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Barred SIM cards won’t be unblocked without NIN linkage – FG

The federal government has said that mobile telephone lines barred by telecom operators last week will not be unblocked until their owners’ National Identity Numbers (NINs)

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Shehu Sani asks the essence of linking SIM to NIN since bandits are calling family of victims without being identified

Shehu Sani has asked what the point is in asking citizens to link their SIM to their National Identification Number (NIN) since it hasn’t reduced

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Federal Government Extends NIN-SIM Linkage Till June 30

The ongoing national identification number (NIN) and subscriber identity module (SIM) integration exercise has been extended till June 30 by the federal government.  Minister of communications

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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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Court Orders Extension Of NIN Registration By Two Months

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the extension of the deadline for National Identity Number, NIN by two months. Justice Maureen Onyetenu granted the

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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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“There will be no mass disconnection of telephone subscribers over National Identity Numbers (NIN) registration” – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has stated that there will be no mass disconnection of telephone numbers over National Identity Numbers (NIN) registration. The agency