By Princewill Ekwujuru
Global Accelerex Limited,a payment solution service provider, has been rewarded for its exceptional performance in the Nigerian electronic payment ecosystem for 2018 at the annual Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Electronic Payment Efficiency Awards organized by the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System Plc (NIBSS) in Lagos.
The company was awarded for its outstanding performance as Cashless Driver: Point of Sales (POS) Transactions after it achieved the highest volume of transactions on POS terminals managed on behalf of banks in 2018. According to the organizers, the award put into consideration electronic payment transactions data rendered to the CBN by banks and other licensed payment service providers, public voting and surveys administered to industry stakeholders for transactions within the year under review.
The NIBSS Electronic Payment Efficiency Awards is an annual event to recognize, reward and encourage stakeholders in the payments ecosystem driving the CBN cashless agenda. It is also to appreciate efforts geared towards driving adoption of e-payment across service delivery channels and the promotion of financial inclusion.