Bank Accounts, Kenya, Uganda
Equity Bank - one of the largest Banks in Kenya, Uganda and Sudan captures their existing Account Holder Fingerprints. It enables the bank to execute secure transactions in- and/or outside the corporation. More then 180 bank branches are connected through ExpressID AFIS and IDKit PRO SDK for client to get in-time response to avoid fraud accounts and duplicates.
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Taxpayer Identification, Ethiopia
The Ethiopian Customs and Tax Authority (CTA) has commenced with a project for fingerprint-based taxpayer ID system numbers. The new fingerprint identification system started in Addis Ababa and continued to towns in regional states. Authority collected 1.5 million taxpayers’ fingerprints within eight months. According to the plan, the first phase entailed the registration of more than half million businessmen, civil servants and about 180,000 government university students enrolled in the cost sharing programs. Under the current TIN system, about 433,000 taxpayers have been registered across the nation. According to Ethiopian law a taxpayer has to have only one TIN number.