Electoral Commission propose the use of only Ghana Card as proof of identity for 2022 voter registration

The Electoral Commission (EC) is suggesting that the Ghana Card be adopted as the only proof of citizenship as part of its voter registration exercise next year. As a result, the commission has sent a detailed paper to all political parties for their assessment and feedback. The Electoral Commission conducted

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Ghana Card to serve as e-passport from the second quarter of next year

The Ghana card will from the first quarter of 2022 serve as an e-passport and be recognized globally as such, according to Vice president Dr Mahamudu Bawumia. He revealed the acceptance by the International Civil Aviation Organization(ICAO) of the card serving as an e-passport from the second quarter of 2022.

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NIA to begin nationwide operation at its regional and district offices today

The National Identification Authority (NIA) has stated that effective November 3, 2021, it will commence the operationalization of its 16 Regional and 275 District offices across the country. A statement signed by the Acting Head, Corporate Affairs, Abudu Abdul-Ganiyu and released on Facebook on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, stated that

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It is what it is, either Ghana card or no salary – CAGD to labour unions

The Controller and Accountant-General’s Department (CAGD)  has declined the labour union’s request to withdraw the directive asking public sector employees to acquire the national identification card by December 1, 2021, or forfeit their salaries. Mr Cephas Narh Dosso, the Head of Public Relations at CAGD, confirmed the Department’s decision in

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