Nigeria announces national ID cards with electronic payment capability built in

Nigeria announces national ID cards with electronic payment capability built in – The Next Web.

This is an different ID card proposition from others with chip capabilities because they will include payment applications cosponsored by Master Card. Hence there are huge  possibilities for social benefit payments and other government programs that can run on these platform. Similar to other big countries, the challenge is to execute the enrollment with the eligible population.

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