Your current home address is much simpler than the one invented two hundred and fifty years ago in 18th century Europe. When autocrats of the time gave orders for houses to be numbered, it was to reinforce administrative control over subjects: track soldiers evading combat, collect more taxes, keep the people in check. Private mail […]
Overall, my first online international shopping experience was good, but I think that international logistics is still super fragmented.
The Kenyan operation of the online retail store, Jumia, has partnered with the Postal Corporation of Kenya, Posta Kenya, to allow its customers pick up items they purchase online from post offices across Kenya. This partnership means Jumia will leverage on Posta’s logistics infrastructure. BiztechAfrica reports that shoppers can opt-in for the serice by selecting […]
‘Konga’, synonymous with online shopping and door to door delivery, is partnering with the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) to ensure they reach customers in every part of the country, according to a media report.