Identity Biometrics

Identity Verifications with biometrics

The maximum image size we accept is 1MB

post
Verify Identity with biometrics

https://vapi.verifyme.ng/v1/verifications/identities/biometrics
This endpoint is to fetch identity details with the identity type, number and either one of photo_url or photo field. PS: Either one of the photoUrl or photo has to be provided.
Request
Response
Request
Headers
Authorization
required
string
Authorization token
Form Data Parameters
photoUrl
optional
string
URL link to image file.
photo
optional
object
Form Data image
idType
required
string
Identity Type ( nin , frsc or bvn )
idNumber
required
string
Identity Number
Response
200: OK
{
"status": "success",
"data": {
"bvn": "10000000001",
"firstname": "John",
"lastname": "Doe",
"middlename": "Favor",
"gender": "Male",
"phone": "080000000001",
"birthdate": "08-03-1992",
"nationality": "Nigerian",
"photo": "base64 image",
"photoMatching": {
"match": true,
"matchScore": 99.899765,
"matchingThreshold": 80,
"maxScore": 100
}
}
}
404: Not Found
Identity not found ( eg bvn )
{
"code":"NOT_FOUND_ERROR",
"message":"BVN provided is not found. Please provide a valid bvn"
}

Sample Request

Curl
Curl
curl -i -X POST -H "Content-Type: multipart/form-data"
-H "Authorization: Bearer <your_auth_token>"
-F “idNumber=10000000001”
-F “idType=nin”
-F “[email protected]_photo.jpg”
-F “photoUrl=<your_image.com>”
https://vapi.verifyme.ng/verifications/identities/biometrics