About Cookies

1st Africa wish to foster a honest and trustful relationship with our customers and in keeping with this wish we let you know what information we are collecting using cookies.

What are they and what is their purpose?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is downloaded on to your computer when you visit a website. Cookies are used by many websites and can do a number of things eg remembering your preferences, recording what you have put in your shopping basket, and counting the number of people looking at a website.

Concerns with cookies

Cookies are text files that help coordinate the website being visited and your browsers response. These features include hassle-free automatic logins and authentication, shopping cart functionalities, third party ad serving, ad management, preference setting, language setting, among many others.

1st Africa cookie usage

1st Africa use cookies to track visitors and do not collect any personal information. This data helps us to improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. In addition we use cookies to enable shopping carts to work and to allow access to the users own control panels.

The Cookies we use

The cookies we use within the web site can be see below.

 Cookie  Purpose  Expiration Information

Used to confirm that consent has been given to use cookies.

This cookie expires after 30 Days.


Used to confirm that browser cookies can be set.

This cookie never expires.


Used to identfy a suitable currency for the country that you are browsing from.

This cookie expires after 30 days.


Used to identfy the currency that you wish to use for purchases - overrides the defaultCurrency.

This cookie expires after 30 days.


Essential cookie for website operation.

This cookie expires after 1 hour.


Essential cookie for website operation.

This cookie expires after 3600 days.

Use of this website

By using this website you agree to us using cookies. You may stop this by explicitly banning the use of cookies via your browser settings, however this will seriously impair your use of this site.