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Today's Headlines: FG Fixes New Date As Deadline For NIN-SIM Verification, Shinkafi Defects To APC

1. FG Fixes New Date As Deadline For NIN-SIM Verification.

'Naija News' recently discloses that the Federal Government of Nigeria has fixed a new date as deadline for NIN-SIM verification.


According to the report, the Federal Government has set July 26, 2021, as the new deadline for people to link their NINs to their SIM cards.

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PHOTO CREDIT: 'Punch Newspapers', 'Business Metrics'.

To avoid difficulties caused by crowding, It is recommended that NIN registration and NIN-SIM verification be completed before the deadline. More reports on the deadline were to be made public, but there was no other information at the time of filling the report.

2. Shinkafi defects to APC.

Another prominent Nigerian, Dr Sani Shinkafi has defected to 'All Progressives Congress' (APC). Dr Sani Shinkafi was said to be a former Secretary of 'All Progressives Grand Alliance' (APGA).

PHOTO CREDIT: Daily Post Nigeria.

Dr Sani Shinkafi explained that he defected to the 'All Progressives Congress' to support the Governor of Zamfara state, Bello Muhammad Matawalle.

3. Islamic Group Reacts As Masquerades Attack Muslims In Osogbo.

The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has on Tuesday reacted to the attack of Muslims by Egungun Masquerade worshipers in Osogbo, Osun State.

PHOTO CREDIT: Daily Post Nigeria.

This comes days after Egungun worshipers allegedly killed a man and injured about 14 other persons as they attacked members of the Qamar ul-Islam Society who were holding a programme in front of their mosque which is located at Oluode Aranyin, Ita Olookan area of Oshogbo.

The Muslim Rights Concern urged Muslims in the State to abstain from retaliating and further called on Osun State Police to apprehend suspects behind the killing.

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APC Federal Government Naija News' PHOTO CREDIT Shinkafi


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