ALAT from the stable of Wema Bank is partnering with Wakanow to integrate digital banking and seamless flight bookings through the former’s platform.
According to Wema Bank, the partnership aims to revolutionise banking and financial services by offering Nigerians a seamless way to book local and international flights at a discounted rate.
Commenting on the partnership, Oluwole Ajimisinmi, Executive Director, Lagos Directorate at Wema Bank, expressed the bank’s optimism at the prospect of partnering with an industry-certified brand like Wakanow.
He stated that with the deal, customers who book their flights on ALAT would get a cashback of 0.5 per cent within a three-month timeline.
He said, “By merging the functionalities of our digital banking platform ALAT and Wakanow flight bookings, we are enabling Nigerians to have all their financial and travel needs met in one place. This collaboration reflects our commitment to constantly deliver innovative solutions that enhance our customer convenience and satisfaction.
Adenike Macaulay, the CEO of Wakanow Nigeria, said that the partnership is not just a convergence of banking and travel services but also a testament to Wakanow and Wema Bank’s shared vision of leveraging technology to enhance the lives of customers.
In his words, “We take immense pride in being a leading travel technology company in Africa, dedicated to democratizing travel and simplifying access for all. Our collaboration with Wema Bank’s ALAT is a testament to our commitment to working with the banking sector to achieve this goal. We are thrilled about this partnership and look forward to forging more innovative alliances, both within and outside the banking sector,” Adenike stated.