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

How Lagos Airport Guard Discovered And Returned N1.2m Belonging To A Passenger

According to reports, Joseph Akilo, had found $3,338 (about N1,218,000) which was probably misplaced by a London-bound passenger. The guard who earns N25,000 monthly while working with the Aviation Logistics and Management Limited (ALML), chose to return the money he had found while clearing the check-in counter of an airline, instead of keeping it for himself. 

Akilo took the money which was discovered to belong to a Frank Abebemi, to the station manager of the airline, who notified the pilot who then called the passenger's name through the cockpit address system. 

Lagos airport guard discovers and returns N1.2m belonging to a passenger (photo)

Abenemi who initially insisted that he had his money with him when asked, later checked and found out the money that was supposed to be in his hand luggage was no longer there. When asked how much he had and he mentioned the exact amount that was in the two envelopes Akilo found, they were returned to him. 

Kudos to Joseph!