Business e-ID Card Will Improve Quality of Living in Nigeria - Wigwe



The Managing Director, Access Bank Plc, Mr. Herbert Wigwe, in an interview has said the commencement of electronic national identity card will change the country’s payment system.

According to him, the project would promote cross-border trade and economic prosperity of Nigerians.

“The introduction and subsequent launch of the national electronic identity card (e-ID card), which will improve the quality of living in Nigeria, is a major revolution and groundbreaking achievement.

“The national e-ID card is a first-rate initiative that will facilitate socio-economic development of the country. In specific terms, Nigerians, with the launch of the card, will find an easier means of proving their nationality.

“Also, the national e-ID card will help to immediately remove the initial trust barriers that characterise business dealings between Nigerians and citizens of other countries, thereby promoting cross-border trade and economic prosperity of Nigerians.”

“Nigerians will begin to enjoy first class payment solutions hinged on electronic transactions as a result of improved identity management in the country.

“We are excited by the challenge of maintaining our leadership status as the most innovative bank in Nigeria and are encouraged to champion initiatives that support financial inclusion as well as propel our great nation to greater heights.” The #Punch quoted him as saying.

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