The Nation | NIPOST sets target of increasing home delivery to 70% within next two years

03/08/2017

Only 20 per cent of Nigeria’s over 180 million population receive mail at home, the Post Master General and Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria Postal Service (NIPOST) Mr. Bisi Adegbuyi said yesterday.

NIPOST has set itself the target of increasing home delivery to 70 per cent within the next two years and 90 per cent by 2020 through the Mail for Every House Initiative (MEHI). The organisation has adopted “what3words” to help achieve the goals.

Speaking about the e-commerce edge of the innovation, Chris Sheldrick, CEO and Co-founder of what3words said with a rapidly growing e-commerce ecosystem, Nigeria is a very exciting country to be working with.

“Postal services have a critical role in building a strong economy and NIPOST are firmly focused on the future, and are taking steps to modernise and grow their capacity and range of services”

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