The National Identity Management Commission, NIMC, informed Nigerians that going forward no citizen of Nigeria or legal occupants will access government services, the opening of bank accounts, company registrations, etc, if he or she does not provide a verifiable National Identification Number, NIN.
Some Agencies in Nigeria are already in compliance. Biosec Solutions, a Nigerian Identity Management Consultancy firm with over thirty cumulative years of biometric management is partnering with NIDOE are making sure that we are not caught unawares.
Pilot registration is ongoing in three European countries (Germany, Italy, and Austria).
What is the experience so far?
which countries will follow next?
Info and full report at Dublin 2019