Lagos - Nigeria’s number one online classifieds, OLX, has
announced its partnership with Mandilas, one of the leading players in the auto
industry in a strategic relationship that will offer users on the OLX platform
free vehicle valuation and diagnostic services.
In addition, Mandilas will list its vehicles on the OLX platform
in an effort to attract buyers from across the country.
Speaking at a press conference, the OLX country manager,
Lola Masha stated that “the partnership between two trusted brands in Nigeria -
Mandilas and OLX - is truly one of a kind. It reinforces OLX’s commitment to enhancing
its users experience on the platform and also provides a nationwide reach for
She also stated that “this collaboration with Mandilas
validates the effectiveness of OLX as a platform with a wide range of vehicles where
buyers can find great car deals and trade with trusted sellers.”
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The partnership will offer eligible users who post their
cars for sale on the OLX site, an opportunity to have their cars screened and
evaluated for free. At the end of the screening, the user will get an
evaluation certificate from Mandilas that will state the current market value
of the car as well as the condition of each part of the car. This will benefit both the buyer who is
worried about the worth and condition of the car they want to buy, and the
seller who is not sure of the monetary value of the car.
While expressing delight working with OLX, the General
Manager, Mandilas, Stephen Gladwin stated that “the partnership with OLX will
help build trust amongst Nigerians who are in the market to buy or sell their
used cars because of the certificate they get at the end of the screening
Gladwin added, “over the years, Mandilas has built a
reputation of providing unrivalled service in the auto industry. We are excited
about the partnership with OLX, the number one online classifieds site in
Nigeria. OLX has provided a platform where users can feel safe buying and
selling used vehicles across the country.’’
OLX is the world’s leading classifieds platform in growth
markets and is available in more than 40 countries and over 50 languages. OLX
connects local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by
making it fast and easy for anyone to post an ad through the mobile app. Every
month, hundreds of millions of people in local markets around the world use
OLX’s online marketplace to find and sell a wide range of products, including
vehicles, electronics, phones and much more.
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