Nigerian banks building biometric customer database

Nigerians will soon need to enroll in a biometric identification system to do their banking, according to an article by Bukola Idowu in the country’s Leadership newspaper.

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) initialized this Bank Verification Number (BVN) project nine months ago, and is now attempting to fast-track enrolment.

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