Jumia Black Friday deals in Africa is always the best and 2018 will be no different, with plenty of Jumia TV deals, cheap laptops, cheap Jumia phones and discounted video games.

It’s all about Shopping and getting the best deals online and Jumia is bringing shoppers the biggest craziest massive sale.

If you have been saving up for the holidays or you have been eyeing that specific item that cost so much this is your opportunity for you to save more money on getting that item at up to 90% discount.

What is Jumia Black Friday?

jumia black friday definitionJumia Black Friday is a busy shopping day when customers are offered the best deals on a variety of products available for sale on the website. This is an annual event that usually happens on the fourth Friday in November.

In 2016, Jumia Black Friday lasted for 3 days (25th of November 2016 to 27th of November) with more than a thousand discounted deals all lined up every single day.

In 2017, it was expanded to one month (13 November – 13 December), and this year will be much bigger and better.

  • Millions from Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, Egypt, Morocco, Cote D’Ivoire participated in Black Friday during the previous years.
  • Thousands of social media posts mentioned Jumia Black Friday.
  • Over 500,000 crazy deals went up for grabs.
  • Up to 90% off was offered.
  • Jumia Kenya alone recorded 10 million visitors.

When is Jumia Black Friday 2018?

As stated earlier, Black Friday is the last day Friday in November and it’s immediately after the Thanksgiving holiday so this year’s Black Friday will begin from November 16 to December 7, 2018.

It’s also famous for online shoppers battling one another, for amazing deals. So you need to get prepared.

Black Friday dates

Below are Jumia Black Friday dates from 2018 to 2021. Take note of these dates by bookmarking this webpage.

2018 – 23rd November

2019 – 29th November

2020 – 27th November

2021 – 26th November

How to order on jumia black Friday

how to order on jumia black fridayDon’t wait until the last hour to make a hasty decision. Start by preparing for the day now by following the processes below.

  1. Make a list of items you will like to purchase. (Smartphones, laptops, shoes, fashion items, Tv sets, or anything).
  2. Save as much money as you can, so that you will have more than enough for the event.
  3. Create a Jumia shopping account. If you do not have an account on Jumia, create one quick and provide your shipping address.
  4. Make sure your phone and laptop are fully charged the night before Black Friday, in order to avoid any disappointment.
  5. Get a good internet connection, one that is like a speed of a light.
  6. Be awake by 11:30pm. Jumia Black Friday usually starts at 12am and that’s when most of the good deals are posted. Also, check Jumia social media pages for smart deals.
  7. Locate your products, add them to cart, and buy them as quick as possible before someone else buy that product and run it out of stock.

A lot of products run out of stock fast due to many people shopping the same product on the great shopping day. So to avoid that, let your processes be fast.

How to locate Jumia Black Friday deals online

A lot of people use their internet connection and computer to get the best gifts at the lowest prices on Black Fridays as it’s the busiest retail shopping event of the entire year.

You have to be well prepared for the shopping season. Because the more prepared you are, the more likely you will find the lowest prices. During this event, hopeful vendors look forward to high profits and record-setting sales.

Hopeful consumers like you and I look forward to surviving the day and making some money saving purchases.

Retail stores lengthen their hours of operation, increase promotional advertisements and offer out of this world sale prices on popular hot ticket merchandise, every year at this time.

For major retailers on Jumia, Jumia Black Friday is one of the best money making days of the whole year.

You see, Jumia spends millions to make sure shoppers know about their special bargains. And by signing up for their emails, you can get the latest deals delivered to your email inbox without having to spend online searching for it.

You can also find a large variety of reviews by other consumers about the products they are looking to buy.

These reviews can help you make an educated decision. Proper preparation includes watching sales ads and researching Jumia Black Friday deals online before the big day. Reviewing products ahead of time allows for planning strategically.

Jumia Black Friday is a win-win event for both vendors and shoppers. The deals of Black Friday appear every single year and they don’t let you down. Regardless of seeking late day availability or looking at the web deals, there’s a deal to be found.

The best Jumia Black Friday deals in 2017

jumia black friday 2017 amazing deals

These were some of my favorite deals from Jumia Black Friday a year ago.

37% off PS4 Sony PlayStation 4

The PS4 is a brilliant console, and last Black Friday it was a brilliant bargain too: the best-selling console bundle was 37% off for the PS4.This was a good Jumia Black Friday deal for game lovers.

40% off HP DeskJet Ink Advantage Printer

Those who got this deal last year now print affordably at home with HP’s lowest-priced ink cartridges. Designed to fit tight spaces and budgets, this printer is simple to set up and use right out of the box. It was the best deal on Jumia Nigeria in this category.

30% off HP G4 AMD 15.6 inch laptop

30% off an HP laptop was a cool Black Friday deal last year. This high-performance laptop comes with 1.4GHz (2GB,500 GB HDD) FreeDos Laptop has a 15.6 in diagonal HD SVA anti-glare flat LED-backlit (1366 x 768) screen which allows you take advantage of all the features of the Windows 8.1 operating system.

You can mark this laptop down for this year’s Black Friday. It’s a perfect laptop for students and personal work. If you a game lover too, the HP G4 AMD is not bad at all.

