Nigeria’s money transfer and payments service, Paga
which allows users to send and receive cash, pay bills, power merchants and buy airtime over mobile phones and web is celebrating five years with over 1.3 million users and over 7 million transactions and 80 Naira billion in to date.
The firm announced,” Since receiving our CBN operating licence in 2011, we are now a 200 person strong team and our collective vision has touched over a million Nigerians, created a nationwide network of over 4,470 agents in 25 states and we currently serve over 1,350 businesses.”
“In 5 years, we have come far but only because you – our customers, agents, business partners and investors, were brave enough to take this journey with us. We thank you for your support and we are excited to celebrate this milestone with all of you. We hope as the journey continues you will remain our faithful companions as we work tirelessly to be the number 1 way to pay, get paid and make your life better,” the firm said.
Founded in April 2009, Paga aims to transform lives by delivering innovative and universal access to financial services and says he is the safest and most convenient way to send money to anyone either via mobile phone or on any internet enabled device.