Sabon Gari market, Kano and Wuse market, Abuja buzzed with excitement as the NQR payment solution was finally introduced to users in the Northern part of Nigeria.
The market activation event was lead Comedienne, Anita Asuoha, popularly known as Real Warri Pikin in Abuja and award-winning actor Saddiq Sani led the team to the Sabon Gari market.
They thrilled the audience at the markets with bants to demonstrate how the app works, how merchants can sign up, and how customers can pay-sharp-sharp.
Business owners and customers gathered to learn more about how to #PaySharpSharp with the NQR payment solution. Business owners excitedly downloaded the NQR merchant app and customers were eager to try the scan to pay innovation.
Making and receiving payments for goods and services just got easier with NQR. This fresh and unique payment solution brings consistent user experience and acceleration of digital adoption. It offers a simple, secure and contactless payment option, unifying all available closed QR code schemes in the country.
NQR agents and representatives from several commercial banks went around the markets educating business owners and customers about the benefits of NQR. Shop owners were excited to receive the NQR ambassadors in their stores as they signed up for NQR and were able to perform live transactions immediately.
NQR is now available in stores nationwide!