Why identity matters for nation’s development
Globally, identity management is central to the development of any country in order for governments to cater adequately to the needs of the people.
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...
Cancel NIN for UTME
The decision by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to suspend use of the National Identity Number (NIN) for registration of candidates for the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) is not enough.
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)
Parents berate JAMB over policy somersault as registration begins
Parents and guardians of candidates seeking admission to higher institutions of learning have tongue-lashed the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for what they described as a poor policy
JAMB suspends use of NIN for 2020 UTME/DE
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Saturday, said it had suspended the use of the National Identity Number (NIN), for the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
Admission seekers besiege Abuja NIN offices for registration
Following last year’s announcement by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) that it will no longer register candidates who do not have a National Identity Number (NIN) for the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination...
Court stops issuance of national identity cards
Justice R.M. Aikawa of the Federal High Court in Lagos has halted the production and issuance of Nigeria’s National Identity card by Mastercard and her agents.
Low financial literacy, inadequate technology, others slow pension plan
Seven months after the commencement of the Micro Pension Plan (MPP), an initiative designed to attract over 20 million workers from the informal sector within five years, and add over N11 trillion to Nigeria’s pension asset, implementation of the scheme has been slow.