Jumia has announced it will place a 14-seater commuter matatu on flash sale and also return the most popular products for the ultimate Black Friday on November 25 from 10am.

Jumia says the best discounts on the platform include phones, TVs and home appliances added to other deals across various categories including beauty and fashion at 30 per cent off.

“We are excited to be selling the 14-seater matatu at only Sh100. To buy it, the best tips I can give you is, to download the Jumia App, log on to our App/website on Friday at 10am Flash Sales and be the first person to spot the matatu, put it in the cart, checkout, pre-pay 100 bob only, and become the proud owner of a 14-seater matatu from Jumia Black Friday,” said Jumia CCO Kenneth Oyolla.

The firm says it has been a good month with clients accessing great deals on millions of products and many experiencing e-commerce for the first time during the Black Friday.

“Our logistics teams have been working hard to ensure our fastest-ever delivery speeds across the country through our new integrated warehouse. We are grateful to our vendors and consumers who are shaping the eCommerce narrative in Kenya,” added Oyolla.

Jumia Black Friday, which runs from November 4-30, is the biggest sale of the year and the platform has partnered with Transsion Holdings (Infinix, TECNO and itel) as Platinum sponsors as well as Vision Plus, Xiaomi, Beefeater, Nivea, Garnier and Gordons.