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.
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).