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Laxton supports governments and organizations around the world with end-to-end solutions in the election, citizen identity, border security and law enforcement fields. Our solutions include proprietary hardware and software systems to register and verify citizens for various purposes, from voter registration to border control. Over the years, Laxton has developed a team of experts to successfully build, implement and service nationwide identity systems, making Laxton a trusted identity solutions provider.

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Laxton, Neurotechnology collaboration powered Liberia’s biometric voter registration for Oct. polls

This year, Liberia deployed a Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) system for the first time in its electoral history, and the…

Sep 12, 2023

Technical report declares Liberia’s biometric voter registration exercise a success

The Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC), a civil society organization working for the promotion of electoral integrity in Liberia and good…

Mar 28, 2023

Zimbabwe ends biometric voter registration drive with over 450K new registrants

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) is set to begin expunging duplicated entries from its voter database after it completed a…

Mar 3, 2023

All-out mobilization in Liberia ahead of pioneer biometric voter registration exercise

Liberia’s National Elections Commission (NEC) is currently engaged in a number of activities as part of its preparations for the…

Feb 21, 2023

Prominent digital identity groups Kantara, WPF, Bitkom add leaders

Influential associations in digital identity technologies and biometrics Kantara Initiative, Bitkom and the World Privacy Forum (WPF) have added new…

Feb 9, 2023

Laxton says Liberia biometric voter registration on track despite election chair comments

A voter registration exercise in Liberia scheduled to begin on 20 March may not go ahead if the National Elections…

Jan 5, 2023

Biometric voter ID projects advance in Liberia and Nigeria, urged in Guyana

Liberia’s National Elections Commission (NEC) says pen has finally been put to paper on a contract for the supply of…

Nov 30, 2022

Rumors and infighting plague Liberia’s biometric voter registration procurement process

By Ayang Macdonald and Chris Burt The Public Procurement and Concessions Commission (PPCC) of Liberia has reportedly endorsed the choice…

Nov 23, 2022

NEC taps Laxton in Liberia’s third try to contract biometric voter registration kits: report

Laxton Group has been selected to supply biometric voter registration hardware and software to Liberia by the country’s National Elections…

Oct 27, 2022

Liberia NEC chair says biometrics contract bids under review after Ekemp’s second rejection

Controversy surrounding the selection of a contractor to provide materials for Liberia’s biometric voter registration exercise continues to brew. The…

Oct 18, 2022

Laxton poised for acquisitions as biometrics platform enabler with latest investment

An investment in Laxton by private equity firm Enlightenment Capital sets the stage for potential acquisitions by the biometrics provider….

Oct 3, 2022

Enlightenment Capital moves into biometrics with PrintScan acquisition, Infinite ID launch

Investment firm Enlightenment Capital has completed the purchase of biometric company PrintScan via its identity software subsidiary Infinite ID, established…

Jun 17, 2022

Biometrics, digital ID companies make strong showing at ID4Africa 2022

While business during the ID4Africa 2022 Augmented General Meeting was being conducted in plenary halls and workshop rooms, the exhibition…

Feb 11, 2022

UNDP identity roundtable: does the bill payer set the standards for private ID firms?

Who are identity systems being built for? What standards do and should private sector firms adhere to when contracted by…

Nov 29, 2021

BioRugged and Laxton bringing new biometric devices to Trustech 2021

BioRugged has announced it will officially launch and put on display some of its new biometric products during the upcoming…

May 26, 2021

Will digital ID replace physical identity documents within 10 years?

A panel of digital identity experts used their knowledge plus a little imagination to look ahead ten years and discuss…

Mar 25, 2021

Integrated Biometrics and Phonexia now hiring as Laxton Group, ISS welcome new executives

Laxton Group and Intelligent Security Systems (ISS) have both announced they are bringing new executives on board to lead product…

Mar 4, 2021

Laxton Group integrates Suprema biometric sensor modules to boost device security

Suprema ID has announced the integration of its ultra-thin BioMini Slim 3 FAP30 fingerprint scanner into over 20 leading adaptable…

Feb 17, 2021

Biometrics partnerships and regional symbiosis driving election opportunities: Laxton

The green field opportunities for election systems in Africa allow the development of technologies more advanced than those used in…

Dec 9, 2020

How to replicate digital ID successes explored in ID4Africa 2020 Marathon of Innovations Day 1

Examples of biometrics-backed government digital ID systems for service delivery that have yielded benefits for people in countries in Africa…

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