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

"We pledge To Fight Trump Even Before He's Sworn In As President"

Environmental groups are already pledging to fight President-elect Donald Trump on absolutely everything before he’s even assumed office.

A environmental activist protesting with a blank banner in front of nuclear power plant. (Shutterstock/Rene Jansa)
“President-elect Donald Trump threatens our environment and......
we vow to fight him every step of the way,” Kate Colwell, a spokeswoman for Friends of The Earth, said in a press statement.
“He spoke using fear, suspicion, racism and hate to people who felt the government had left them behind…[W]e reject the politics of fear utilized by Trump while recognizing that we must address the fundamental issues of equality, race and class that divide this country,” she said.
Friends of the Earth endorsed Clinton’s opponent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders during the Democratic primary race. The group accused Clinton of “soft climate denial” in April, and they’ve said her positions on global warming are “disgraceful” because they don’t go far enough.