’s users can confirm the identity of one or thousands of customers in seconds, to
enable speedy customer onboarding and digital security.

When one of Nigeria’s foremost financial institutions, First Bank, wanted to meet up with
regulatory requirements for KYC (Know your customer), they leveraged an onboarding service
to verify the identities of every customer, reducing turnaround time by over 50%.

Another tech investment startup, Bamboo, utilized the same platform to validate and
verify the national identity of their customers, enabling over 50,000 people to trade in local and
International stocks safely.

That onboarding platform is, a leading provider of ID verification, document
verification, and digital KYC compliance solutions in Nigeria.

Now,, has expanded its offerings to three more countries across Africa including
Ghana, South Africa, and Kenya.

This brings its total coverage to four countries with its initial inception in Nigeria, where they
carried out over one million customer verifications for one thousand businesses.

Debo Musa, Settlement Manager at Bamboo, says “ helps to reduce our risk
exposure and obtain accurate data. We can also do analytics on the customers that we are
verifying. We can see where they are coming from and we use that knowledge to project where we should target more customers”.

He added that “ gives us that level of confidence, especially with regulatory bodies and agencies. With, we can identify our customers and be sure that they are who they say they are. That’s the best part for us”.

Ghana, South Africa, and Kenya represent key markets for Verified’s roadmap into continental
dominance and with this launch, more organizations in these countries can access the best of
digital verification for business growth.

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What do you get with Verified.Africa in Ghana, South Africa, and Kenya?

  • Real-time verification on anyone in minutes with a digital identity record
  • Simplified, easy-to-integrate API documentation
  • Powerful dashboard to track and view customer insights in one place
  • Developer resources, SDKs, and Plug-ins
  • Clear and affordable pricing to match your business needs

“As champions of growth and inclusivity, we’re excited at the opportunity for every single
the business currently using our services to also target new customers in these regions” Frank
Atube, Chief Operating Officer at adds.

“Digital Identity verification enables security and access for everyone and with this expansion,
we’re on our way to achieving digital inclusion for Africa’s one billion markets as we add more
countries like Uganda in the coming months”.

From now, all users of will be able to onboard new customers in Ghana, SA and
Kenya using their National ID and Drivers’ license as available.

This opens up new opportunities for every business domiciled or looking to expand in these

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