Ghana Card has finally begun registration

After multiple postponements, the registration and instant issuance for the national identity card, also known as the Ghana Card has begun. According to the National Identification Authority, former heads of state, journalists and security officials will be the first to be issued cards before registration opens to the general public. “The strategy is to be in the Greater Accra Region for about two to three months registering every Ghanaian and they we go onto the...

Ghana: NIA to issue Instant National ID

Beginning from September 15 of 2017, the Ghana National Identification Authority would be set to rollout an instant identity cards for citizens and persons residing in Ghana. Barring any unforeseen circumstances, the National Identification Authority (NIA) will issue the first of the proposed Ghana National Identity Card on September 15, 2017. According to Prof. Kenneth Agyemang Attafuah, Executive Secretary of the NIA, persons living in areas with good internet coverage will get their cards within...