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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 »

NIN: NIMC Resumes Enrolment As Minister Promises to Address Workers’ Grievances
NIN: NIMC Resumes Enrolment As Minister ...

NIN: NIMC Resumes Enrolment As Minister Promises to Address Workers’ Grieva...

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has resumed the enrollment service for the National Identity Number, NIN, in its offices across the country, the commission said on Friday. According to the commission, the disruption occasioned by the planned strike action by the Association of... read more »

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has issued a stern warning to Nigerians seeking to purchase the National Identity Number from individuals who have already enrolled that they stand a chance of being prosecuted.
EFCC Issues Warning on Sale, Purchase of...

EFCC Issues Warning on Sale, Purchase of NIN

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has issued a stern warning to Nigerians seeking to purchase the National Identity Number from individuals who have already enrolled that they stand a chance of being prosecuted. The agency disclosed this in a statement issued yesterday, noting... read more »

NIN Enrolment Suffers Setback as NIMC Workers Go on Strike
NIN Enrolment Suffers Setback as NIMC Wo...

NIN Enrolment Suffers Setback as NIMC Workers Go on Strike

The National Identity Management Commission has embarked on a strike action African News Today has gathered. This was contained in a notice of strike signed by the President of the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, NIMC branch, Lucky Michael, and its Secretary, Odia Victor. The... read more »

NIN: FG Outlines New Conditions for SIM Replacement
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NIN: FG Outlines New Conditions for SIM Replacement

The Federal Government has outlined new conditions for telecommunication service subscribers to have their lost, stolen, misplace or damaged SIM cards replaced. This was contained in a statement jointly signed on Friday by the Director, Public Affairs, NCC, Ikechukwu Adinde; and Head, Corporate... read more »

FG Launches Mobile App for NIN Applicants

FG Launches Mobile App for NIN Applicants

Following the directive by the Federal Government for compulsory linking of National Identification Number (NIN) to SIM cards, the National Identity Management Commission has launched a... read more »

NIN: NIMC Debunks Website Crash Speculations, Says its Undergoing Upgrade   

NIN: NIMC Debunks Website Crash Speculations, Says its Undergoing Upgrade   

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has rubbished reports that its website, nimc.gov.ng, has crashed. It said the site is undergoing an upgrade for best performance as many... read more »

FG Extends Deadline for Linking NIN to SIM Cards

FG Extends Deadline for Linking NIN to SIM Cards

The Federal Government has extended the deadline for the provision of National Identification Number (NIN) by telecommunication service subscribers as part of SIM registration to February... read more »

Reps Link NIN Demand for SIM Registration to #EndSARS

Reps Link NIN Demand for SIM Registration to #EndSARS

 The House of Representatives on Wednesday said the recent directive to link National Identity Number (NIN) to Subscriber Identification Module cards was linked with strange calls and... read more »

Insecurity: DSS Absolves Security Agencies of Blame, Asks Nigerians for Support

Insecurity: DSS Absolves Security Agencies of Blame, Asks Nigeria...

The Department of State Services (DSS) has asked Nigerians to rally support in checkmating insecurity rather than blaming the security agencies. The call was made by the Director-General of DSS,... read more »