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Articles By Ayang Macdonald

Ayang Macdonald is a freelance journalist based in Yaounde, Cameroon. He boasts 10 years of professional experience in journalism in which he has a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Buea in South western Cameroon. He is a versatile reporter with interest in ICTs, innovation, digital entrepreneurship, defense and military, politics, economy, health and environment, humanitarian issues and sports.

 

India plans to enable deactivation of dead persons’ Aadhaar numbers

It will soon be possible to deactivate the Aadhaar biometrics-based digital ID numbers of the deceased in India once a…

 

Pakistan moves against fraudulent digital ID cards

Muhammad Tariq Malik, the Chairman of Pakistan’s biometric National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) says a move to verify the…

 

How Augentic delivered Cameroon’s biometric passport project amid the pandemic

“Wow. The 48 hours deadline is truly respected. When it’s good, we should say it’s good. If government was respecting…

 

Biometric capture for PhilID partially suspended

Authorities of the Philippines Statistics Authority (PSA) have temporarily put on hold the biometric capture of registrants for the national…

 

Biometrics for verification of pension earners in Nigeria, Zimbabwe

The Lagos State government of Nigeria says it is today beginning an online biometric verification process for 5,984 pensioners under…

 

Intellicheck, Ping Identity, Amadeus, RealNetworks report impressive growth

Intellicheck and Ping Identity have announced positive financial figures for the second quarter of 2021, with increased revenues from their…

 

ID2020 Alliance expands as Learning Economy Foundation becomes latest member

The Learning Economy Foundation, a non-profit education management organization created during the United Nations General Assembly of 2018, has become…

 

Callsign brings behavioral biometrics to World Economic Forum’s startup community

Callsign has disclosed that it received an invitation to join the group of start-ups and scale ups championing technological and…

 

Aadhaar biometrics set India on a more digitally inclusive path, says NEC official

A senior official of NEC Corporation India has highlighted the substantial benefits which Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven technologies are bringing to…

 

Tanzania urged to regulate digital ID privacy, Zimbabwe to tackle exclusion

The government of Tanzania has been advised to put in place the necessary data protection and oversight regulation in order…

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