Nigeria’s Leading Identity Verification Startup, Verified.Africa Launches in Ghana, South Africa, and Kenya’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%. 

For another tech investment startup, Bamboo, they utilised 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 their 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 organisations in these countries can access the best of digital verification for business growth. 

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 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 market 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 countries. 

Click here to Join Africa’s best companies in using for speedy customer verification.

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