The Managing Director of Heritage Bank, Ifie Sekibo has described the launch of Octopus digital programme by his bank “as a truly intelligent adventure that does everything differently.”
According to him, Octopus is an intelligent digital experience that combines digital transactions and a community lifestyle that empowers customers with the power to build their world and perform digital transactions however they want it.
He said that Octopus would be available across all major platforms, including the revolutionary Octopus Bot on the Telegram platform, Facebook as well as Octopus Apps on the Google Play store (for Android) and Apple store (for iOS), which could be used by non-Heritage Bank’s customers.
As the bank disclosed all the information customers would require to begin to enjoy the Octopus service is available on www.octopus.ng
It also further disclosed that the platform owes numerous benefits to the users, and could enable small businesses plug into electronic payment systems easily, enhance social integration, bills payment, mobile virtual top-up, funds transfer, balance enquiry, news etc.
Some of the transaction types are both domestic and Intra-Africa, the transaction channels are mobile devices, tablets and desktops, whilst the acquiring platforms are Mobile App, mobile USSD-based App and Internet banking.