Bitsika now enables e-commerce and free transfers for its users through integrating with Thepeer
All Bitsika users leveraging this integration would be able to shop and buy from their favourite online stores and businesses, provided such businesses support Thepeer’s checkout.
Lagos, Nigeria, 29th April 2022: Bitsika - the payments and remittance app has integrated technology infrastructure company, Thepeer to enable their users to participate in the booming e-commerce sector across Africa.
The send feature integration enables wallet connectivity and transactions between the seven West African countries: Nigeria, Ghana, Benin Republic, Ivory Coast, Togo, Senegal, Cameroon, and Burkina Faso which Bitsika operates. Bitsika users in these countries will be able to send money across to other business wallets available on Thepeer for free and use their wallets to pay for items on businesses: Paga and BuyFood using Thepeer’s checkout API feature.
This new integration sees Thepeer’s vision to help businesses improve their offerings for their customers, come to light. This partnership is the beginning of Africa-wide integrations with the objective of connecting the financial technology ecosystem across Africa under one app. Thepeer is excited to use Bitsika as a touchpoint in propelling this growth and ensuring that sending funds across to family and friends or paying for items from different wallet options within the African ecosystem is accessible.
Trojan Okoh, CTO Of Thepeer commented:
“I’m really excited for Thepeer’s integration with Bitsika along with the opportunities that have been unlocked with these features. We’re looking forward to the opportunities that users will experience with this integration.”
Speaking about the integration of both features on Bitsika, The CEO mentioned:
"We at Bitsika eventually released our API and merchant platform after over a year of building. It’s such an honour to have our merchant play widely distributed across Africa by Thepeer’s technology. This integration immediately enables our many users to pay with their Bitsika app at a plethora of shops and restaurants both online and in person. Our users will also be able to send and receive funds between other fintech apps. Tell your favourite fintech to integrate Thepeer today."
Thepeer's Send and Checkout API feature integration is live and can be used by new and existing customers.
Thepeer is a technology company that has created a quick way for people to send money across businesses easily. Customers of businesses get to carry out transactions, direct charges, recurring payments and more from one business app to another, easily. Thepeer introduces you to a world of limitless possibilities by interacting with its software. Visit thepeer.co to get started.
Following this integration, all Bitsika users would be able to shop and buy from their favourite online stores and businesses, provided such businesses support Thepeer checkout.