Thursday, 7th December 2023


8 Nov
The immediate past Director-General, National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), Aliyu Aziz, is worried about the dearth of engineers in Nigeria. Aziz said in Nigeria, the engineering landscape is marked by infrastructural development, with a focus on energy, transport, and housing, stressing that while the nation boasts rich oil reserves, there's a pressing need for diversification,…
26 Sep
Federal government has said that it will invest in data harmonization to end multiple identity registration through the National Identity Management Commission.
23 Sep
Retirees of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) have demanded for “proper payment of their terminal benefits,” even as they criticised the management of the commission for failing to implement the condition of service approved in September 2021.
14 Sep
There are indications that the Federal Government has moved the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) from the Ministry of Communications, Innovation and Digital Economy to the Ministry of Interior. Sources within the NIMC, who confirmed this to The Guardian, yesterday, said though it has not been made official, “the formal announcement will be made soon.”…
12 Sep
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has assured Nigerians of a seamless registration process for the National Identification Number (NIN) across the nation and in the diaspora. NIMC acting Director General, Mrs Abisoye Coker-Odusote, gave the assurance in a statement on Monday in Abuja. She said that NIN registration remained free for all eligible citizens,…
6 Sep
The Acting Director-General/CEO of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), Abisoye Coker-Odusote, has assured Nigerians of a seamless registration process for the National Identification Number (NIN) across the nation and also in the diaspora. She said that NIN registration remains free for all eligible citizens while reaffirming the commission's commitment to ensuring accessibility for all…
26 Aug
A banker, who simply identified herself as Bukola Adegbaju, was seen at the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) office in Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos, recently.
23 Aug
President Bola Tinubu, yesterday, directed the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer of National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), Aliyu Abubakar Aziz, to immediately proceed on retirement.
22 Aug
President Bola Tinubu on Tuesday directed the Director-General/CEO of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), Engr. Aliyu Abubakar Aziz, to proceed on retirement. Tinubu's directive which is with immediate effect, asked Aziz to commence a 90-day pre-retirement leave with effect from August 24, 2023, leading to his eventual retirement from service on November 24, 2023.…
11 Aug
Delta State government, yesterday, flagged off free National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) enrollment programme, to capture over one million Deltans and non-Deltans into the national database in the next three months.
2 Aug
More Nigerians have been issued National Identification Numbers (NIN) as National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) added 634,603 new enrollees to its database, according to records for July.
30 Jun
The number of National Identification Numbers (NINs) issued by the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has reached 101 million.


9 mins ago
Actress and singer Vanessa Hudgens has officially tied the knot with her fiancé, professional baseball player Cole Tucker. The couple exchanged vows in a stunning ceremony held in Tulum, Mexico, earlier this week. News of the wedding broke over the weekend when several photos surfaced online showing Hudgens and Tucker celebrating their union with close…
19 mins ago
The Dangote Oil Refinery is finally set to commence fuel production as the first crude shipment arrives at the facility today, December 7, 2023.
21 mins ago
Despite scoring two goals in the 5-0 win against Nottingham Forest in Wednesday’s Premier League game Alex Iwobi finished second in the Fulham’s Man of the Match award.
23 mins ago
Nigerian rapper Folarin Falana, popularly known as Falz, has revealed his aspirations for starting a family in the near future. In a recent interview with actress Chinasa Anukam, the 33-year-old artist confirmed his intention to settle down and hinted at welcoming children in the next three years. When directly asked, "Are you planning to settle…
26 mins ago
The President of the African Development Bank, Dr Akinwunmi Adesina will on Friday, 8th December, 2023 deliver the Convocation Lecture at the Second Veritas University Digital Innovations Exhibition and 12th Convocation Lecture in Abuja.
30 mins ago
Big Brother Naija star Bamike Adenibuyan, known to fans as BamBam, has bravely shared her experiences with preeclampsia and postpartum depression during her first pregnancy. In a recent interview with media personality Chude Jideownwo on his podcast, "With Chude," BamBam opened up about the physical and emotional challenges she faced. During her pregnancy with her…
1 hour ago
The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Olayemi Cardoso, has approved the Apex Bank’s reviewed service Charter.
1 hour ago
A former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has demanded that a proper audit of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) be carried out.
1 hour ago
The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has received the updated register of voters and the list of newly created polling Units in Lagos State from the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC). The updated list will be used in the conduct of the next local government elections. Presenting the document on behalf of INEC in Lagos,…
1 hour ago
It is no longer news that the Lagos State Government has intensified efforts toward sanitising the State’s environmental landscape. This is being done through a variety of strategies, which include the dislodgment of traders from illegal trading spots, demolition of unlawful buildings, strict enforcement of building/environmental laws and reclamation of road setbacks among others. It…