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Nigeria ‘didn’t suspend issuance of National ID’

The Federal Government has not suspended the issuance of National Identity cards to successful enrollees across Nigeria, the national ID agency says. National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) refuted some media reports that the , the nation’s ID manager has suspended the exercise. Loveday Ogbonna, Head of Corporate Communications Unit of NIMC says the reports are […]

Data Protection Compliant Organisations in Nigeria: Three telcos listed among 634 pioneers

DERMALOG, Nigeria’s BVN contractor gets biometrics prize

Frost & Sullivan has awarded Germany’s largest biometrics manufacturer DERMALOG and solutions for Africa with the “2015 African Biometrics Company of the Year Award” for its achievements in 20 African nations including Nigeria, where it closed the Bank Verification (BVN) deal. In Nigeria, DERMALOG currently cooperates with the Central Bank and 23 other banks in a […]

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Nigeria’s ID manager, Chams dispute National ID card deal gone sour

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), the ID managers of Nigeria and Chams Plc, a Nigerian technology company specializing in identity management services, have continued to trade blame over alleged breach of contract regarding the nation’s National ID Card project. Demola Aladekomo, Founder and Group Managing Director of the Nigerian technology company, Chams Plc, claimed that […]

Data Protection Compliant Organisations in Nigeria: Three telcos listed among 634 pioneers