Kagame Wants African IDs to Go Digital

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has said that digital identity would be the start of a long and valuable chain of capabilities that will enable citizens to participate productively in the regional and global economy. He was speaking on the sidelines of the 32nd ordinary session of the AU in Addis Ababa, where he handed over his chair to Egyptian counterpart President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.

  • Africa:   Kagame Makes Case for Digital Identity

    New Times, 12 February 2019

    President Paul Kagame has backed the on-going efforts by the African Union (AU) to further accelerate the adoption of digital identities, saying this would shore up citizen… Read more »

Photo: New Times

President Kagame speaks at a “High-Level Lunch on Digital Transformation in Africa” on the sidelines of the 32nd Ordinary Session of the African Union in Addis Ababa.


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