ProvidusBank has introduced the World Elite MasterCard to target affluent consumers and frequent travellers in Nigeria.
Claimed to be the first in sub-Saharan Africa, the premium card offers access to a wide range of travel benefits and lifestyle privileges both at home and abroad.
The cardholder will get access loyalty programme upgrades and privileges at luxury accommodation.
The bank’s premium cardholder will also get access at more than 600 airport lounges, priority check-in, excess baggage allowance or hassle-free car rental and various other exclusive benefits at top airports globally.
ProvidusBank managing director and CEO Walter Akpani said: “The World Elite Mastercard platform provides access to an exclusive global network of benefits that satisfies their every lifestyle and travel needs.
“The World Elite MasterCard card provides the convenience, flexibility, reliability and safety that every premium cardholder expects in the search for the finest that life has to offer.”
Mastercard West Africa vice-president and area business head Omokehinde Adebanjo said: “Our World Elite MasterCard premium offering is specifically aimed at creating incomparable experiences for these discerning consumers and their loved ones by providing hassle-free advantages, savings and privileged access to a rich offering of luxurious travel and lifestyle benefits.”
Adebanjo added that the cardholders could avail personalised services through the MasterCard Airport Concierge.