Tag: NIN

FG Approves New Sim Activation with NIN

AMT Tanimu- April 15, 2021

FG Approves the Activation of New SIM Registration with Mandatory NIN in line with the Revised National Digital Identity Policy for SIM Card Registration The ... Read More

FG Extends NIN-SIM Linkage Deadline by 8 Weeks

AMT Tanimu- February 2, 2021

The Federal Government has extended the deadline for the ongoing National Identification Number (NIN) and Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) integration exercise by 8 weeks. A ... Read More

47-year-old man in court for illegally distributing NIN form

Abdul Jimoh- January 25, 2021

A 47-year-old man, Ibrahim Issa, on Monday appeared in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for unlawfully distributing the National Identification Number (NIN) forms to applicants. ... Read More

NIN Enrollment of Diplomats Commences

AMT Tanimu- January 22, 2021

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has commenced the National Identity Number enrolment for foreign diplomats in Nigeria. A statement by NIMC'S Head of Corporate ... Read More

Resolutions on Extension of Registration Period and Cancellation of USSD and Verification Fees

AMT Tanimu- December 21, 2020

The National Task Force on National Identification Number (NIN) and SIM Registration met today, 21st December, 2020. The meeting was chaired by the Honourable Minister ... Read More

Communications and Digital Economy Minister, @DrIsaPantami Orders Cancellation of NIN Retrieval Charge Across all Networks

AMT Tanimu- December 18, 2020

The Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) FNCS, FBCS,FIIM, MCPN has directed the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the ... Read More

Minister @DrIsaPantami Approved Data Capturing Agents (Digital Identity Ecosystem)

AMT Tanimu- December 16, 2020

The Honorable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), has approved the licensing of 173 Agents and 30 State Governments/Public Sector ... Read More

FRSC to introduce NIN information for vehicle registration, licence

Abdul Jimoh- November 29, 2020

Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), says that the corps will introduce the National Identity Number (NIN) information by first quarter ... Read More

JAMB suspends use of NIN for 2020 UTME/DE

inno.korie- January 11, 2020

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Saturday said it had suspended the use of the National Identity Number (NIN), for the 2020 Unified ... Read More

NIMC extends enrollment to Togo, Niger, Ireland, Chicago

Abdul Jimoh- December 11, 2019

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), says it has extended enrollment of Nigerians in Diaspora to those residents in Togo, Niger Republic, Ivory Coast and ... Read More

National Identity Management Commission States The Benefits of NIN

Henry Solomon- March 18, 2018

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), has expressed satisfaction at the compliance of Nigerians towards the National Identification Number (NIN) registration. The Managing Director of the ... Read More

NIMC’s Short Message Service (SMS) Platform To Check and Identify National Identity Number (NIN)

AMT Tanimu- August 9, 2017

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has deployed a Short Message Service (SMS) that allows members of the public to ascertain and verify the authenticity ... Read More

No Presidential Order On The Use of National ID In 2019 Polls

Henry Solomon- December 9, 2016

The Office of the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has denied claims by some media reports that the President has given orders ... Read More