Account Holder (First Step)

An Account-Holder resource must be in existence before a Virtual account, a Virtual card or a Physical card issuing operation can take place.

An account-holder represents an individual or business entity. An account holder is required in other to get a virtual account or a virtual card. To get started, create an account holder with name, address information, Identity information, BVN, and whether they’re an individual or company.

API Reference

curl --location --request POST '' \
--data-raw '{
    "first_name": "ifeoluwa", 
    "last_name": "olanipekun",
    "phone": "2348209840585",
    "address": {
        "address_line1": "12 banana island",
        "lga": "lag",
        "city": "lagos",
        "state": "lagos"
    "entity": "INDIVIDUAL",
    "bvn": "00000000",
    "identity": {
        "number": "00000000",
        "url": ""
  "status": "success",
  "message": "Account holder created successfully",
  "data": {
    "id": "61a73645c2d313658ce82d44"

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