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21 Million Subscribers Yet to Obtain NIN – Telcos
21 Million Subscribers Yet to Obtain NIN...

21 Million Subscribers Yet to Obtain NIN – Telcos

Telecommunications operators on Wednesday said at least 143 million Subscriber Identification Modules, SIM, are currently identifiable to the National Identity Management Commission for registration with their respective National Identity Numbers. Telecommunication operators also said that the... read more »

FG Extends Deadline for NIN
FG Extends Deadline for NIN

FG Extends Deadline for NIN

The Federal Government has extended the deadline for millions of Nigerians unable to link their National Identity numbers (NINs) with Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards to February 9. The initial deadline expired on January 19. The mobile network operators (MNOs) said the Federal Government... read more »

43 Million NINs Awaiting NIMC Verification
43 Million NINs Awaiting NIMC Verificati...

43 Million NINs Awaiting NIMC Verification

Telecommunication companies in Nigeria have forwarded at least 43 million National Identity Numbers, NINs, to the National Identity Management Commission for verification in order to have them linked with their respective Subscriber Identification Modules, SIMs. Despite the duration of time given... read more »

Ekiti Govt. Includes N550m Budget For drones Used To Fight Kidnapping, Banditry
Ekiti Govt. Includes N550m Budget For dr...

Ekiti Govt. Includes N550m Budget For drones Used To Fight Kidnapping, Band...

Ekiti State Government has said efforts are on to procure sophisticated drones as part of efforts to boost surveillance, expose criminal hideouts and combat insecurity. Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning Mr. Femi Ajayi disclosed this at the weekend during the breakdown of the 2021... read more »

FG Extends Deadline for NIN
BREAKING: Foreign Diplomats Must Get NIN

BREAKING: Foreign Diplomats Must Get NIN

The Federal Government on Sunday said it is mandatory for foreign diplomats to obtain the National Identity Numbers (NIN). It said an enrolment centre has been established for them at the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, said... read more »

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Breaking: NIMC Shuts Head Office in Abuja

Breaking: NIMC Shuts Head Office in Abuja

The National Identity Management Commission has closed its headquarters in Abuja against all National Identity Number enrolment activities. The move is not unconnected to discouraging large... read more »

BVN-generated NIN Not Useful – NIMC

BVN-generated NIN Not Useful – NIMC

The National Identity Management Commission, has announced that the NIN generated by the BVN can only be used after it has been updated at the NIMC enrollment Center. The commission made... read more »

FUTA To Resume on January 18

FUTA To Resume on January 18

Management of the Federal University of Technology (FUTA) Akure has fixed January 18 for the resumption of academic activities. A statement by the institution’s Deputy Director, Corporate... read more »

NIN Exercise will Be Reviewed - NCC

NIN Exercise will Be Reviewed – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Thursday assured telephone subscribers that the timeline for ongoing linkage of subscriber identity modules (SIMs) with National Identity... read more »

Breaking: NIMC Shuts Head Office in Abuja

NIN Holders Pay N15,000 For Date of Birth Correction –NIMC Offici...

The National Identity Management Commission, on Wednesday, says National Identification Number holders are required to pay N15,000 to correct their dates of birth in the commission’s database. NIMC... read more »