Nigerians without NIN won’t get passports and driving licence – NCC says as it announces October 31 deadline for linking NIN to SIM cards

The Nigerian Communications Commission has said that Nigerians without National Identity Number (NIN) will soon be unable to acquire driving licences and passports. The Commission also added that October 31 remains the deadline for Nigerians to link their NIN to

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NIN Enrolment: We Need N25Bn to Buy Storage Servers – NIMC

Yes National Identity Management Commission has proposed a N25Bn budget to acquire more servers for storage of NIN enrolment records. This budget is to be submitted to the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday.Speaking while appering before the Senate Public Account

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54 Million Nigerians Have Enrolled for NIN – Buhari:

President Muhammadu Buhari has announced that 54 million Nigerians have enrolled into the National Identification Number (NIN) database. Buhari who stated that the goal of the program is total coverage, said 12 million Nigerians enrolled within the last six months.

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Communications Minister, Isa Pantami, Proposes For NIN to Replace BVN

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Is Pantami, has proposed to the Federal Government to replace the Bank Verification Numbers (BVN) with the National Identity Numbers (NIN). Pantami disclosed this to newsmen shortly after a tour of telecoms operators

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Nigerians scramble to get their NIN linked to their phone numbers.

It’s no longer news that Nigerians have been obligated to link every of their phone numbers to their National Identification Number(NIN). The federal government made this compulsory in December 2020 with a two-week ultimatum which was eventually extended to January

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