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National ID | Nigeria enlists global forces to capture 50m citizens by 2018

The Nigeria government says it has tied a partnership with World Bank, European Union (EU) and Agence Française de Développement (AFD)  under plans to capture 50 million more Nigerian into the National Identification Number (NIN) system by end of 2018. Engineer Aliyu A. Aziz, who heads National Identity Management Commission NIMC, says the the Federal Government […]

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No National ID, no land allocation in Abuja, Minister says

Residents in Abuja will now require National Identification Number (NIN) before they can be alloted land in the city, the the Federal Minister in charge of Nigeria’s Federal Capital City says. This comes just as the nation’s ID agency has said that update and modification of names have been made available for applicants, particularly ladies, who got […]

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Nigeria ‘didn’t suspend issuance of National ID’

The Federal Government has not suspended the issuance of National Identity cards to successful enrollees across Nigeria, the national ID agency says. National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) refuted some media reports that the , the nation’s ID manager has suspended the exercise. Loveday Ogbonna, Head of Corporate Communications Unit of NIMC says the reports are […]

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National Identity: Ambode captured and asks Lagosians to do same

Mr Akinwunmi Ambode , Lagos State Governor, who has joined a growing list of prominent Nigerians enrolled into the National Identity Database has asked Lagosians to do same. The National Identification Number (NIN) managed by the National Identification Management Commission (NIMC) captures the information of Nigerians for the National ID card, and several other security and […]

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