Digital ID in Africa this week: biometrics for public sector pay, passport and driving license problems

Digital ID in Africa this week: biometrics for public sector pay, passport and driving license problems

Digital ID in Africa this week: biometrics for public sector pay, passport and driving license problems

The issue of removing ghost workers from public sector payrolls comes to the fore this week. In Nigeria university staff are threatening to strike if their October salaries are not paid as a result of them not signing up to a federal payment platform which requires biometric capture. In Liberia the requirement for teachers to have both a bank account an…read more