Thursday, 1st June 2023

Kayode Adegoke

29 Mar
The National Identification Numbers (NINs) issued by the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has hit 97.4 million as of March 2023. Data from NIMC, yesterday, showed that more Nigerian men have been issued with NIN.
14 Mar
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has agreed on a framework with the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) to improve the quality of service, accuracy and speed of passport services through the timely verification of the National Identification Number (NIN).
4 Apr 2022
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the implementation of NIN-SIM Policy and directed Telephone companies (Telcos) to bar all outgoing calls on unlinked cell phone lines from April 4.
30 Dec 2021
About 134.4 million Nigerians are currently without the National Identification Number (NIN) as the NIN-SIM linkage deadline ends tomorrow, The Guardian can report.
17 Nov 2021
While restating its commitment towards ensuring that all Nigerians get the National Identification Number (NIN), the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has urged the Nigerian Immigration Services ...
26 Jul 2021
The Federal Government’s extension of the National Identity Number (NIN)-Subscriber Identification Modules (SIM) card verification exercise by another three months has been greeted with mixed feelings.
3 Apr 2021
Reprieve may have come the way of Nigerians, especially subscribers, who are yet to link their National Identity Number (NIN) to Subscribers Identification Module (SIM) cards, ..
22 Jan 2021
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has commenced the enrolment of foreign diplomats in Nigeria.
11 Jan 2021
Active mobile subscription has sustained sliding profile, as telecoms operators lost 47,028 lines in November 2020. The development, might for now, have little or nothing to do with the new SIM card ....
24 Dec 2020
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has denied claims that its website has been breached, preventing people from accessing it.
22 Dec 2020
There was stampede, yesterday, as Nigerians besieged offices of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) across the country to get their National Identification Number (NIN).


23 mins ago
The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has promoted a total of 31,465 policemen comprising 24,991 from Sergeants to Inspectors, 194 from Corporal to Sergeant, and 6,280 from Constable to Corporal. The IGP said the promotion is part of his manpower development policy targeted at promoting deserving police officers on the basis of competence…
38 mins ago
Renowned Ghanaian author and playwright, Ama Ata Aidoo, known for celebrating African women and challenging Western stereotypes, has passed away at the age of 81. Through works like The Dilemma of a Ghost, Our Sister Killjoy, and Changes, Aidoo depicted and honoured the experiences of African women, countering the perception of them as downtrodden. She…
42 mins ago
The Katsina State police command has confirmed the killing of two wanted terrorists. The Katsina police assistant spokesperson, Abubakar Aliyu, in a statement revealed that the terrorists were killed on Monday when they attempted to kidnap one Yahaya Usman at his residence. According to Aliyu, both men were killed in Tani village in the Bindawa…
51 mins ago
The Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC) has stepped down the hearing of Peter Obi and the Labour Party petition against the election of President Bola Tinubu. The tribunal dismissed the petition on Thursday following the poor schedule of documents being sought to be tendered to establish the allegations of malpractices during the Saturday, February 25…
57 mins ago
In a recent development, Elon Musk has surpassed Bernard Arnault, a renowned French fashion icon, to claim the title of the world's wealthiest individual. The Bloomberg Billionaires balance sheet reveals that Elon Musk's net worth now stands at approximately $192 billion, while Bernard Arnault, the CEO of LVMH, holds a net worth of $187 billion.…