NIN more important than national ID card, says commission’s DG
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has said the delay in the issuance of the national identity cards for Nigerians was due to the high cost of production.
National ID card renewal costs N5,000 payable through remita - NIMC
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), says the renewal of the National Identity Card will cost five thousand naira (N5,000) payable through remita.
UTME: NIMC advises candidates on NIN enrollment for easy access
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has advised all 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidates not yet enrolled for the National Identification Number (NIN) to visit any NIMC office nationwide and enrol.
One billion people lack basic proof of identification
About one billion people across the globe currently lack basic proof of identification. There are over seven billion people in the world.
Ministry, NIMC collaborate on tech identity management
The Federal Ministry of Science and Technology has said it will collaborate with the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) to develop a technology-driven identity management architecture in Nigeria.
FG adopts September 16 as National ID Day, calls identity economic tool
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, conveyed the government’s approval in a letter dated August 29, 2019 and addressed to the Director-General of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), Aliyu Aziz.
JAMB partners NIMC to harmonise data, check underage registration for UTME
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) are to harmonise data of candidates for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination to reduce the cost of registration and check underage registration.
Nigerian seeking Ghanaian passport arrested
The Ghanaian National Security operatives have arrested Don Ofori Donny, a Nigerian, who was attempting to fraudulently acquire a Ghanaian passport. Myjoyonline reports that Donny would have obtained the Ghanaian passport but for the timely arrival of the operatives.
‘Nigeria’s pension penetration below 6%’
With Nigeria’s average pension penetration between 2011 and 2018, standing at less than six per cent, falling behind its global peers, the country must ensure effective implementation of the new Micro-Pension Scheme.