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MTN Nigeria brings animal identification chips to Runka Game Reserve

Wednesday 6 December 2017 | 11:22 CET | News
MTN Nigeria has partnered with Katsina State Government to bring in the Animal Identification Management Solution (AIMS) at the Runka Game Reserve, reports CommunicatrionsWeek. It uses micro-chips about the size of a grain of rice, embedded in each animal. These chips use passive RFID (Radio Frequency Identification), allowing law enforcement agents, veterinarians, owners, sellers and transporters to determine the ownership and origins of animals using handheld scanners and a short code. 

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