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Online booking service for all bus travels debuts
February 20, 2018 | 12:00 am| | | Start Conversation
In its bid to phase out the current stressful experience of going to parks ahead for bus transport booking & payment when travelling inter-state within Nigeria, Derive Efficiency Ltd, in partnership with discerning corporate transporters and other key stakeholders are set to officially launch an online booking & payment product for all bus travels, Makeigo.com.
Makeigo.com is a digital cashless booking & payment platform for all bus travels. The company operates from the same pedigree with BSMng Ltd, a company which has been into diverse value chain services in the Nigerian transportation sector for over 5years.
With this cashless booking travel platform, intending travellers have numerous options of corporate bus transporters to choose from, they prepay for their preferred seats from the comfort of their homes or offices, and be entitled to an insurance cover by simply booking their bus travel tickets on Makeigo.com. Furthermore, passengers that book on Makeigo.com, according to a statement “enjoy discounts on tickets compared to the transport fares at the bus parks, and their online payments are secured because Makeigo.com is supported by the various systems offered by leading ICT firms and banks in Nigeria”.
In the statement ahead of the MAKEIGO.com formal product launch, the Managing Director/CEO of Derive Efficiency Ltd, Olumide Solarin said, “It is time for travellers in Nigeria started experiencing and preferring convenience to the stress of physically going through vehicular traffic to bus parks, days ahead to make payments. The world has moved forward from that stressful and time-wasting task. What is more, is that the world and indeed Nigeria is going cashless, so why won’t we have cashless be more popular in bus travel booking & payment in Nigeria? MAKEIGO.com has simply come to the rescue for travellers, and on its platform, travel tickets are even cheaper than the prices they get at the bus parks”
Solarin said further, “Since MAKEIGO.com is in partnership with credible transport companies, and the partnership is growing daily, an intending traveller only needs to log onto MAKEIGO.com. There, he or she will see the journey schedules of popular bus companies that are already registered on MAKEIGO.com. Intending travellers make their choice of the bus company and preferred time schedules, just click & pay. It’s that simple & smart, and that’s all without any stress.”
He said in the statement that some of the transporters already enlisted on MAKEIGO.com, include Chisco Transport, A2B Transport, E.Ekeson.
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