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Biometrics in border security, fingerprint technology and mobile authentication top this week’s news

Here is a recap of the most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on BiometricUpdate.com this past week. Biometrics and…

 

Nigeria aims to enroll 80 million people in biometric database by 2016

The CEO of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) said that Nigeria aims to enroll over 80 million Nigerians in…

 

MasterCard to introduce facial recognition payment service in Nigeria, says E-PPAN

The Electronic Payment Providers Association of Nigeria (E-PPAN) said that MasterCard would soon launch a facial recognition payment solution in…

 

Biometrics in banking, fingerprint and iris authentication in this week’s most popular news

Here’s a recap of the most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on BiometricUpdate.com this past week. X-ray camera tech…

 

Nigeria to link biometric BVN with national ID card by 2016

Nigeria’s federal government has unveiled its plan to link bank customers’ biometrics-enabled bank verification numbers (BVN) with their national identity…

 

Nigeria works to harmonise biometric data

Nigeria’s National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) said it had begun collaborating with other federal agencies in the issuance of National…

 

MTN Nigeria orders $1M in biometrics-based KYC devices from Novateqni

Biometrics and secure payment technologies firm Novateqni Corporation announced a U.S. $1 million order of its biometrics authentication product KYC100…

 

Nigerian government recommends unified biometric data collection and usage

Upon reading a briefing on the activities of the National Population Commission (NPC), Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari recommended that government…

 

Nigeria’s Central bank extends biometric identification deadline

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has implemented a four-month extension to the Bank Verification Number (BVN) program, giving Nigerians…

 

Nigerian government begins biometric verification pilot for civil servants

Nigeria’s Kaduna State government has begun a biometric verification pilot for all civil servants in its employment in an effort…

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