February 3, 2023



How upgraded API app now supplies huge reserving choices, enhanced worth for vacationers – Security travels  

Chidiebube J Nwogu

Amidst day-to-day cumbersome expertise by many, particularly Nigerian vacationers who make effort to make bookings, an internationally identified Security Journey Company has upgraded its App and web site which now presents extra reasonably priced flight choices.

That is after a Nigerian software program wizard, Chidiebube J Nwogu, based mostly in the US of America dug deeper and created an API, and web site, migrated the company’s web site and app from Amadeus server to the NASA deployed server host generally known as Cloudfare.

The ingenious consequence which has now delivered seamless technological contact, presents Nigerians entry to cheaper flights and the chance to pay by way of their naira Mastercard or Visacard, with out credit score restrict on foreign exchange.

In latest occasions, entry to foreign exchange has develop into more and more tough attributable to differentials in high rated world currencies.
However with the up to date Security travels app, paying with naira with out essentially searching for different choices now make life straightforward for vacationers heading to any a part of the World from Nigeria.

Giving extra perception, the Managing Director of Security travels, Mrs Uchenna Nwogu, mentioned, “The up to date web site and app improve world transactions in all G7 currencies and the naira, together with enabling Nigerians buy flight tickets on the CBN fee of N480 to a greenback. That is solely accessible for flight tickets originating from Nigeria. Customers in different catchment areas will get to pay in different foreign exchange currencies.

“The replace comes following the developer Chidiebube J Nwogu’s statement of challenges of the platform hosted on Amazon web site which has points catering to its west African prospects, its dominant market. Nwogu proceeded to create an API, and web site for the company, and migrated the company’s web site and app from Amadeus server to the NASA deployed server host, Cloudfare.

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“Airways function on the GDS system. In Nigeria, each company and each airline function 80 p.c on the Amadeus system and Gallevios (the GDS factors). What you see on BA is what you see on Amadeus. That’s what each journey company on IATA sees.

“Once we kickstarted the app final yr, we had been utilizing Permalex API. now, now we have created our personal API which even BA should buy from us, and which any financial institution promoting API can combine into it.” 

She mentioned the up to date web site is absolutely purposeful, and that the app is  accessible on Google Playstore and IOS App Retailer.

Working with most safe server host, Cloudfare, the company assures its world customers safe card funds because it’s handed the UK scrutiny and stringent acceptance course of for Stripe Cost to develop into a worldwide platform with a 95 per cent ranking on Google web page for velocity, safety and accessibility.

Different distinctive promoting factors of the app embrace provision of seat allocation, checking-in, and visa provision providers. It can additional allow customers navigate COVID 19 procedures relevant to their supposed locations.

Many customers who’ve continued to share their experiences, described the app as user-friendly; as they’re able to guide their flights, make their funds and get their tickets, relieving them of the effort of sorts of journey flights costs at completely different charges, and hiked fares.

The Normal Supervisor of the company Mr Agufuroye Joseph mentioned already a formidable help system has been put in place for all to succeed in out in case of any grievance.

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Security travels based mostly in Nigeria and United Kingdom, is an affiliate of Liet nuel which was included in 1986 with late Chief Mrs Fanny Nwogu because the founding Chief Government Officer.