Interpol partners VoguePay to launch citizen crime control platform in Nigeria
The International Criminal Police Organisation (Interpol) has partnered with VoguePay, a leading online payment and security infrastructure provider for the design and delivery of its citizen focused action and information portal for crime control in Nigeria.
Aptly named interPort, it is a platform to access information, manage stakeholder engagements and manage crime reporting.The multi-channel digital platform enables Interpol to improve citizen engagement and improve collaboration with its partner networks for control of crimes in Nigeria.
Speaking on behalf of the agency, Interpol Commissioner of Police in Nigeria, Olushola K. Subair, noted that “the partnership with VoguePay will help the agency to increase the safety of Nigerians, and to protect the economy, while enabling citizens and businesses to comfortably embrace available technologies to grow their businesses, increase their profits and create more jobs.”
The Chief Executive Officer of VoguePay, Michael Simeon, said: “blockchain technology is the next evolution in identity management and that by leveraging it, Interpol is now better positioned to offer cross-agency data and biometric management.”