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A Step by Step Guide to Online Shopping in Uganda

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Abanista sells a variety of items from electronics, household items and more offered in-store, on the online shop at Abanista.com and via the mobile app platforms on App Store and Play Store.

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This guide will help you learn everything you ever wanted to know about Abanista, data privacy, and our hassle-free shopping process.

  1. Fill Your Shopping Cart

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    Select your product and click “Buy Now” or “Pre-Order” and this will add the product to your shopping cart. You can click “Continue shopping” to add more products or click on the basket icon to go to your shopping cart.

  2. Add Your Coupon

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    In the shopping cart you’re provided with an option to update the quantities you want of each product in your basket. You can also delete an item if you want to remove it from the rest of your cart.
    You’re also provided with an option to add your coupon if you have one and the option to enter your delivery address. Both the coupon and the delivery address can also be added at the checkout stage. At the lower end is the option to proceed to the checkout page.

  3. Select Your Address

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    Please provide your precise delivery information and billing information in the options provided at checkout. If you have an account, skip this and continue to the next step.

  4. Create (Login) Your Free Account – Optional

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    At the Checkout stage you’re prompted with the option to create an optional free account or log into an existing account if you already have one. An account allows you to save your shipping and billing preferences for quicker checkout on subsequent purchases, and gives you access to features like the wish list, where you can save items you would like to purchase later for yourself or share with friends and family.

  5. Select Your Payment Method

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    The most popular way to pay on our online shopping portal is through Mobile Money. Other methods include Cash on Delivery, Cash on Collection, VISA, and Abanista Pay.

  6. Place Your Order

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    after you’ve verified that the above information is correct, select “Place Order” and you will be guided through the payment process. We will email you a copy of the invoice and a link to track status of your order

  7. Track Your Order

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    All you need to enter is your order number and email address to track the status of your order. The order number can be found in the order confirmation email sent to you after placing your order.

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Q&A

What is the best online shopping in Uganda?

Abanista is one of the best online shopping apps in Uganda, loved by shoppers due to their reliability and affordable services. Abanista is by far the number one source of high quality products in Uganda.

Is it safe to shop online in Uganda?

Yes, it is safe to shop online in Uganda. Shopping apps like Abanista and Jumia are currently the safest places to shop online in Uganda.

Is online shopping cheaper than traditional shopping?

Abanista is about 13% cheaper overall compared to traditional supermarkets. This is because we’re are able to save the money associated with running a physical brick-and-mortar store and then pass the savings on to the consumers by cutting the cost of products.

Which shopping app is cheapest in Uganda?

Online retailer, Abanista offers one of the most trusted and renowned online marketing apps. Products on Abanista.com are about 13% cheaper. Other shopping places include Jumia.