If you want to make payment online on any foreign website like fiverr, amazon, ebay from Nigeria you need to open a paypal account in Nigeria.
PayPal recently lifted the ban on Nigeria. If you are in Nigeria you can now open a paypal account in Nigeria and carry out online transactions efficiently using paypal on websites such as eBay, amazon, fiverr etc.
In this article i’m going to be talking about how to open, verify and fund a paypal account in Nigeria.
How to Open a Paypal account in Nigeria
So, how do you open a paypal account in Nigeria. Its simple, just follow the few steps below to open and verify your paypal account now-
- Goto www.paypal.com
- Click on “Sign up” and then choose type of account
- Enter your information and and click on “Signup”
Note: You will need to login to your email account And confirm your email address.
How to Verify your Paypal account in Nigeria
When you are through with the registration process, simply login to your Paypal account and click on “link and confirm my debit or credit card“. Then enter your card details and click on continue (accepted cards include Naira Mastercard, Dollar Mastercard and VISA)
Note: You will be charged $1.95 USD after which you will get an alert containing the 4-digit code you will enter on the paypal website to verify your account.
Once you receive the alert just login to your paypal account and click on “Confirm my card” and enter the 4digit code.
Thats all! Your paypal account can now be used wherever you see the paypal logo. You can also use your paypal to send money to other paypal users all around the world but in the mean time you can receive money with your Nigerian paypal account.
See the appended picture of my verified paypal account below for proof:–
If you have any questions surrounding how to open a paypal account in Nigeria or how to verify your paypal, lets meet in the comment section…