Ikeja :: API

Kano Electricity Distribution Bill Payment (Prepaid)

User Validation:

A customer must be validated before processing subscription. This will return the account status and associated information such as the businessUnit, phoneNumber, meterNumber, undertaking, customerArrears, minimumPurchase, customerReference, customerName and email. Request can be made using the smart card number.

Command: https://mobilenig.com/API/bills/user_check?username=****&api_key=****&service=****&number=****
//where username: Use your MobileNig Username, api_key: Your api_key, service: KEDCO_PREPAID, number: Customer reference.

You can use this customer reference 321009000401 for testing on KEDCO_PREPAID
KEDCO_PREPAID JSON return format:
{"details":{"businessUnit":"DAKATA BUSINESS UNIT","phoneNumber":"08145577734","meterNumber":"321009000401","undertaking":"37/1 UNDERTAKING","customerArrears":0,"minimumPurchase":10,"customerReference":null,"customerName":"John T. Ester","email":"[email protected]"}}

Parameters:

Parameter_Name Type Description
username String Your MobileNig username
api_key String The api_key generated on MobileNig
customerReference Number Customer reference number
amount Number Amount of electricity bills e.g 2000
trans_id Number Unique transaction id e.g 12823327903

Command:

https://mobilenig.com/API/bills/kedco_prepaid?username=****&api_key=****&customerReference=****&amount=****&trans_id=****
//Replace **** with your username, api_key...

For Api test use https://mobilenig.com/API/bills/kedco_prepaid_test?username=****&api_key=****&customerReference=321009000401&amount=2000&trans_id=157636277382
Api Example: https://mobilenig.com/API/bills/kedco_prepaid?username=PAUL&api_key=64125agshaii168sdhd4b6bdb5&customerReference=321009000401&amount=2000&trans_id=157636277382
//where username is PAUL and api_key is 64125agshaii168sdhd4b6bdb5, customerReference is 321009000401, and trans_id is 157636277382.

Response:
If successful: A response will be desplayed in JSON format e.g {"trans_id":"15712122636277382","details":{"service":"KEDCO_PREPAID","package":"#1000 Kano Electricity Distribution Bill Payment","customerName":"John T. Ester","customerReference":"321009000401","amount":"1000","status":"SUCCESSFUL","balance":"8545"}}
Else, one of the responses below will be displayed in this format {"code": "ERR101", "description": "Invalid username or api_key"}

Responses:

Code Description
ERR101 Invalid username or api_key
ERR102 Api service is currently unavailable
ERR103 Requested service is currently unavailable
ERR104 User Suspended
ERR105 Transaction id already exist, kindly generate a unique id
ERR106 Insufficient Balance
ERR107 Transaction Unsuccessful
ERR202 Incomplete Parameters
ERR206 Duplicate transaction, same order details had been made few minutes ago

Query:

https://mobilenig.com/API/kedco_prepaid_query?username=****&api_key=****&trans_id=****
//Replace **** with your username, api_key...
Api Example: https://mobilenig.com/API/kedco_prepaid_query?username=PAUL&api_key=64125agshaii168sdhd4b6bdb5trans_id=12823327903
//where username is PAUL and api_key is 64125agshaii168sdhd4b6bdb5, trans_id is 12823327903.

Response:
If successful: A response will be desplayed in JSON format e.g {"trans_id":"15712122636277382","details":{"service":"KEDCO_PREPAID","package":"#1000 Kano Electricity Distribution Bill Payment","customerReference":"321009000401","amount":"1000","status":"SUCCESSFUL"}}
Else, response will be displayed in this format {"code": "ERR204", "description": "Could't find transaction on MobileNig"}