Tag: NIN

Buhari’s NIN Initiative has Reduced Terrorism and Banditry- Pantami

According to the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, the policy compelling Nigerians to obtain a National Identification Number by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has substantially reduced incidents of banditry and kidnapping. Pantami said this on Thursday in Abuja, while delivering a speech on the […]

Over 21 Million GSM Subscribers Yet to Get NINs

Telecommunication companies in Nigeria have confirmed that the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) can now identify as many as 143 million Subscriber Identification Modules (SIM) that are linked with their respective NINs. They however mentioned that over 21 million mobile subscribers were yet to be linked with a […]