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DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Buhari Orders Patami to Block Sim Cards, Releases a New National Policy

In a council meeting, the ministry for Communication and Digital Economy had again been directed by the president to block Unregistered sim cards from accessing the Nigerian TeleCommunication Network.President of the Federal Republic Nigeria, President Mohammed Buhari, during the launching of the Nation policy for the Telecommunication sector on May 6,2020, mandated Isa Patami to block any sim card that has not been linked to the National Identification Number.

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Buhari Orders Patami to Block Sim Cards, Releases a New National Policy

OTHERS

Read What President Buhari Recently Said About NIN-Sim Card Linkage

It is no longer new to us that over some months now there have been an ongoing synchronization of National Identification Number, NIN, with SIM cards across the country, as the federal government has mandated every citizens to do so before the deadline to avoid SIM blockage.

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Read What President Buhari Recently Said About NIN-Sim Card Linkage

POLITICS

Isa Pantami Finally Appears In New Pictures With President Muhammadu Buhari

Barely one week after escaping being dismissed by the president, Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami appeared in new pictures with President Muhammadu Buhari in Aso Rock.The minister who visited the Presidential Villa to present the National Identification Number identify Card to the president was seen dressed in white regalia and white cap.

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Isa Pantami Finally Appears In New Pictures With President Muhammadu Buhari

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Check Out The New Deadline For Linking SIM Cards As NIMC Enrollment Reaches 54 Million

You would recall that around the end of 2020, the issue of linking National Identification Number (NIN) to SIM cards came into full swing and a certain period of time was given for people to link their NIN to their SIM Cards.However, the body responsible for overseeing the registration of all citizens, the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has after a virtual meeting chaired by the Honourable Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, resolved to extend the deadline to the 30th of June 2021 so as to enable all citizens and legal residents register for the exercise.

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Check Out The New Deadline For Linking SIM Cards As NIMC Enrollment Reaches 54 Million

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Kanu Reveals Solution To Nigeria’s Problem, NIN-SIM linkage Extended Till June 30

Biafra/Oduduwa: Nnamdi Kanu Reveals Solution To Nigeria’s Problem The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has revealed the solution to the problems rocking Nigeria.In an image shared on his Twitter handle on Tuesday, the IPOB leader hinted that the division of Nigeria would end its problem.

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Today's Headlines: Kanu Reveals Solution To Nigeria’s Problem, NIN-SIM linkage Extended Till June 30

POLITICS

President Buhari Gives An Important Information About NIN-SIM Linkage. Read What He Said

President Mohammed Buhari has released an important information about the National Identification Number (NIN) linked with the Subscriber Identity Module (SIM).He made the statement while inaugurating the National Policy for the Promotion of Indigenous Content in Nigerian Telecoms Sector and Revised National Identity Policy for SIM Cards registration.

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President Buhari Gives An Important Information About NIN-SIM Linkage. Read What He Said

POLITICS

President Buhari receives his NIN Identity Card from Isa Pantami today (Pictures)

President Muhammadu Buhari has received his NIN Identity Card today from the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami.The federal government through the Ministry of Communications initiated the NIN registration exercise which has witnessed a lot of turn out as Nigerians continue to register and obtain their National Identification Numbers.

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President Buhari receives his NIN Identity Card from Isa Pantami today (Pictures)

POLITICS

PHOTOS: See How President Buhari Received His NIN Identity Card From Isa Pantami

The president of Nigeria, Mohammadu Buhari has reportedly received his NIN Identity Card From Isa Pantami.These pictures of President Buhari Receiving His NIN Identity Card From Isa Pantami has been trending all over the internet since today.According to a recent report that was made by the Presidency Nigeria, they took to their Twitter page and shared pictures of President Buhari Receiving His NIN Identity Card From Isa Pantami.

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PHOTOS: See How President Buhari Received His NIN Identity Card From Isa Pantami

POLITICS

Reactions As Buhari Collects His National Identity Number (NIN) Today

Another surprise has landed on Nigerians as the president, Major General Mohammadu Buhari (RTD) received his National Identity Number today.The president proceeded to get his own as the announcement for linking of NIN to sim cards has continued.The federal government has ordered those that are yet to link their Sim card Numbers to their National Identity Number (NIN).

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Reactions As Buhari Collects His National Identity Number (NIN) Today

POLITICS

Insecurity: Buhari Reveals Plans To Identify The Crooks In The Country Through Their NIN & Sim Cards

During the inauguration of the National Policy for the Promotion of Indigenous Content in Nigerian Telecoms Sector and Revised National Identity Policy for SIM Cards registration held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, The president revealed that the ongoing synchronisation of National Identification Number with SIM cards across the country will help the nation to easily identify people, including the crooks.

