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Ghana: 16 Million eID Cards powered by cryptovision

The government of the Republic of Ghana is launching an ambitious eID card system based on cryptovision technology. A major success for cryptovision: On September 15, 2017 Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo received the first GhanaCard. As a key vendor to the Ghanaian prime contractor Identity Management Systems (IMS), a subsidiary of Margins Group, cryptovision delivered critical components for the project including the applications on the eID card, the backend certificate …Read More

Digital identity card in development stage: interior minister

Deputy Interior Minister Chen Chwen-jing yesterday dispelled media reports by saying that the Ministry of the Interior’s (MOI) plan to launch digital identification cards is still at the developmental stage. Reports said that the MOI expects to see its digital identification cards in use in 2019, replacing the 18.8 million paper ID cards nationwide by integrating information from the citizen digital certificate, driver’s license and National Health Insurance Card into …Read More

15m Ghanaians to be registered under new Ghana card initiative

A total of 15 million Ghanaians would be registered and issued with a smart card by November 2015, according to the National Identification Authority (NIA). The multi functional Smart Identity card, the NIA noted, would come with a 120k memory size which would be segmented and issued to various institutions to run their application. Read article: http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/regional/artikel.php?ID=329552