The National Identification Authority (NIA) will continue with the mop-up mass registration exercise it has started.
The next destination of the mop up team is the Ashanti region which will begin from 2nd August and expected to last for 2 weeks whiles Volta and Oti region is expected to begin from 4th of August and expected to last for some 10days.
This will afford the opportunity to those who could not register for the Ghana Card during the mass registration period do so from now whiles preparations are far advanced to establishing the permanent district offices.
The National Identification Authority has so far release the data concerning the number of registrants and cards printed and cards issued sin the start of its registration exercise
According to the Authority, 16.7 million Ghanaians would have been registered and issued with Ghana cards by the time the mop-up exercise is completed.