Konga Celebrates Exemplary Women
Lagos, Nigeria. March 15, 2016. To commemorate the International Women’s Day, Konga hosted admirable women nominated by customers to a Roundtable Lunch where they were addressed, inspired and motivated to dream big, achieve greatness and impact lives by the award-winning CEO and Editor-in-Chief of leading monthly lifestyle magazine, Genevieve Magazine; Mrs. Betty Irabor. The women were celebrated for the enviable role they play in molding and shaping lives as they were encouraged to achieve their ambitions and commit to take practical steps to be the leader within their own spheres of influence.
Speaking at the Roundtable Lunch, Konga’s Director of Customer Experience & Marketing; Mayowa Adebayo says “The Konga Naija Woman Roundtable Lunch provides a perfect opportunity for Konga Online Shopping Limited to celebrate women as we believe they are critical to finding innovative solutions to the challenges of poverty, inequality. With Konga Online Shopping Limited’s mission ‘To Become the Engine of Trade and Commerce in Africa’, the contribution of women at all levels to economic development is dependent on the strong values they pass along which strengthens and empower nations in building stronger economies and healthier societies.” She said.
Mrs Betty Irabor shared copiously from her life’s experiences as she encouraged the women to rise above every inhibitions, follow their own visions and be all they aspire to be. She urged them to be confident in themselves, develop skills that make them better, go from minus mindset to plus mindset and stay away from negative people. She urged them to be champions turning circumstances around to favor them.
The Roundtable Lunch came to an end with the women taking turns to ask Mrs. Irabor various questions ranging from career, family and work-life balance and she graciously responded with wisdom and encouragement.
Konga.com is Nigeria’s largest online mall. The company launched in July 2012 with a mission, ‘To Become the Engine of Commerce and Trade in Africa’. The company has recorded very rapid growth and in just 3 years, konga.com has built an operation that leads the market in customer satisfaction, merchandise shipped and innovation.
Konga began operations as a first party retailer investing in inventory and infrastructure to support the birth of ecommerce in the region. The company has now evolved to become Nigeria’s most vibrant online marketplace with close to 30,000 merchants registered and selling on the platform. With over 200,000 products listed on the site, spanning various categories including Phones, Computers, Clothing, Shoes, Home Appliances, Books, healthcare, Baby Products, personal care and much more; konga is Nigeria’s largest online marketplace.
Konga has offices in Lagos, hubs in South Africa and China; with warehouses and distribution centers all over Nigeria.
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