Gambia’s Minister of Justice Ba Tambadou has announced that a contract between the country’s government and Semlex to provide the…

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Presentation Cartes Afrique 2018

Cartes Afrique 2018 March 22-23, 2018 Palmeraie Conference Center, Marrakech The 13th edition of Cartes Afrique will take place in…


HID selected by Tanzania to provide technology for electronic passports

The government of Tanzania has selected HID Global as the main supplier for an end-to-end solution for issuing electronic passports….


Tanzania airports deploy Vision-Box technology for border control

The Tanzania Immigration Services Department (TISD) recently began using Vision-Box’s new Facial Matching Systems (FMS) to improve border control procedures…


ID4Africa appoints Ambassadors from 29 countries for 2018

ID4Africa has announced the appointment of Ambassadors from 29 countries for 2018. The 2018 Ambassadors represent an increase of seven…


Namibia makes the switch to biometric passports

In an effort to fulfill International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) requirements, Namibia is now only issuing biometric passports, or ePassports,…


GEMADEC and Daon form strategic partnership to offer IdentityX platform in African markets

North African technology integrator GEMADEC and Daon announced that they have formed a strategic partnership for North African and Francophone…


Ghana introduces instant issuance of eIDs

Ghana’s National Identification Authority (NIA) has begun the first nationwide instant issuance of eIDs in West Africa. The new “GhanaCard”…


Somaliland election saw Iris ID technology deployed

Somaliland’s presidential election in November was the world’s first national election to use iris recognition to register and identify voters….


Nigerian government biometrics programs yielding results, biometric ATMs coming

Senior Nigerian government officials praised the efforts of the National Immigration Service (NIS) in implementing the country’s biometric visa at…

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