One of he most popular e-commerce start-ups in Africa, Kaymu has now expanded to mobile marketing with the launch of its Android mobile app. The mobile app is designed to make online shopping in Africa easier and more convenient and has features like allowing sellers to list products and buyers to select from a wide variety of products.
The CEO of Kaymu Africa Elias Schulze said:
“Mobile-commerce sales are booming in Africa. The launch of the Kaymu mobile application on different platforms will provide an even more structured platform for sales to be conducted on the go”.
The app works great with a simple to use and straightforward interface and will be available for all countries in Africa where Kaymu has its services including Algeria, Angola, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Ghana, IvoryCoast, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Tunusia, Uganda and Zambia. Mobile subscriptions in Africa have increased from fewer than 25 million in 2001 to more than 720 million in 2012 (according to a 2013 Global Report by McKinsey).
Many people access the internet via their mobile phones this is also pushing an m-commerce explosion in Africa. You can download the Kaymu Android mobile app here.