Pay with Paga now available on Afritickets!

Onyeka Ibeanusi  | Wednesday, 12 February 2014 | 837 Total Views


Lagos, Nigeria – Paga, the country’s leading mobile payments service added another premium retailer to its rapidly growing list of merchants today, as it announced its availability as a payment option on Nigeria’s #1 online retailer for ticketed events - Afritickets.

Afritickets, which came on to the Nigerian e-commerce scene in 2011; is an African focused online retailer of ticketed events and associated merchandise. From concerts to theatre tickets, the platform allows event promoters/organisers to offer customers a hassle free platform to buy tickets.


Afritickets CEO, Olaotan Towry-Coker said on the partnership...

At Afritickets our top priority is to provide our customers with the most consumer friendly experience possible and the convenience of Paga’s e-payment platform fits perfectly into this ethos.  With well over a million customers, Paga is definitely a payment option that resonates extremely well with the Nigerian public and we are excited to welcome them aboard.”

The partnership which arrives in time for this year’s Valentine rush will see customers who opt to pay with Paga receiving a welcome discount of up to 5% on some of the top events for the season.

On keeping to the promise of constantly bringing consumers the services they want and need, Paga Founder & CEO Tayo Oviosu said...

“Our key focus is to constantly find ways to bring consumers and the merchants together by offering a payment option that is easy to integrate, accessible to everyone  and convenient to use...anywhere, anytime. We are happy to be able to partner with a leading retailer like Afritickets to provide our customers with services that scale across every aspect of their lives. So now, from sending money to buying tickets to watch your favourite artist in action; Paga’s got it all covered.”

With both companies focused on bringing customers what they want the most...convenience...Paga & Afritickets seem to be the perfect partners to revolutionise Nigeria’s event ticketing marketing.