MoMo Agent: How to become a MoMo Agent – Ogbeta Online

MoMo Agent

Become MoMo Agent Send/Receive Money Today

To become a MoMo agent to Send/Receive money does not require you to be a tech savvy.

A basic mobile phone operation is what you need. Nigeria has Over 196 million active mobile phone users as of June 2020.

There is high mobile penetration in Nigeria.Fintech is growing on the Africa continent.

POS(Point-Of-Sale) work and fuction like your normal mobile phone.

POS services is now available in almost all streets in cities and those in the rural areas and remote location are also not left out.

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I would recommend you continue reading this blog post to get all the gist on how to become a MoMo agent.

What is a MoMo Agent?

A MoMo Agent is a neighborhood shop where you can visit to send and receive money anywhere in Nigeria. It is safe, fast and convenient.

MoMo Agent Services

Customers can perform Cash2Cash transaction at a MoMo Agent outlet.

Cash2Cash is a MoMo Agent service that allows customers of MTN to send and receive money from any part of Nigeria.

Customers don’t need to have a bank account to send or receive money.

All that is required is a visit to a MoMo Agent near you to either send or receive money.

Requirements for MoMo Agents

  • Have an existing business or willing to invest in agency business.
  • Have a Brick & Mortar/Immovable retail shop e.g.
  • Pharmacy Pop & Mom Shop located in high foot traffic.
  • Viable means of identification (National ID, Driver’s License, International passport or Voters card).
  • Readiness to provide 1 passport photograph.
  • Capability to provide a Working Capital of N20,000 and above.

How to Become MoMo Agent

Step 1: Visit the nearest MTN outlet to pick up the form & submit your details

Step 2: Field staff will contact you for a planned visit to ascertain your suitability

How to locate agent?

To locate a MoMo agent, simply dial *223# & follow the prompts.

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List of agents, their phone number and addresses will be displayed. This service is free.

How to get Help?

Dial our customer service desk on 180. The customer service desk operates 24 hours. Agents are offered a dedicated line on 182.

Momo Agent Factbox

Note that any un-redeemed 5 digit secret code expires after 30 day.

Sender can request for his money back by simply calling 180.

Also note that, if you lost your 5 digit secret code, all you have to do is to call MTN all center on 180 to be guided on the 5 digit secret code regeneration process.

More so, if you lose your phone with your active 5 digit secret code in it.

You don’t have to worry, as the funds cannot be redeemed with only your 5 digit secret code.

To redeem the cash, the receiver will have to get your 5 digit secret code and his 5 digit secret code (which was sent by the system directly to his/her phone).

However, you will need to visit an MTN shop for welcome back and get your sim replaced.

Also note that, you can not withdrew ap portion of the money sent to you. You have to withdrew the total amount sent to you.

If you have traffic in your business area and you can invest like N20,000 in this, why not give it shot.

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Oyakhilome Ogbeta is a web developer and networking engineer. Oyakhilome has more than six years' experience in networking. Oyakhilome has a proven track record in networking/web applications deployment.

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