It shouldn’t be a brainer to any of us that Paypal currently in Nigeria does not support receipts of money.
This came to be as a result of, the fact that Nigeria as an entity and its citizens have been tagged scammers by the international community.
This feature places restrictions on Nigeria-owned Paypal e-transaction to receive cash from abroad.
Platforms which include sendwave, payoneer, cashapp as an avenue to receive funds from foreign transactions.
Most Nigerians who initially sought for a bypass on Paypal were tricked into opening a Paypal account using a cloned US number or probably converting their Nigerian number to a US number.
Some will go extra mile as to using a fake verified US Paypal account but this procedure seems a bit strenuous as you will need a VPN to hide your IP address, making it seem like you are surfing the web from USA.
Nevertheless, there is always a way.
In this article, I will be showing you quick tips on how to open a Paypal account in Nigeria that receives payment.
Easy steps to open a Nigerian PayPal account that receives money.
This is going to be some bad market to some online merchants out there, who will preach you into paying them to get this done.
Abort that idea as within few minutes you will get yours ready.
Things you need to get your Paypal account ready.
1. A working email address.
2. Your national Id Card number or international passport number.
This quick DIY procedure helps you to own a PayPal account as a Nigerian that also allows you to receive cash.
This is done by owning a Lesotho Paypal.
It has all full Paypal business about features but in this scenario, you don’t need to have a foreign number or a VPN; your Nigerian details is all that is required.
Before I’ll provide you with the link, I will have to guide you through the process as the link for registration is at the end of the post.
Once you click on the link for your registration on the Paypal platform, input your email address on the next page that will show, hit next.
Make Sure that the email address you provided is not initially registered to any Paypal account.
Select business account as your type of account, as personal accounts don’t receive money.
On the next page, fill in your personal details and business name.
Your personal name must correspond with the name that your debit or credit card will bear. Your business name can take any name was that will matter only less.
Input your phone, as usual choose Nigeria.
You will also be required to input this using your country code in this manner; +234 *** *** ***
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On the next page, there will be a prompt to choose currency. Choose USD, then click agree and continue.
On the next page, you are to select the category and subcategory of your business. This deals with what line of business are you veering to host the account with. In this process, you can omit the URL browser option that is given there, just click continue.
Now, fill in your official details. This is where you will be required to provide your national ID or international passport number.
After filling in the necessary spaces, click continue.
A mail will be sent to your mailbox through the email address you provided. This is to confirm your account.
Go to your mailbox and click on the link.
Once done, you will be redirected to your account, so as to activate your account and setup payment.
Having successfully learnt all this, you can now proceed to opening your PayPal account by clicking here.