Government to make NIN mandatory for social services
The Federal Government is to make the National Identity Number (NIN) mandatory for Nigerians to access social services.
NIN doesn’t confer citizenship on foreigners, agency clarifies
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), yesterday, said the National Identity Number (NIN) does not in any way confer citizenship on foreigners.
Buhari moves NIMC to Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the transfer of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) to the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy. Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Mallam Isa Ali Pantami in a statement said the approval for the transfer was based on the President’s consideration for the critical role of NIMC towards…
U.S visa ban: Nigeria has substantially met demands, says FG Committee
The Committee on Citizens Data Management and Harmonisation has concluded its assignment and substantially addressed the concerns of the United States on citizen data
Tasks before Nigeria Digital Identity Ecosystem leadership
There is no gainsaying the fact that national development requires actions, especially in the 21st Century where countries are moving at the speed of light.
Computer professionals to support NIMC as union seeks more funding
Computer professionals in Nigeria have expressed their readiness to support the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), in actualising the dream of digitally capturing...
NIMC moves to hasten issuance of NIN
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has said it is putting measures in place to ensure the harmonisation and integration of existing databases of Federal Government agencies to hasten the issuance of the National Identification Number (NIN).
How poor public policy formulation inflicted pains, grief on prospective UTME candidates
Nothing can ever expunge the pains, agony, and grief from the memories of 2020 prospective UTME candidates, who struggled day and night to obtain the National Identification Number (NIN)
How NIN is used as weapon against citizenry
If there is one policy in Nigeria that has failed woefully to achieve its desired patriotic national objective, it is the National Identity Card policy.