SIM Registration Inadequate for National Identity, Stakeholders Insist

Posted by - January 23, 2020

Stakeholders in the information and communications technology sector have said it is out of place for government and the general public to consider the registration of subscriber identification module (SIM) cards as part of national identity system for the country. According to them, SIM cards cannot serve as permanent identities because they are not owned

Axon Wireless launches ‘tap & go’ SIM registration in Ivory Coast

Posted by - October 30, 2019

South African tech company, Axon Wireless has announced that it has launched Africa’s first ‘tap and go’ system for mobile SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) card registration. Ivory Coast is the first country on the continent where mobile users can comply with KYC (Know Your Customer) requirements by simply placing their national identity cards on a