The Federal Government has directed foreign diplomats in the country to also partake in the mandatory NIN registration.
Nairametrics takes a cursory look at the importance of the NIN to Nigerians in our current system.
The NCC has insisted that the earlier announced deadlines for the integration of SIM with valid NIN still stand, as it awaits advice from the FG.
FG has invalidated SIM integration using BVN generated NIN, as it insists that applicants must visit NIMC offices for complete registration.
NIMC has warned Nigerians to be wary of fake NIN app created by fraudsters to harvest people's NIN and BVN by default.
Large turn out at NIMC offices in disregard of COVID-19 protocols and may force the FG to suspend the registration process.
The FRSC has announced that the provision of the NIN will now be requested for issuance of fresh driver license, renewal, and other services.
Minister Pantami has revealed that 7 SIM cards can be linked to one NIN on the launched recently NIMC Mobile App.
Minister Pantami has insisted that it takes 5 minutes for each applicant to complete NIN registration at any of the NIMC offices.
EFCC has warned that it is illegal and criminal to buy or sell National Identification Number.