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Insecurity: Buhari Reveals Plans To Identify The Crooks In The Country Through Their NIN & Sim Cards

JUSTICE

Muhammadu Buhari Reveals The Total Number Of Nigerians Who Have Completed Their NIN-SIM Registration

The National Identity Management Commission, NIMC has so far recorded a huge success in managing Nigeria's national identity card database.Starting from the time the organization was established in 2007, by the NIMC Act No.23 of 2007, to create, operate and manage the country's national identity card database, integrate existing identity database in government institutions, to register individuals and legal residents and to assign a unique national identity number called the 'NIN' with eleven digits, which will introduce a general multi-purpose cards.

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Muhammadu Buhari Reveals The Total Number Of Nigerians Who Have Completed Their NIN-SIM Registration

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Registration For NIN Ends Soon, Buhari's Critics Planning To Disintegrate Nigeria - DSS

Nigeria Better Together - Tinubu To secessionist Bola Asiwaju Tinubu was the Former Governor of Lagos State and a Chieftain in All Progressive Congress (APC).Recently, The National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Tinubu, has counselled those clamouring for secession to jettison the idea, contending that the country is better together than being separated.

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Today's Headlines: Registration For NIN Ends Soon, Buhari's Critics Planning To Disintegrate Nigeria - DSS

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

BREAKING: FG Gives Fresh Update Concerning NIN-SIM Registration

Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami gives new update concerning NIN registration exercise.The ongoing National Identification Number and Subscriber Identity Module integration exercise has been extended till June 30, 2021, Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has said.This was contained in a statement jointly signed by the Director, Public Affairs, Nigerian Communications Commission, Ikechukwu Adinde; and the Head, Corporate Communications, National Identity Management Commission, Kayode Adegoke.

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BREAKING: FG Gives Fresh Update Concerning NIN-SIM Registration

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Federal Government Extends Deadline For NIN-SIM Data Verification

Nigeria government has extended the National Identity (NIN) Card registration for mobile phone subscribers in the country till the 30th of June, 2021.In a statement that the Director of Public Affairs of the Nigerian Communication Commission, Dr Ikechukwu Adinde signed, he said they will make significant progress in the NIN-SIM verification process as almost 54 million people have obtained their NIN and this only translates to up to 190 Million mobile numbers.

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Federal Government Extends Deadline For NIN-SIM Data Verification

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Federal Government extends NIN-SIM linkage exercise

Nigerian federal government have extended the deadline for mobile subscribers to link their National Identity Number (NIN) with their sim cards.The registration exercise have been extended to June 30 making it the fourth extension for the NIN-SIM linkage exercise.This decision was the outcome of the virtual meeting chaired by the minister of communication and digital economy, Dr. Isa Alli Pantami and other stakeholders in the industry.

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Federal Government extends NIN-SIM linkage exercise

SOCIETY

Five Suspects Arrested Over SIM Cards Fraud In Abuja

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Thursday announced the arrest of five suspects for reportedly engaging in fraudulent registration and sales of Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards.It said the arrest was carried out by a joint team from the Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Department of the commission, operatives of the Department of State Services, and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in the Wuse area of Abuja.

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Five Suspects Arrested Over SIM Cards Fraud In Abuja

POLITICS

The President, Muhammadu Buhari, Speaks About NIN, Said It Will Help To Improve Security In Nigeria.

The president of the federal republic of Nigeria has earlier today, speak on NIN while inaugurating the national policy for the promotion of indigenous content in Nigeria.He addressed the Telecommunication sector and Revised the national identity policy for SIM card registration, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

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The President, Muhammadu Buhari, Speaks About NIN, Said It Will Help To Improve Security In Nigeria.

SOCIETY

NCC Give Serious Warnings To Roadside Sim Card Vendors That Pre-register Sim

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) arrested as many as five suspects for allegedly participating in the fraudulent registration and sale of Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards.NCC Public Affairs Director Dr Ikechukwu Adinde, said on Thursday in a statement in Abuja, he said the arrest was part of the commission's routine law enforcement activities to rid the industry of criminal elements.

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NCC Give Serious Warnings To Roadside Sim Card Vendors That Pre-register Sim

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Federal government makes another important decision on NIN registration date

Nigeria Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy under the leadership of Dr. Isa Pantami, has revealed that the ongoing mandatory National Identification Number (NIN) registration exercise have been extended to June 30.Dr. Isa Pantami said that the ongoing National Identification Number and Subscriber Identification Module integration process has been extended to June, 30, 2021.

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Federal government makes another important decision on NIN registration date

ENTERTAINMENT

Big Brother announces date for season 6 auditions

The popular reality TV show big brother has finally announced the date for big brother 2021.The open audition starts from 3rd to 16th may 2021.They made the announcements at their official Twitter handle.Interested participants are expected to record a two minutes video of themselves saying why they should be picked to be a housemate of season 6 big brother Nigeria.

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Big Brother announces date for season 6 auditions