Lagos - OLX, Nigeria’s number one online classified
partnered with Mobile Monday Nigeria (MoMo) a global community of mobile
industry developers, designers and influential individuals who facilitate
cross-border business cooperation and development in a conference themed
“Making E-commerce more secure in Nigeria”.
According to Lola Masha, Country Manager, OLX, “the
partnership with MoMo is to further enhance OLX commitment to keeping the site safe
and secure for its users.”
Masha also added that “working closely with the Nigeria
Police Force, OLX has been able to catch two scammers on the site, showing our
dedication to keeping OLX users safe and ensuring that every user experiences a
smooth transaction on the site.”
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Furthermore, Jameelah Ayedun, Managing Director, CR Services
- described it as a new vista for online retailers in Nigeria, and OLX is
championing the way by empowering OLX users to conduct more accountable
business transactions. She said, “We are delighted to partner with OLX towards
providing a safe and secure way through which more people can transact business
Speaking on the partnership, Chief Superintendent of Police
(CSP) Charles Okafor stated that “the
Nigerian Police Force is actively working with OLX to ensure online offenders
(scammers) are caught and brought to justice”. He also commended OLX on their
dedication to keeping their site safe for Nigerian citizens.
OLX is the world’s leading classifieds platform in growth
markets and is available in more than 40 countries and over 50 languages. OLX
connects local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by
making it fast and easy for anyone to post an ad through the mobile app.
Every month, hundreds of millions of people in local markets
around the world use OLX’s online marketplace to find and sell a wide range of
products, including vehicles, electronics, phones and much more.
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