Kemi Olaitan in Ibadan
Towards improving services rendered to its customers, the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC), has launched a new electric payment platform.
The electric payment platform codenamed, i-Recharge, was launched at the company’s corporate headquarters in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
Present at the ceremony included the Managing Director of IBEDC, Mr. Kingsley Achife; i-Recharge MD, Mr. Tomi Araromi, other management staff of the distribution company, representatives of various communities and other stakeholders.
Achife, while addressing the gathering, explained that the IBEDC and i-Recharge teams have worked tirelessly to ensure that the platform is not only user-friendly but also secure and reliable, maintaining that the company is committed to constantly improving the experience of its customers across the covered area.
He added that the innovative platform is to simplify electricity bill payments, make them safe, convenient and accessible for all customers.
According to him, “With i-Recharge, our customers can pay their bills with just one simple bank transfer, because every meter has a permanent bank account number. This platform offers a seamless and user-friendly experience, allowing customers to recharge their accounts, pay bills, and manage their electricity consumption with just a few taps on their mobile devices.
“It brings the power of technology to their fingertips, empowering them to take control of their energy usage and expenditures. The IBEDC and I-recharge teams have worked tirelessly to ensure that i-Recharge is not only user-friendly but also secure and reliable.
“We understand the importance of safeguarding our customers’ information and transactions. Therefore, we have implemented robust security measures to protect their data and privacy, providing them with peace of mind as they engage with the platform.”
The MD of i-Recharge, Araromi, in his presentation, said the platform will ensure that every customer has access to convenient payment options.