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National Identity Number

23 Dec
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has begun implementation of the National Identity Number (NIN) tokenisation solution under the NIN Verification Service (NVS)
27 Oct 2021
As the October 31 deadline date for the linkage of National Identity Number (NIN) with Subscribers Identification Number (SIM) approaches, chaotic scenes have intensified at registration centres, especially the telecommunications outlets nationwide.
1 Oct 2021
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), has revealed that at least 140 million Nigerians are yet to enrol for the National Identity Number (NIN) in the country, even though 64.4 million unique NINs have been issued to Nigerians.
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.
9 Jun 2021
No less than 15.8 million subscribers have lost access to telecommunications services in the country, as a result of government policies, especially that the ban on new SIM cards activation
25 Apr 2021
A few weeks ago, the mention of Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Ali Isa Pantami’s name would have brought to mind the ongoing National Identity Number (NIN) registration
24 Feb 2021
Globacom has announced the launch of an application, Appointment Manager, to help Nigerians across the country book online for National Identity Number (NIN) registration.     According to the announcement released in Lagos, the telecoms services provider rolled out the app service to make it easier and more convenient for members of the public to…
7 Jan 2021
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has denied the mass disconnection of subscribers. The clarification was contained in a statement issued yesterday by its Director of Public Affairs
31 Dec 2020
To reduce the difficulty faced by Nigerians eager to get their National Identity Number (NIN), the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has introduced booking system for enrolment.
29 Nov 2020
Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), says that the corps will introduce the National Identity Number...
15 Oct 2020
The Federal Government is to make the National Identity Number (NIN) mandatory for Nigerians to access social services.
13 Aug 2020
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said the country is making progress to reverse the United States suspension of the issuance of immigrant visas to Nigerian passport holders. "I also note the progress made by Nigeria towards the removal of the visa restrictions as two out of the six areas of concern raised by the…


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