Paga Announces Exclusive Partnership With Global Retailer, Orange Mall
Paga, the leading mobile money company in Nigeria announced that it has signed on as the exclusive payment partner to Orange Mall, an e-commerce solution making global shopping from over 250 international retailers available foreasy purchase and shipment to Nigeria.
“Paga’s partnership with Mall for Africa, to provide our payment services on Orange Mall, underscores our overarching commitment to making life possible for Nigerians,” said Folakemi Falodun, General Manager, Online & Mobile at Paga, “With Orange Mall, we are making it possible for our customers to shop globally and pay locally, increasing the utility of their Paga Wallets.
One of the most important parts of this is that through this partnership, we can guarantee better pricing and painless payments for all Orange Mall customers.”The announcement comes on the heels of the company announcing that they had hit 10 million unique users, raised another $10 million in a series B2 funding round, and had clear intentions to expand their business portfolio by partnering with relevant institutions to create financial ease for the local and global markets.
The launch of their P2P money transfer app introduced the easiest way to send and receive money in Nigeria, and this partnership further solidifies Paga’s stance to provide their customers with easy access and use of their money. Orange Mall will be supported by Mall for Africa to handle operations, customer care, and logistics, while Paga will process all payments made through its secure wallet which customers can link to their linked bank cards and accounts, or fund their wallets directly with cash.
About PagaPaga is a mobile payment company that was founded in 2009 by Tayo Oviosu. It has gone on to become the largest and most successful mobile money company in Nigeria, by buildingan ecosystem to enable people to digitally send and receive money and creating simple financial access for everyone. The company is at the forefront of financial inclusion in Nigeriaas it has processed over 62 million transactions worth approximately over $4 billion, and is profitable; growing at 110% compounded annual growth rate (2016-2018).