With more than 100 million Cardmembers worldwide and many visiting Nigeria for tourism, business or to see friends and family, you could access a new customer base for your business. Begin accepting transactions from international American Express Cards and allow payments at your business from Cardmembers visiting Nigeria.
Join our merchant network today and discover the business benefits of accepting American Express.
American Express has a high-spending Cardmember base which is rewarded for spend activity with loyalty points. The average spend per Card on the American Express network is around 3x higher than other networks1. By accepting American Express Cards, you could drive more business from high-spending Cardmembers visiting Nigeria.
Capture corporate spend
More than 60% of 2019 FORTUNE Global 500® companies are American Express Global Corporate Payments Customers2. Corporate Cardmembers from these companies often look to use their American Express Cards when travelling on business trips.
1Average worldwide spend on AXP network vs. weighted average of Visa / Mastercard worldwide credit / charge spend per card. AXP and Mastercard data based on 12 months to December 2019, Visa based on 12 months to September 2019.
2As determined by an analysis conducted by American Express Global Commercial Services. FORTUNE® and FORTUNE Global 500® are trademarks of FORTUNE Media IP Limitedand are used under license. FORTUNE® and FORTUNE Media IP Limited are not affiliated with, and do not endorse the products or services of, American Express.
How to become a merchant that accepts American Express
American Express partners with leading banks and financial institutions across Africa and around the world to acquire merchants onto the American Express network.
Contact one of our partners below to begin accepting payments from American Express Cardmembers.
Phone number: +234 1 628 3 888 (ext 1253)
Phone numbers: 01-2778930, +2347008643433, +234700-UNIFIED
Phone numbers: 0700225522377 (toll free), 07003000000
Point of purchase materials
From window stickers to tent cards, displaying the American Express logo in your store will show international visitors that you accept American Express Cards and is a great way to attract more Cardmembers to your establishment.
If you have an e-commerce store, add the American Express logo to your website and payments page to let customers know that your business welcomes American Express Cards.
Contact the bank or financial institution that you accept American Express through to request point of purchase materials for your business.