Tanzania Uses Biometrics for SIM Card Registration
The biometric system will help nab criminals who use forged identities to register SIM cards which are then used to commit fraud and other crimes, the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority's Director, James Kilaba has said.
Daily News, 2 March 2018
TANZANIA Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA), yesterday, launched a pilot project for biometric sim card registration that is set to involve six regions. Read more »
A mobile phone user inserts a SIM card into a phone. (file photo).
Citizen, 2 March 2018
Yesterday marked a new milestone for mobile telephony operators and users in Tanzania as the biometric registration of subscriber identity module (Sim) cards by telcos kicked off… Read more »