Verve International Hosts Fitness Enthusiasts To Workout/Healthy Living Event

By October 2, 2017Blog, News

Nigerian lifestyle payment brand, Verve International, on Saturday, September 30th 2017, successfully hosted healthy living enthusiasts to the maiden edition of is fitness/health event – The Verve Life.

The Verve life is a fitness, fun, healthy food and living event designed to leverage the passion of Nigerians for fitness, bringing together enthusiasts to work out together, network and experience all the elements of healthy living.

The occasion, which took place at the Landmark event center, Oniru, Victoria Island, Lagos was widely attended. A-list celebrities, corporate executives and people from different walks of life with a passion for fitness and healthy living showed up despite the rainy weather.

Speaking about the event and the reasons for Verve’s involvement, Marketing Manager, Verve International, Enyioma Anaba said:

“At Verve, we have always been a customer-focused brand. We love to support our customers to achieve their objectives as much as we can from convenience to reliability, to entertainment, healthy living et al, supporting them where we can to tap into their inner verve and achieve dreams and aspirations.”

Present at the event were, International supermodel, Oluchi Orlandi, Nigerian dance queen, Kaffy, Nollywood actors Alexx Ekubo, Brian Okwara & Emmanuel Ikubuese, DJ Xclusive and many more.

Oluchi Orlandi with Enyioma Anaba, Marketing Manager, Interswitch

Also present were Mitchell Elegbe, Founder/CEO, Interswitch, Chinedum Okereke, MD Suntory, Cherry Eromosele, CMO Interswitch, Kamar Bakrin, Operating Partner, Helios Investments and lots of other professionals and corporate executives

Chinedum Okereke, MD Suntory Beverage & Food; Mitchell Elegbe, Founder/CEO, Interswitch; Kamar Bakrin, Operating Partner, Helios Investments and Oremeyi Akah, Chief Core Operations Officer, Interswitch

The event was supported by Lucozade Boost, and over a dozen other healthy living/fitness merchants including Nike, Gracious Mil Lifestyle, A New Earth, Simply Green, Nassau Sports, Green and Healthy, Smoothie Express, Fruits and Fusion Bar.

Others include Puma, Yogurt Frenzy, Baby Grubz, Kitchen Freak Girl, Culinary Couture & Craft Cocktails, Nellies, Britts Foods and Lulu Lingerie.

While all attendees were treated to a delightful morning with fitness challenges and masterclasses on Boxing, Strength and Conditioning, Dance, Yoga, Zumba, Martial Arts and Nutrition, attendees with Verve cards received discounts of up to 20% on items purchased from the different vendors at the event.

Kaffy during her dance class

Martial Arts demonstration

Attendees during the Yoga session

Kaffy, DJ Xclusive, Mitchell Elegbe, Founder/CEO, Interswitch and Cherry Eromosele, CMO, Interswitch


Verve is a pan-African payment lifestyle card that offers banks, cardholders and organizations comprehensive payment card products and solutions,  providing instant, seamless and safe access to funds and enabling users adopt positive lifestyle choices.

Verve is the first chip card accepted across all payment channels in Nigeria and can also be used in over 185 countries across the globe.

Verve International is also the pioneer of Paycode – Nigeria’s cardless transaction infrastructure, enabling customers access to their funds without the use of a physical card.