MTN Partners Remita to Enhance Post-paid Transactions


Telecommunication giant, MTN Nigeria has partnered with electronic payment platform, Remita to enhance the management of its post-paid transactions, including post-paid invoicing, payment as well as service-and-expense reconciliation needs.

As a result of this development, customers including enterprises and individuals on MTN’s post-paid billing system will now be able choose an invoice and amount to pay through any of the multiple payment channels available on Remita.

Customers will also be able to receive a payment notification as well as updated transactions record.

MTN made the announcement recently after integrating its system with Remita’s invoicing and payments solutions suite.

According to the telecommunication firm, the partnership is expected to improve the experience of post-paid customers, enable them consummate transactions in the most convenient way, achieve payment flexibility as well as maintaining a up-to-date record.

Speaking on the collaboration, David Okeme, Divisional Head, Vertical Markets and Payment Applications at SystemSpecs, providers of Remita, said: “With the increasing competition in every sector of the economy today, we are always exploring opportunities for collaboration, with the objective of improving customer experience across various levels of existence.

“Partnering to power the payment needs of MTN Nigeria’s post-paid customers is yet another step in this direction which aligns with our insatiable longing to add value through the provision of innovative payment technology.”

Okeme clarified the deal further saying, “With post-paid payments now to be made on Remita, customers can centrally view, pay and manage all their bills.

“They can also retrieve their invoices and complete payments for their total outstanding bills or selected invoices. They would also be able to enter a custom amount to be settled through a wide array of payment options available on Remita including card, internet banking, electronic wallet, USSD, bank transfer, phone number and registered Remita profile.