Eskimi overtakes Google, Yahoo, BBC as most visited site in Nigeria and Namibia

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Social networking site Eskimi has overtaken Internet giants Google, Yahoo, BBC and, to become second most visited site after Facebook in Nigeria and Namibia, according to Opera Software monthly report.

 Eskimi’s chief executive Vytas Paukštys said “I am proud that Eskimi became the 2nd most visited site in Nigeria and Namibia managing to overtake Google, Yahoo, BBC, in Nigeria and Namibia during last 6 months.”

With a population of over 130 million people, Nigeria remains Eskimi’s largest market with half of its audience of (over 7 million customers) coming from Nigeria.

In the report, Eskimi is also in the 10 most visited sits in Kenya (6), Mozambique (6), Zimbabwe (6), Zambia (3), Tanzania (4) and a few more countries.

Recently, Eskimi launched its money market platform that was aimed at bringing e-commerce to its Nigerian customers via special tools.

The platform allows Eskimi customers the opportunity to buy and test the new payment option to pay for a host of music, movie and mobile content.