The Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, has urged citizens and legal residents to take the next few days to complete the connection of their SIM and NIM in readiness for the enforcement.
This comes after the permitted prolongation of the NIN-SIM linkage expired on March 31, 2022.
For the next three days, the Honourable Minister has also requested that the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) provide round-the-clock enrolment services.
Pantami also thanked everyone who finished their NIN-SIM connection.
On behalf of the Honourable Minister, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman of the NCC, and Engr. Aliyu Aziz, Director-General/CEO of NIMC, advised citizens and legal residents to take advantage of the window to complete the enrolment and verification procedure within the next few days.