NIA to issue 3.8 Million printed Ghana Cards to applicants in all 16 regions from 8th to 16th June 2020

The National Identification Authority (NIA) is set to distribute some 3,875,441 printed Ghana Cards to applicants across all 16 regions of the country from 8th through to 16th of June 2020. A state issued by the Authority and sighted by BestNewsGH.com read in part that ‘’This nationwide card issuance blitz will enable 11,062,850 Ghanaians to […]

COVID-19: Ghana card, voter registrations to resume as President Akufo-Addo lifts restrictions

The Electoral Commission (EC) and the National Identification Authority (NIA) will soon resume their registration exercises following the lifting of the ban on public and social gatherings by the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. Nana Akufo-Addo in an address on Sunday urged such bodies to adhere to safety protocols during their activities. “…Statutory bodies such […]

Just in: Suit against Ghana Card registration thrown out by High Court

Information reaching BestNewsGH.com indicates that an Accra High Court a while ago threw out a suit seeking to place an injunction on the Ghana Card registration following the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus. The court according to BestNewsGH.com sources, also dismissed the substantive case. Government through the Attorney-General has been at the forefront of fighting […]

Ghana Card registration progresses smoothly 

But for isolated hitches, the registration of persons for the Ghana Card in some parts of Accra West is progressing smoothly, visits by The Finder to some selected centres have revealed. Reporters paid visits to some centres within Accra East which includes; Accra Girls, Ayawaso North Municipal Assembly, Officers Mess, 37, Jubilee International Churches and […]

NIA: 1.2 million people registered-Accra East mass registration starts June 4

The National Identification Authority (NIA) has registered close to 1.2 million Ghanaians (1,191,451) ever since it started operations. More females registered than males This is made up of 630,300 females and 561,151 males. 581,690 Registered from selected institutions The NIA registered 581,690 Ghanaians during the registration of staff of selected institutions. 609,761 Registered in Accra […]

Ghana Card: NIA registers  102,554 in one week

The National Identification Authority (NIA) has successfully registered a total of 102,554 people in the first week of its national mass registration exercise. The NIA last week started a mass registration exercise following the successful completion of the pilot phase. According to the NIA, it successfully captured the details of 7,900 people on the first […]

Details: dates for the nationwide Ghana Card registration for the various regions

Below are the dates for the nationwide Ghana Card Registration which begins in earnest next week. The National Identification Authority (NIA) has deployed resources including machinery and human capital to ensure a successful and smooth exercise across the sixteen regions of the country. Greater Accra Region – 29th April 2019 ——— 6th July 2019 Volta […]