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Breaking: Federal Govt extends NIN-SIM linkage to June

the extension was as a result of the virtual meeting chaired by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, and attended by the chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof Adeolu Akande

Issuance of new SIM cards to resume on April 19, says FG

FG Approves the Activation of New SIM Registration with Mandatory NIN in line with the Revised National Digital Identity Policy for SIM Card Registration

NIN: JAMB shifts registration date

this delay is caused by some unforeseen circumstances occasioned by our determined effort to have a NIN integration.

NIN deadline: Subscriber groups reject FG’s one-month extension

Justice M.A. Onyetenu granted the extension while delivering a ruling in a suit filed by human rights lawyer, Monday Ubani, asking the court to stop the Nigerian Communications Commission from disconnecting SIM cards not linked to NINs.

FG won’t lift ban on SIM registration, as NIN defaulters risk 14-year jail term

The Federal Government yesterday said there is no plan to lift the ban on new Subscriber Identification Module, SIM, registrations any time soon for security reasons.

INEC opposes NIN as requirement for voter registration

True to Pantami’s argument, section 27 of the NIMC Act of 2007 makes it compulsory for any Nigerian to have their NIN before they are registered to vote.

FG extends deadline for NIN-SIM linkage by eight weeks

Dr Pantami stated that the extension is to give Nigerians and legal residents more time to integrate their NIN with the SIM,” a statement issued by the communications ministry said.

Breaking: FG approves NIN enrolment centre for diplomatic community

The Minister, however, reiterated the commitment of the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy to creating an enabling environment for all Nigerians and legal residents to obtain their Digital Identity Number.

NIN: NIMC shutdown head office in Abuja over violation of COVID-19 guidelines

The development comes after the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) directed telecommunications companies to block SIM cards not registered with the NIN.

The African trajectory and tragedy of poor leadership: Nigeria a classic example of worsening insecurity

"No one makes a REVOLUTION by himself, and there are some REVOLUTION which humanity accomplishes without quite knowing how, because it is everybody who takes them in hand." —GEORGE SAND, 1851.

Breaking: FRSC enforces NIN for driver’s licence processing

all applicants for the National Driver’s Licence in Nigeria must present the National Identification Number from the National Identity Management Commission before they can be captured for any class of the licences produced by the FRSC,”

Block all SIM cards without NIN now!—NCC tells operators

To curb the insecuity ravaging every nooks and crannies in Nigeria, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has directed service providers like MTN,...

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National grid restored after system collapse – TCN

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