33% off Nasco Ultra Slim Full HD Digital LED TV – 32″ Black + Soundbar

If you purchased this on Jumia Black Friday last year, then you got a good deal and made your family have a better viewing experience with the Nasco Ultra Slim Full HD Digital LED TV – 32″ Black + Soundbar. It was 33% off last year and we are all looking forward to a better deal this year.

10% off Infinix smart X5010

I love Infinix phones, but unfortunately, I could not catch this deal last year. 10% off infinix smart from Compu Ghana is a cool Jumia Black Friday deal.

The Infinix Smart X5010 operates on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat OS, powered by a 1.2GHz Quad-Core processor and an impressive 3060 mAh large capacity battery.

It also comes with 1GB RAM support and internal storage of 16GB expandable via MicroSD card up to 128GB. Supported networks include 2G and 3G. Other connectivity features are GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, USB, & WIFI.

Infinix smart is a perfect phone to gift to love one.

46% off Midea Bottom Freezer Refrigerator

As Christmas approaches many people want to fill their fridge with chicken drinks etc. And all done was made easy by Black Friday. A lot of people made their best purchase of the year by enjoying 46% off on Midea Bottom Freezer Refrigerator.

40% off Binatone Blender / Grinder

This Binatone blender lets you create a variety of food for staying healthy every day‎.‎ You can use it to make delicious smoothies or milkshakes thanks to its special features that makes blending so easy for you to have your delicious meal cook faster and various drinks‎.‎ You might want to put one in your kitchen this Christmas…that means you need to be sharp and grab one on Black Friday!

33% off Medical Role Play Toy set

Kids were not left out on last year’s Jumia Black Friday. Parents were given 33% off Medical Role Play Toy set which is a great teaching tool and role play game.

The carry case fits a stethoscope, thermometer, doctors writing pad, reflex hammer, syringe, ointment tube and medicine bottle.

The perfect toy for a future doctor or nurse. Suitable for ages 3 and above. Don’t leave your kids or kid siblings out this year…put smiles on their faces.

What to expect from Jumia Black Friday 2018

what to expect on Jumia Black Friday 2018Last year’s Black Friday had some of the coolest deals I have seen on Jumia, so expect even deeper discounts in 2018.

In addition to greater markdowns on Black Friday, vendors who participate in Black Friday will try to beat their own savings – and each other – with better deals even earlier.

What started as Black Friday weekend has become Black Friday month, and this year we expect some big-name brands like Infinix, Samsung etc. to start discounting long before that.

So keep your eyes peeled – and keep visiting this blog – from early November, and maybe even earlier than that for any news regarding the ultimate online shopping event.

To ensure you do not miss this year’s Jumia Black Friday, it’s advisable to download the Jumia App or sign up to our newsletter for real-time notification and updates on the discounts which will commence on November 2018.

Faqs regarding Jumia Black Friday deals

jumia black friday faqsWhy can’t I reach Jumia customer service?

Black Friday is a very busy sales day when the best deals are offered so that the fastest fingers can grab them.

On such a day, Jumia customer service helpline will be unavailable to assist customers but you can still send an email to service@jumia.com.ng or chat with live from the website or reach Jumia on social media; facebook, twitter.

I put some items in my cart but I cannot check it out

This means that possibly you were looking at the last stock on the website but another customer had checked out the item before you. If you go back to try again, you would notice that the item would no longer be available on the website.

What if I order a product on Black Friday and it is out of stock, will I get it at the same price when it is back live?

There is likely not going to be cases of out of stock. However, in the event that this happens they might be able to offer you the same product model at the same price if it becomes available again soon enough.

Why do I see “It’s getting crowded around here” on my screen?

This means that the website is nearing the maximum number of visitors it can take at once and a queue has been formed. Do not worry about this, just check back later and if the crowd has reduced, you will be able to access the website.

Can I use express delivery on Black Friday?

Express shipping will be available for some selected products and locations during the Black Friday sales.

Can I buy as much item as I want?

Yes, you are free to purchase as many products as you want. However, some products will be in hot demand, therefore, some campaigns might have a restriction on the number of item(s) that each customer will be able to purchase.

What percentage discount are we to expect?

Jumia will be offering discounts as high as 90% during the sales campaign on certain products that will be available on sale.

Can I shop while abroad during the Black Friday sales?

Customers are allowed to shop on the website while abroad provided that the shipping address indicated for delivery while placing the order is an address in Nigeria/Kenya/Ghana. The customer can either choose to prepay using his/her bank card or select cash on delivery and have someone in the Nigerian/Ghana/Kenyan address receive and pay for the order.

Can I contact customer service to help me place an order?

On a big sales campaign like Black Friday, customers are offered very amazing discounts on products and as such Jumia would not be placing orders for customers as these deals are available for the customers with the fastest fingers.

However, Jumia recently released an e-commerce bot called Jumia bot, which can help you make purchases.

Can I use my voucher on Black Friday?

Coupons and vouchers will be allowed for use on Black Friday. These include your refund vouchers, special reward coupons or any others that you have.

The products I ordered, when will they be delivered?

All orders made during the Black Friday sales would be delivered within the standard delivery timeline as communicated on the website right beside the specific product you would like to purchase.