BVN hits 20 million

LESS than 47 days to the second deadline of October 31, 2015, the  Biometric Verification Number (BVN) project has recorded  20-million mark.

Meanwhile, three of the four major telecommunications giant- Etisalat, Airtel and MTN Nigeria have indicated interest to collaborate with the Nigeria Inter-bank Settlement System (NIBSS).

The Managing Director of NIBSS, Ade Shonubi, explained at the weekend that  the unveiling of the new code- *565*0#, was in keeping with the pledge  that NIBSS would be taking more responsibility in the project.

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