26.12.2015 Business & Finance

Ahonyabid lead with e-commerce offers

Ahonyabid lead with e-commerce offers
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Accra, Dec. 26, GNA -, Ghana's innovative auctions website powered by Limited, has taken the lead in the Ghana e-commerce market this Christmas with attractive offers.

A statement copied to the GNA said enables customers to buy brand new, high quality items at low prices.

It said at a fraction of the cost, users have a chance to get a television, laptop, tablet, phone and other high-end consumer items that they always wanted.

'It is possible to win an auction and receive up to a 99 per cent discount on brand new expensive merchandise'.

The statement said since its launch in June over 1,000 individuals have bought expensive items like Apple iPhone 6s, Sony PlayStation 4, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge for GH¢170.00, GH¢90.00, GH¢ 6.30 respectively.

Mr Gerard Yitamkey, CEO of, said the company is introducing new features that will guarantee all new users to win an auction on the site as soon as they signup.

'Many people have doubted the legitimacy of the site due to the very low prices that items are being sold at. People cannot imagine how a brand new iPhone 6s could be sold for less than GH¢200.00 in this economy, but a lot of people have won and you can find many testimonials on our social media pages', he said.

Mr Gerard said Ahonyabid is real and all new users are guaranteed to win sometime on Ahonyabid during the Christmas season.

Mr Kwaw Annor, Senior Engineering Manager said: 'To reward our loyal customers, we have a gift for everyone who takes part in our auctions. We call it 'Ahonyabid Rewards'. It's not a promotion, we just want to say thank you to our loyal customers'.

He said Ahonyabid low prices are made possible by the power of the crowd and a very smart, innovative business model.

Mr Annor said it is a proof of how technology can be used to create wealth and reduce prices.

Mr Addo Kufuor Mensah, Chief Executive Officer of Ahonya also said that Ahonyabid combines the thrill of online shopping with gaming and intense bidding, to form a highly captivating and enriching experience.

' Limited has very humble beginnings. Started from a hostel room at the University of Cape Coast and has grown to be a multi-million dollar business with three innovative products; Ahonyabid, an entertainment shopping site; Myahonya, an ecommerce store creator; and a site where you can buy items and have it delivered to your homes.

Their mission is to transform retail in Ghana by providing innovative and powerful technology solutions and have delivered thousands of products ordered from their website to homes of Ghanaians at different parts of the country.


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