Paystack has finalise it;s partnership with Truecaller to strengthen African businesses.

Our partnership with Truecaller is to strengthen African businesses – Paystack Boss

In a bid to ease Online payment and identify customers across Africa, Paystack has finalise it;s partnership with Truecaller.

Speaking, Paystack CEO Shola Akinlade said the partnership will provide tools that businesses and startups across Africa can use to verify the mobile identity of their customers, and further help in creating more trust in the online payments landscape on the continent.

“We want to be able to guarantee that all businesses paid via our platform are thoroughly checked for legitimacy and credibility. In a country like Nigeria where many people are paying online for the first time, it’s important to deliver a safe, fraud-free experience, and this is a responsibility that Paystack takes extremely seriously.”

Adding that: “As over 50 million Africans use Truecaller, and the app has helped Nigerian users block over 13 million calls and 25 million spam SMS, monthly. In November 2017, Truecaller announced plans to deepen the collaboration with the business, startup and developer ecosystem in Africa, and the partnership represents a strong move towards helping African businesses leverage the power of Truecaller’s mobile identity platform.

In the same vein, Truecaller Head of Global Developer and Startup Relations, Priyam Bose, said with the partnership: “Paystack is enabling the growth of a vibrant online payment ecosystem and the digitization of businesses for Nigerian economy.

We are excited to play a strong role in this vision by enabling tools that increase trust and enable frictionless payments across Africa.”

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Ezeadichie Onyeka Michael is the Co-Founder of Haelsoft, a Professional Services Company in Nigeria that provides Information and Technology Services for small and big size companies in Nigeria(Africa). He is an Entrepreneur and Venture Capitalist with Expertise in Web Technology and Digital Marketing. He has developed & Implemented Digital Marketing Strategies(Campaigns) for top brands across sectors in Finance, Telecommunication, Ecommerce who operate in the African market. His professional experience includes key roles at Google Business Group(Nigeria), Google Women on the Web (Nigeria), Edubridge Consultant and Wild Fusion where he has trained over 500 Entrepreneurs on how to use various Web Technology products to succeed online. Customer centricity, User Experience, Conversion optimization are 3 pronged framework he applies around the often-frenetic world of web analytics to ensure that clients stay competitive in the market. He believes that investing in talent is the key to long term success for brands across Nigeria (Africa).

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