The exercise is expected to help the national security agencies track and trace people who commit crimes using their sim cards.
The deadline for the SIM card re-registration has been extended to 31 July, the Ministry of Communication and Digitalisation announced on Tuesday (22 March).
The original deadline was 31 March 2022.
“More time will be required to update the SIM Registration App for the registration of diplomats, while a Self-Service SIM Registration App is also being developed to facilitate registration of SIM cards for Ghanaians resident abroad.
“This will be operational by mid-April,” the ministry’s statement said.
Below is the full statement:
SourceAsaase Radio 99.5