Jumia – the largest eCommerce platform in Africa has partnered with Mondia – a leading technology company that specializes in marketing and distribution of digital content to launch a new gaming service, ‘Jumia Games’ for JumiaPay customers in Africa.
Jumia Games will be available to all JumiaPay customers on a monthly subscription plan. All interested users will have to pay a monthly subscription cost of about Ksh 190 and Jumia guarantees users to “thousands of high-quality games” such as CR7, Ben10, Tom and Jerry, and cartoon Network games. Subscription to Jumia games will give you full and unlimited access to all games at the portal.
In its first phase, Jumia games are available in five African countries where the eCommerce platform operates including Kenya, Egypt, Nigeria, Morocco and Ghana with plans to expand the service to Jumia customers in Tunisia and Cote d’Ivoire over the next few months.
“The gaming industry is expected to grow at a CGAR of 12% until 2025 and with more than 200 million Africans who are below the age of 35, the continent has tremendous potential in the mobile gaming segment,” says Amadeo Rahmann, CEO of Mondia.
“This deal with Jumia further reinforces our reputation for delivering the best and latest digital entertainment to consumers. Our extensive expertise in the digital space puts us in a unique position to help brands transform their online customer experience and thereby help with customer retention and acquiring new customers,” he added.
Sami Louali -EVP Financial Services at Jumia Group said, “We have always been at the forefront of providing our consumers with the latest and best products and services. With the launch of this new category on JumiaPay App, we are providing our consumers with an exciting digital gaming and entertainment experience. With the help of our partner, Mondia, consumers can enjoy entertainment services through our JumiaPay Appin addition to other digital and financial services.”