Activate your Card

Before you can start using your UBA Africard, you will need to activate it.

if you don,t activate your UBA Africard, you won,t be able to buy online with your UBA Africard or even withdraw money from your UBA Africard through an ATM machine.

Follow the simple procedures below to quickly  activate your card and start shopping online. Its very easy!. Within 5 minutes your UBA Africard will be fully activated and you can start shopping online.

Procedures or steps to activate your UBA Africard for online shopping.

Step 1.  Go to the UBA Africard portal at www.gtpsecurecard.com. The UBA Africard portal is a card management website created for the UBA Africard holders to manage their card. At the UBA Africard online portal, the UBA Africard holders will be able to….

  • Activate their card
  • monitor their online transactions
  • Check balance on card
  • Transfer money from their UBA Africard to other UBA Africard holders
  • Change the Phone number attached to their UBA Africard
  • Change the Email associated with their UBA Africard

Below is a screenshot of the UBA Africard website…

Step 2. After arriving at the UBA Africard portal, log in to the website. When logging in to the UBA Africard website for the first time, you will have to log in using your 16-digit Africard Number and the 4 digit online Passcode found on your UBA Africard envelope. Once you have successfully logged in, the card management system will prompt you to set your Username and change your Africard online /web passcode. Thereafter, you can be accessing the site with your new Username and passcode.

So enter your card number in the username/ customer field and enter the default 4 digit online pass code of your UBA Africard in to the password area as shown in the screenshot below.

After you have log in, you will be asked to create a new username and a password (passcode). This is the username and password that you will be using to gain access to the UBA Africard portal whenever you want to check your UBA Africard balance, view your online transactions or transfer money to other UBA Africard holders etc.

Ok after you have created a new username and password, you can now start activating your card.

To activate your UBA Africard, just click on the verify by visa link as shown in the screenshot below.

After you have clicked on the verified by visa link, enter your 16 digit UBA Africard number and click on the activate button as shown in the screenshot below.

After you have clicked on the activate button, you will need to enter your new UBA Africard username and passcode to confirm ownership of the card.

If your username and password is correct, your UBA Africard will be activated.

You can start shopping online immediately.

Take note!

Your UBA Africard isn,t fully activated yet. You still need to activate it for ATM withdrawal by changing the default ATM pin code of your UBA Africard. If you don,t activate your card for ATM withdrawal, you won,t be able to withdraw money from your UBA Africard through an ATM machine. To activate your card for ATM withdrawal, you just need to change the default ATM pin code of your UBA Africard. Follow the simple procedures below  to change it.

Step 1. Log in to the UBA Africard website using your username and passcode.

Step 2. After you have logged in, click on the change pin link.

Step 3. Enter your default ATM pin and your new pin and then click on the change pin button below. Your UBA Africard will now be activated.

Whenever you want to withdraw cash from your UBA Africard through an ATM, use your new ATM pin code and not your default pin.

Ok now your UBA Africard is now fully activated.

If you are facing any difficulty, feel free to ask a question using the comment box below.