Validate Account Number

This endpoint validates an account number and bank codes for account holders or businesses across Nigeria.

The following details are validated

  1. Bank code
  2. Account number
  3. Account name

In essence, this endpoint mitigates the risk of sending money to the wrong person.

Sample Request

curl https://sandbox.interswitchng.com/api/v1/nameenquiry/banks/accounts/names
-H "Authorization: InterswitchAuth <YOUR_AUTHORIZATION_STRING>"
-H "Content-Type: application/json"
-H "Signature: <YOUR_COMPUTED SIGNATURE>"
-H "Timestamp: <CURRENT_TIMESTAMP>"
-H "Nonce: <YOUR_COMPUTED_NONCE>"
-H "SignatureMethod: SHA1"
-H "TerminalID: <YOUR_TERMINAL_ID>"
-H "bankCode: 033"
-H "accountId: 999999999"
-X GET

Sample Response

{
accountName: "Nnamdi Olakunle"
}

This endpoint is FREE


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