Tag: Konga

  • Meet Nick Imudia former Nokia VP, New CEO of Konga

    Meet Nick Imudia former Nokia VP, New CEO of Konga

    Nick Imudia, a Finland-based Nigerian and former Vice President of Nokia has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) by the board of Konga, Nigeria’s leading e-commerce giant. Imudia replaces former CEO, Shola Adekoya, who resumes at the Zinox Group headquarters in Lagos, Nigeria as Head of Future Business. Imudia assumes office on April 3rd, 2018 […]

  • Breaking! Zinox parent company of Yudala bought Konga

    Breaking! Zinox parent company of Yudala bought Konga

    Venture Hunt was hinted last month about an acquisition talk between Konga and Yudala, it has now been confirmed that it has finally closed and Konga’s journey as an independent company just came to an end. Zinox group is being reported as the acquirer. Zinox being the parent company of Yudala acquired the company for […]

  • Konga sacks more than 60% staff, stops Pay on Delivery

    Konga sacks more than 60% staff, stops Pay on Delivery

    According to Quartz, “CEO Shola Adekoya informed staff of the cuts yesterday November 30 and said the company will adopt a leaner business model”. There are also speculations that founding ex-CEO Sim Shagaya may be returning to his role, from which stepped down almost 2 years go. While there is no official statement about the massive layoff, Shola Adekoya […]