Interswitch, virtual bills and commerce provider, recently launched a new app known as Quickteller which is an integration of its Quickteller offers with BlackBerry’s BBM and its for use for cash switch and airtime recharge.
For now, its only to be had for smartphones going for walks Android, BlackBerry and iOS. This new innovation will enable BlackBerry users in Nigeria who has a Nigerian bank Account make a request for cash, airtime and payment for services from certainly one of their BBM contacts.
The Quickteller mini app is designed to be secured and consumer-pleasant. by means of deciding on the attachment alternative, selecting Quickteller, entering the quantity and making a request, the recipient of the message absolutely faucets it and enters their account info after which the cash is credited to the recipient’s financial institution account right away.
“BBM is one of the most famous messaging packages in Nigeria.
“This new cellular charge service demonstrates how we've efficiently evolved BBM from the quality actual-time chat experience to a real social engagement and e-trade platform.
”through combining the strengths of BlackBerry and Interswitch, we've developed a service that puts Nigeria at the vanguard of cell payments and commerce improvements.” Matthew Talbot, SVP emerging solutions at BlackBerry, said
Mitchell Elegbe, institution handling Director/chief executive Officer of Interswitch, stated.
“individual-to-character transfers and electronic airtime recharge present a growing market possibility in Nigeria. we are overjoyed to convey our secure payment services to BBM users in Nigeria. This partnership demonstrates how Interswitch keeps to innovate and push the limits in African payments whilst enhancing the patron revel in,”