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NEC technology deployed for Japanese digital security project in Ivory Coast

Last week a delegation from the Japanese Ministry of the Interior and Communications assessed an Ivory Coast tech project underway…

 

Ugandan police deploy Gemalto tech for rapid capture of suspects’ biometric data

Gemalto announced today it is supplying the Uganda Police Force with its Cogent Automated Biometric Identification System (CABIS) and LiveScan…

 

Nigerian NGO calls for biometric registration of people displaced by Boko Haram to prevent graft

A Nigerian non-governmental organization has called for the use of biometrics to identify internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the restive…

 

Togo government planning a biometric census of the population

The government of the West African nation of Togo is gearing up to begin a biometric census of the population…

 

ID4Africa Identity Council launches as Ambassador ranks grow to record 43

ID4Africa has announced the appointment of Ambassadors from 14 new countries for its 2019 Ambassador class, and will host a…

 

Gemalto wins contract for biometric border management system in Uganda

The Ugandan Government has awarded Gemalto and its local partner SCINTL a contract to supply a biometric Border Management System…

 

Mastercard to leverage NuData behavior analysis for untapped African payments market

Mastercard plans to leverage the data analysis technology it acquired in 2017 with NuData Security to address the potential of…

 

Africa BFSI Innovation Summit 2019

Africa BFSI Innovation Summit 2019 Nairobi, Kenya February 19-20, 2019 Over 200 senior BFSI professionals, including the top CIOs, CISOs,…

 

Nigeria deploying biometric tech to support flood victims

In an effort to properly identity and assist internally displaced persons (IDP) affected by recent flooding in the country, the…

 

Sierra Leone Correctional Service deploys biometric registration system from Fix Solution

Fix Solution (SL) Ltd. and the Sierra Leone Correctional Service (SLCS) collaborated to introduce a biometric registration system for convicted…

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