In Episode #86 of the Unlocking Africa podcast, Terser Adamu talks to Nigerian-born Olusegun Akande, who is the co-founder of Samis Online African Foods, a UK-based store specialising in African groceries. The company sources a substantial volume of its fresh food produce from Nigeria.
The podcast covers the following topics:
- Difficulties faced in forming relationships with African farmers and suppliers to ensure quality and quantity.
- The impact of recent changes in Nigeria, including the removal of the fuel subsidy, on operations.
- Ensuring product accessibility and affordability during challenging times.
- The process of sourcing and selecting products sold on the platform.
- And much more!