Ecobank Nigeria and Mastercard have launched a discount promotion with 9mobile Nigeria to drive the use of Masterpass QR payments.
Under the arrangement, consumers transacting business in any of the locations in the three cities in the country, are expected to make payment with their Masterpass QR to access a N500 airtime offer when they spend N5, 000 and above.
The offer, which is to customers of all the banks, will run between March 21 and April 30, 2018.
Speaking on the partnership, head, Transaction Services Group (TSG), Ecobank Nigeria, Emile Sagna said that Ecobank has issued 9mobile and other merchants QR codes to allow consumers to use their existing banking apps from various banks to scan the QR code for payments at all participating 9mobile experience centres and other merchants locations.
With the feature phone, the consumer needs to enter a merchant terminal identifier into their phones to make payment.”
Sagna noted that Masterpass QR offers the consumer safety, convenience and speed to make digital payment anywhere and anytime##