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Court ruling could expedite issuance of biometric IDs for Turkish Cypriots

There is good news for some Turkish Cypriots who have for many years been denied an ID card or biometric…


Nigeria moves to implement biometric ECOWAS card with $41M MoU

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed by the Nigerian government’s Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) and Euphoria Press…


Standard for EU biometric ID cards one step from approval after passing European Parliament

The European Parliament has voted to introduce minimum common security standards for identity cards and residence documents throughout the EU,…


Yoti and CitizenCard launch new UK ID card for young people

A new digital ID card is being launched by Yoti and CitizenCard in the UK to give young people a…


Ghana’s National Health Insurance Scheme issues nearly one million biometric ID cards

Ghana’s National Health Insurance Scheme issued over 979,002 of its Eastern region clients with new biometric ID cards, despite the…


Advanced Technology Service launches new biometric “ultra secure” ID card

A new startup has emerged called Advanced Technology Service that aims to disrupt the ID card security space with its new…


Boston University introduces CBORD biometric turnstile and ID card system

Boston University has announced that it is now using a biometric ID card system from CBORD on its campus. Specifically, the…


Jamaican Firearms Licensing Authority launches biometric ID card

The Firearm Licensing Authority (FLA) in Jamaica has launched a new high security identification card for gun owners in the country….

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