By Emmanuel Elebeke
As part of efforts to fast-track enrolment of all Nigerians, the Federal government is to commence the capturing of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) across the country.
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), stated this in a statement to announce the International Identity Day 2020.
While urging Nigerians to take the National Identity registration more serious, the Minister assured that the Ministry is developing the right policy environment to support enrolments for Digital IDs across the country, saying that the importance of a digital identity programme to the successful development of a digital economy cannot be overemphasized.
“We will start by capturing Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Nigeria and…