Strong indication has emerged that Konga, Nigeria’s composite eCommerce platform is set to launch what can be described as a pioneer a 24-hour Buyers and Sellers TV next month as part of activities to celebrate Nigeria’s 63rd Independence Anniversary.
Though this has not been revealed by the company officially, an insider source disclosed that the Buyers and Sellers TV will leverage Internet Protocol TV (iPTV) with an internal test-run commenced and is sure that within days, Konga TV will go live to the public next month.
According to the source, the TV station shall create democracy in the pricing of goods and services in Nigeria, no matter where you are located, but for genuine products only. She disclosed that both sellers and buyers in Nigeria lack true freedom because of a lack of market intelligence.
“While sellers are overburdened with huge inventories unable to sell, buyers pay above reasonable market prices, adding that no one gives a space to millions of MSMEs raising their heads because the cost of marketing and distribution is very high in Nigeria and stifles young entrepreneurs,” she said.
She explained that the 24-hour Konga TV a democracy in the marketplace for genuine products and services across all categories – FMCG, Computing, Home and Kitchen, Mobile Gadgets, Fashion, Power and Renewable Energy products, Real Estate, Hotel Bookings, Flight tickets, Furniture, Vehicles of all categories, etc.
‘‘It is a platform where willing buyers cut deals with sellers at a huge discount for genuine products only and guaranteed by the Management of Konga 24 hours a day and delivered on time as promised.’’
She also mentioned that a lot of global leading Companies Executives shall be brought live on Konga TV to talk about their companies and inspire Nigerians. Same with Nigerian Entrepreneurs who have big story to tell about their headaches and successes.
It is believed that the official launch date of Konga TV is being awaited by the Management of Konga.