999 for flights to major international destinations. Also, our customers can pay as low as N16,500 for flights to local destinations. These offers are practically unbeatable in the market.
“Furthermore, if you book your flight and travel packages with Konga Travel this period, you also enjoy the added benefit of paying in flexible instalments at a cost that makes sense in line with the current economic realities. Bookings can also be made online at www.kongatravels.com or in any Konga retail store nationwide. No other travel booking company offers you these irresistible offers,” he said.
Continuing, Nana affirmed that through the Ember Deals, Konga Travel is eager to come to the aid of bargain-hungry travelers who often struggle to find the right deals at this time of the year.
“At Konga Travel, we are driven by the motivation to offer Nigerians unlimited ease and convenience in their travel booking experience. Indeed, we understand that quite a number of travelers are often restricted by unfavorable travel offers at this time of the year.
“However, with Konga Travel, you are covered. Our Ember Deals actually accommodates the yearnings of not only Nigerians who are looking for best deals on their local travel, but the aspirations of other categories of travelers eyeing a favourable deal for that trip to a foreign destination as well as Nigerians and other travelers in the Diaspora.
“These deals are a testament to the brand’s unique promise of a seamless, affordable, and stress-free travel experience for all its customers,” he concluded.
Sundiata Post Media Unveils Dealboku, eCommerce Platform
Sundiata Post Media Limited, a multimedia news platform, has launched Dealboku, its e-commerce platform.
In a statement, Max Amuchie, founder/CEO of Sundiata Post Media, said Dealboku is an idea whose “time has come”.
Amuchie said Dealboku is different from other conventional online shops where goods are sold at shelf prices, as its e-commerce platform is an online deals marketplace where merchants are made to sell same products and offer same services at a discounted price.
“We have built a robust platform that is unique in its approach to e-commerce. Both buyers and sellers are assured of excellent customer care and quality products and services at discounted prices,” he said.
According to him, “with the establishment of Dealboku, Sundiata Post has made history as the first media platform in Nigeria to go into the full e-commerce business”.
In her remarks, Hannah Atomode, Dealboku’s project consultant, said the goal of the platform is to help customers get good discounted deals to their doorsteps.
“The team has been working very hard to build a beautiful and user-friendly website. This is a platform that comprises various products and services from fashion, automobile, furniture, foods, beauty, food, Spa and wellness, hotels, online training etc,” she said.
“The payment system is not cumbersome, it is so simple and easy to use.”
Atomode added that the e-commerce platform offers three payment options, which are card payment, wallet or bank transfer.
AtaraPay Redefines e-commerce Space
AtaraPay, an online escrow service has reiterated its commitment toward redefining and enhancing cash on delivery service in Nigeria in a way that promotes trust, transparency and protects the interest of both parties.
Yemi Adebiyi, Executive Director of TrustPay Technologies Limited, made this known in a statement in Lagos, where he said the emergence of e-commerce in Nigeria has changed the way Nigerians buy and sell goods.
He said that although bias and skepticism against online shopping persist, over time more consumers have begun to embrace the concept of purchasing items online and getting them delivered at their doorstep.
He said: “The advent of the COVID-19 pandemic has also made it imperative for sellers to diversify their sales channel to include an online, omnichannel strategy.”
He noted that, however, over time increased cases of internet fraud, frequent internet payment transaction failures only served to worsen the perception of customers paying online without physically inspecting the goods.
Adebiyi pointed out that as a workaround, cash-on-delivery options quickly became a popular choice with customers who preferred to double-check items in hand before paying in cash. This served as an approach to address the trust deficit and guarantee quality assurance.
He said that the introduction of escrow service by African start-ups such as AtaraPay, Paylock, Truzo has come in handy in addressing the issue of trust between buyers and sellers in a way that promotes transparency and protects the interest of both parties.
Adebiyi explained that AtaraPay’s business relationship with Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc enables it to provide a service that can be trusted and reliable enough to take away the monetary bottlenecks and resolve every crisis during transactions.
“This is a safe way to strike an equilibrium between customer and merchant credibility while eliminating fraud in the process,” he added.
Konga to Employ over 100,000 Nigerians through Konga Affiliate Project
Konga, composite eCommerce giant has revived YUBOSS, a stellar reseller scheme now re-christened as Konga Affiliate through which it is offering millions of smart unemployed and under-employed Nigerians an opportunity to earn unlimited income and ultimately achieve economic freedom by partnering with the company.
