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My friend is buying some things from Amazon and asked if I wanted anything. Of course yes, I want THINGS! However there are some things I want now and I think I might be able to get from an indigenous online store. So I told him what I want from Amazon and he asked me to pick the things I want here and charge them to him. Then came the question, what online store. I've never really been able to differentiate between certain (similar) things. Last night my cousin wanted something from Konga but they said delivery would take 7-10days. She was upset so I asked her to try Jumia and she said nah, she'd rather wait for/with Konga. I asked why she preferred Konga and all she did was scrunch up her nose at Jumia, yet gave no reason whatsoever. So as I stare at my screen, excited at the prospect of owning new things I'm not paying for, I'm trying hard to decide what store to shop from. 

A few days ago I noticed for the first time at MM2 Airport that KFC and Chicken Republic share just a wall. I've never been able to tell the differences between the two. Since my Uber was a bit wrongly booked and went to the International airport instead and thus delayed me, I had time to wander. I strolled into both eatries. KFC was packed and the other was empty save for a sprinkling of people. I wondered what informed the decision of the people at KFC. I mean, those two places are one and the same to me! (I also notice they're usually very close in proximity. In Victoria Island, Ikoyi, Lekki 1 etc. Who knows why?) 

I also face this challenge when it comes to Nigerian music. Most of our artists sound exactly the same to me, so for the life of me I can't imagine why some people prefer one over the other. Wizkid and Davido for instance, I can't figure out why they don't have the exact same fans! 

I maintain that the only reason I still have a social media account is because I have a blog, so it only makes sense. Still I notice I don't have preference of one over the other. Now while Twitter and Facebook are not similar, I've made an observation over time and wondered about it. Most serious facebook lovers are rather indifferent or even disdainful towards Twitter and vice versa. I'm yet to figure out why. 

Lastly guys, this to me is also one and the same but I notice different people feel differently about sex at different times of the day. I don't know if it's all in their mind or if there are real factors that inform their choices. 

So tell me your preference guys, and also tell me why. 

Konga or Jumia
KFC or Chicken Republic. 
Wizkid or Davido
Facebook or Twitter
Early morning sex or night sex


Tell us which among the two you prefer and it would be great if you could also tell us why!!
 

Comments

  1. I shop at both konga and jumia for different reasons. Konga has more products and also more variety of same products but the bad thing about them is that you pay for delivery individually. Eg if you have like 5 items in your cart, you'll pay N750(within lagos) for delivery 5 times. While at jumia delivery is cheaper (like N600), plus 1 delivery charge covers everything in your cart no matter the quantity.
    Delivery time for either of them can be anything between 12hrs - 5days.

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    1. My dear, i really do not agree with u. They both charge for delivery fee for every item. I recently ordered for baby items on both sites, konga charged me 1, 500 per item while jumia charged 2, 500 per item. Except in cases where I bought more than 1 item from the same shop then I didn't have to pay twice for delivery.

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    2. Wait... How can you be charged delivery per item on a single order? That's fraud

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    3. I shop on jumia all the time and they've never charged per item. Steel, that's konga for you.

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    4. I once asked this question from one of Konga staff members. She explained that there are different merchants selling on their platform and each has to ship from its base, hence the multiple delivery charges (and more varieties available).

      Honestly, I've had to give up shopping a few times because paying multiple delivery fees did not make much sense to me.

      -F

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  2. Konga
    Kfc
    Neither Wizkid nor Davido. Bite me
    Facebook
    Morning sex definitely

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  3. Twitter for me...

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  4. I do Jumia anytime anyday...they are the best...KFC..Wizkid...fb...nill

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  5. Konga
    Chicken Republic but I love kfc's chicken and chips
    Wizkid
    Twitter
    Pass

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  6. Stopped shopping jumia cos they always gave me fake things, my apple USB cord didn't last a week, a shirt I got ripped the first time I wore it. As for konga I don't have a complain just that I think they are a bit more expensive but haven't shopped with them in a long time.
    I've never stepped into Kfc, don't think I've ever tasted their food either. I love chicken Republic rice and beans, their chicken isn't bad at all.
    Wizkid all day, I think his music is a bit more mature than Davido's. Plus they tend to last in your mind longer. Davido's music just rave for a short while and seem to fade.
    I can't remember my Twitter password.
    Sex at anytime is the greatest sex, I think the person you have the sex with matters more than the time you have the sex.

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    1. The same reason I stopped shopping Jumia too. I particularly remember a skirt and what was supposed to be its jacket which I bought on Jumia only to see same thing on Dealdey few days later for N8,000 lesser than the price I paid on Jumia. Worse still, the fabric and finishing are quite poor.

      -F

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    2. yeah i love the rice and beans at chicken republic. i go there for that and the chicken toast (forgotten the name)

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    3. 1) i dont like online shopping so none for me
      2) both KFC and Chicken Republic, i go for diff meals
      3) i love both wizkid and Davido, can't pick
      4) definitely Twitter, i don't understand facebook anymore
      5) i don't like sex so no time, would rather be left alone

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  7. Konga or Jumia: Never shopped on any of em.

    KFC or Chicken republic: KFC. Wider variety.

    Wizkid or Davido: Few years back it was Wizkid, now its Davido. Davido has matured alot in his music. Wizkid is just not doing it anymore.

    Facebook or Twitter: I do both. I spend more time on Twitter tho, because the messages are concise, information comes faster, you can be specific with the kind of information you want and the creativity on twitter is just crazy.

    Early morning or night sex: How about sex in the morning, then breakfast, then sex in the afternoon , then lunch, then sex at night. Perfect!

    Peace.

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  8. Konga because I have a lot of substandard items I got from Jumia

    Facebook because I have not given twitter much chance as I do not think I can manage both well. It just happened that I got on Facebook first. I cannot even remember my username and password on Twitter

    Neither Wizkid nor Davido

    Sex is best for me during work-free days whatever time of the day. If I remember I have to leave home early for work, it loses some of its appeal.

    -F

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