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

Winners Emerge From Cowbellpedia Mathematics Quiz Competition 2016

The Ambassadors College, Ota, Ogun State, has emerged winners of the 2016 Cowbellpedia Mathematics Quiz Competition, which recently ended.

For their excellent performance, the school’s flag bearers in the contest, Juliet Ekoko and Ayoola Oguntade, smiled home......
with N1m each.
The duo will also to enjoy an all-expense paid education excursion outside the country.

Ekoko who won the overall prize in the junior category, subdued school mate, Oreofe Daniels; Oluwafunmbi Fakorede of Bibo Oluwa Academy, Ilesa, Osun State; Dennis Balogun of Greater Tomorrow International College, Arigidi-Akoko, Ondo State; Oluwatunmise Idowu of Scholars Universal Academy, Ota, Ogun State and another schoolmate, Glory Okoli.
Oguntade, on his part shoved aside challenge from Adegoke Aromolaran of Bibo Oluwa Academy, Ilesa, Osun State and Ademola Fatoke and Hasanah Adeyanju, both of Ota Total Academy, Ota, Ogun State; Taiwo Adeyemi and Blessing Udoh, both of The Ambassador College, to carry the day.
Managing Director of Promasidor Nigeria Limited, Olivier Thiry, in his remarks restated the firms commitment to educational development of the country, noting that education remains the most important investment for every nation.
Lauding the participants for their excellent performances during the contest, particularly the finalists, he assured that the company will continue to support the development of the Nigerian child.