Source: The Guardian (Dar es Salaam)
TWENTY two million Tanzanians will be registered and provided with national identity cards by December this year, officials have confirmed.
Acting Director General of the National Identification Authority (NIDA), Alphonce Malibiche said the registration process was progressing well as plans were underway to install new printing machines for production of the IDs.
Malibiche who is the authority’s Production Director made the revelation when briefing the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Home Affairs, Major General Jacob Kingu who visited NIDA Data Centre at Kibaha in Coast Region.
He said that so far 19.2 people from different regions across the country had been provided with the national identity cards.