NIA can continue with Ghana Card Registrations – Court rules

An Accra High Court presided over by Justice Anthony Oppong has ruled that the National Identification Authority (NIA) is entitled to continue with its mass registration exercise regardless of the directive against public gathering by President Akufo-Addo. Ruling Justice Anthony Oppong’s in his ruling indicated that the applicants in the case have not shown any […]

Coronavirus: NIA bows to pressure, finally suspends Ghana Card registration

The National Identification Authority (NIA) has finally bowed to intense pressure to suspend the ongoing Ghana Card registration in the Eastern region. In a statement to all the field workers dated March 20, 2020 and signed by Francis Palmdeti, Head of Corporate Affairs, the NIA said due to a suit in court “the Mass Registration […]

NIA extends Ghana card registration in 3 regions

The National Identification Authority (NIA) has extended the Ghana card registration exercise currently ongoing in the Central, Western and Western North Regions by four days. The exercise, which was expected to end on Tuesday, 18 February 2020, will now end on Saturday, 22 February 2020. This, according to the NIA, follows “a careful review of […]

NIA to Commence Ghana-Card Registration in Ashanti Region

The National Identification Authority(NIA) has announced that registration for the Ghana card in Ashanti Region will commence on Wednesday, December 11 this year. The exercise is expected to end on Wednesday, January 8 next year(2020) this according to Prof Kenneth Agyemang Atefah, Executive Secretary of NIA In the Ashanti Region a projection (Target population) of […]

NIA to begin mass registration exercise for Ghana Card in Volta Region

The National Identification Authority (NIA), is set to begin its mass registration for the Ghana Card, in the Volta Region, for citizens who are 15 years old and above. The NIA has earmarked 350 registration centres, across all the 18 Districts and Municipal Assemblies in the region for the exercise. The month long exercise, will […]

NIA begins mass registration April 29

R The National Identification Authority (NIA) has started the mass registration of Ghanaians for the Ghana Card nationwide. It starts in the Greater Accra Region from 29 April 2019. The 85% of Ghanaians from 15 years and above, who have been targeted to be registered will be issued smart, dual-interface Ghana Cards. Executive Secretary to […]