NIMC Gives License To MTN, Glo, 9mobile, Airtel & 170 Others To Begin NIN Registration
NIMC Gives License To MTN, Glo, 9mobile To Begin NIN Registration: As deadline to linking Sims with NIN approaches, the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has swung into action to redefine registration process and timing
The National Identity Management Commission has given license to major telecoms operators in the country to carry-out NIN registration for those that need it
Unregistered NIN persons need not to worry or queue in any NIN offices any more, as net work providers are now licensed to enroll people , capture their data and give them NIN number.
MTN, Glo, Airtel and 9Mobile can now capture or register you instantly and issue NIN without visiting any NIN offices
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“According to what Abdulhamid Umar, the operation manager revealed to BBC News, the commission has given license to 170 other private nd public organization including Network providers to register people for the National Identity card.
This latest update comes some weeks after Federal Government issued directives to all phone users to link their mobile number with their NIN”
Deadline for linking NIN to Sim is 30th December, but extended till 19th January 2021. Another deadline has been set for people without NIN, which is the 9th of February 2021
Meaning, if you have NIN, 19th January is your deadline. Those without NIN have 9th of February to get their and link it