OneCard Nigeria is partnering Eko Electricity Distribution Plc (EKEDP) to give postpaid and prepaid electricity customers instant recharge for their meters, using scratch cards, web and mobile technology, The Nation reports.
Postpaid and prepaid EKEDP customers would be able to recharge their electricity meters instantly, using the One1Card multipurpose recharge cards, as well as OneCard’s Direct TopUp (DTU) vendors.
They will in turn recharge electricity meters from anywhere in the country, using handheld devices. Corporate clients and individuals will also be able to use the company’s online platforms to set up automatic, recurring recharge for their meters.
The service, which went live on 2nd of March, is the first of its kind in the fast-moving consumer goods industry, and uses technology to enable individuals and businesses make instant top up to the power distribution company.