FG Reveals How Many Sim Cards That Can Be Linked To One NIN Number

The federal government has revealed that Nigerians can link up to seven SIM cards to one National Identification Number on the National Identity Management Commission Mobile App. This was disclosed on Friday, January 8, by the minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, Punch reports. He said: "You will be able to link up to seven SIM numbers to only one. I have already downloaded the app, launched the app, and already linked some of my numbers immediately. This is part of digitalisation." Pantami said the ministry, NIMC and telecommunication operators would review the entire NIN linkage to SIM cards by network users if fresh lockdown is imposed in the country. Meanwhile, he said enrolment for the National Identification Number (NIN) should not consume the time of the applicants. The minister made this known on Friday, January 8, during a programme on Channels TV, adding that the enrolment should not take more than five minutes. Pantami further stated

Ondo: Buhari Campaigns For APC’s Candidate

The All Progressives Congress ( APC), Ondo State, says President Muhammadu Buhari would flag-off campaign of Mr Rotimi Akeredolu/Agboola Ajayi, on Thursday, Nov. 10.
The Publicity Secretary of the party, Prince Abayomi Adesanya, announced this in a statement made available to newsmen in Akure on Wednesday.
“We heartily welcome the President Muhammadu Buhari and his vice, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo.
“Along with them are: .......
National Chairman of the party, Chief John Oyegun; National Leader of the Party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu; the Senate President, Bukola Saraki; the Speaker House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara to Ondo State.
“The party also welcomes the Executive Gov. of Imo State and Chairman of APC Governors’ Forum, His Excellency, Owelle Rochas Okorocha; Gov. Solomon Lalong of Pleateu State and Chairman National Campaign Committee, Ondo 2016.
“All APC governors, National Assembly members; members of APC National Working Committee, APC Leaders, and other dignitaries, will be present,’’ he stated.
Adesanya said the President’s visit is not only for campaign for the victory of his party’s candidate but because of his love for the people of the state.
The spokesman added that the state was strategically positioned and endowed with great potential of both human and natural resources for economic diversification.
He therefore urged the good people of the state, party members, to troop out en masse to welcome the President and his team to the state.