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FG Approves July 26 Deadline For NIN/SIM Linkage

The Federal Government has approved an extension of the deadline for NIN-SIM data verification to July 26, 2021. In a statement signed jointly by the Director

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FG extends NIN-SIM linkage till May 6

The deadline for NIN-SIM linkage has been extended from April 6 to May 6, 2021 by the federal government. Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr

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FG extends deadline date for NIN and Sim card linkage

The Federal Government has extended the deadline for Nigerians with the National Identity Number, NIN, to link it up with their SIM cards. It would be

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NIN is mandatory for foreign diplomats – FG Says

Diplomats who will be resident in the country for more than two years have been directed by the federal government to get the national identity


Nigerians react to NIMC’s decision to invalidate BVN-generated NIN

Nigerians are reacting to the statement issued by the National Identity Management Commission NIMC that the National Identification Numbers NIN generated via Bank Verification Numbers

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Those extorting NIN applicants risk 7-year jail term – NIMC

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has warned that those extorting National Identification Number (NIN) applicants risk a 7-year jail term. Citing Sections 14, 20