Equally important, the Konga Affiliate programme which grants successful applicants instant sign-up at affiliate.konga.com offers a comprehensive partnership to affiliates.
Built upon the very popular YUBOSS scheme which the company floated under Yudala, the central idea behind the revamped Konga Affiliate programme is Konga’s burning ambition to reach the unreached and under-served Nigerians in the hinterlands and other parts of the country through the affiliates whom it has identified as critical partners in this initiative.
This is in addition to the desire to reach more of the growing band of savvy, quality-minded Nigerians in search of a reliable channel for their purchases.
Specifically, the programme affords affiliates who sign up a chance to earn unrestricted income through mouth-watering commissions on every successful sale of products on the Konga platform.
Most importantly, hardworking and successful affiliates can grow through the ranks to ultimately become the owner of a Konga franchise store.
Further setting apart the Konga Affiliate programme is the immense benefits it offers affiliates.
These include access to Konga’s world class assets including its global supply chain, massive warehousing facilities for bulk deals, swift delivery of orders through Kxpress, its in-house logistics company which boasts advanced delivery capabilities, digital payments through KongaPay, a Central Bank of Nigeria-licensed e-wallet as well as round-the-clock customer service support.
Affiliates can also enjoy access to credit facilities and training resources, mentorship opportunities with renowned entrepreneurs and global business leaders as well as sponsorship of mega deals and contracts.
In addition, the programme which has a structured progression path has been touted as a useful way out of the current harsh economic crunch and rising unemployment which has hindered the ambitions of millions of smart Nigerians in search of opportunities to make an honest living.
The dire situation is further compounded by the rampaging COVID-19 pandemic which has hobbled businesses the world over and in Nigeria.
Prince Nnamdi Ekeh, co-chief executive officer, Konga Group, says the company is looking for hardworking, determined Nigerians it can empower and invest in to create wealth through the programme.
‘‘The Konga Affiliate programme which we have relaunched online at affiliate.konga.com is one of the strategies we are deploying in providing creative employment opportunities for millions of Nigerian youths.
“Our target remains the unemployed and under-employed. In fact, we are looking for partners that we can invest in through the programme.
‘‘As it stands, one of our ambitions at Konga is to ensure we reach more of the unreached and under-served Nigerians in majority of the 774 local governments across Nigeria.
‘‘There is no doubt that unemployment is on the rise. However, the efforts of government in creating jobs cannot cater to the army of unemployed and under-employed which is rising by the day.
“Through the Konga Affiliate programme, we are giving many Nigerians a way out of their current difficult circumstances into ultimate economic freedom.
‘‘Our goal is to see each successful affiliate, in turn, become an employer of labour. This is one of the fastest ways of reducing the spiralling unemployment and under-employment rates in Nigeria and giving hope to many,’’ he concluded.
Intending affiliates can register for a chance to join the programme at affiliate.konga.com
NDDC Spent N1.5Bn on COVID-19 Palliative for Staff— MD
NIPOST Workers Threaten Strike Action over Stamp Duty
Nigeria Develops Diagnostic Kit for COVID-19
FG Says Report on 5G Deployment Ready but Needs Stakeholders Inputs
Pantami Inaugurates Committee to Increase Broadband Penetration by 2025
Report Shows DStv Cheaper in Nigeria than other African Countries
Telecom Body Introduces New Global Guidelines to Protect Kids Online
Good News: Nigerians Create Unique Vaccine for Treatment of COVID-19
Infobip Launches Conversations – Contact Centre Solution for Connected Customer Experiences
Paraguay and Nigeria in no Hurry to Roll Out 5G
- Telecom3 days ago
DSS Appeals Judgement on Buhari ‘s Daughter SIM Card Case
- E-Business3 days ago
Covenant University Partners Coursera for Full-scale Blended Learning
- Telecom3 days ago
Founder Institute Lagos Graduates 23 Founders as Cohort II Ends, Opens up Applications for Cohort III
- Telecom3 days ago
NCC Taps Digima to Head New Department to Accelerate FG’s Digital Economy Agenda
- E-Financial3 days ago
Nigerian Stocks Slip as Fears Rise over Naira Devaluation
- Telecom3 days ago
Glo Slashes International Calls by 55 Per Cent
- Telecom3 days ago
Buhari Asks Senate to Confirm Danbatta as NCC CEO
- Broadcasting3 days ago
NBC’s Broadcasting Code Strangulatory – Wole Soyinka