Remita, an electronic payment platform, has partnered with Verve, a Pan-African financial technology brand, to further enhance the payment experience of millions of customers by enabling them to pay thousands of merchants on the Remita platform using their Verve card.
This partnership which increases the card payment options available to customers on the Remita platform, was announced recently when both brands.
Explaining the significance of the partnership, Demola Igbalajobi, Divisional Head, Products, Services and International Business at SystemSpecs, owners of Remita, said, “The acceptance of Verve cards on Remita represents increased convenience to Remita customers, and a strategic partnership for markets in which Verve operates.”
“This partnership empowers Verve customers to access all Remita merchants and is in consonance with our objective of making payments easier for more payers across Africa,” he also stated.
With this development, using a Verve card or virtual token, customers can settle various bills in a fast, convenient and secure manner from anywhere and at any time.
On his part, Mike Ogbalu, Chief Executive Officer, Verve International said: “We continually seek out viable opportunities and partnerships that expand functional coverage of Verve’s physical and digital tokens, and such collaboration as this is testament to that relentless drive.
“It is an exciting development, not only for us as an organization but more essentially to millions of Verve customers, as it means there are now even more things they can do with their Verve cards and digital tokens.”
Remita is an integrated payment technology that helps individuals and organisations to easily make and receive payments via multiple channels and financial institutions, round-the-clock.
Verve is a payment brand that powers transactions online, and at Point of Sales (POS) terminals, merchants’ websites as well as Automated Teller Machines (ATMs).