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

BREAKING: FG Directs Nigeria Customs Service to Release 150 Truckloads Of Seized Rice For Immediate Distribution Across The Country

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The Personal Assistant to President Muhammad Buhari on New Media, Bashir Ahmad has announced that 150 truck loads of rice intercepted from smugglers will now be distributed to Nigerians via the Nigwrian Customs Service.

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FLASH: President @MBuhari directs the Nigeria Customs Service to release 150 truckloads of rice seized from smugglers for immediate distribution across the country as Part of the FG’s palliative measures to cushion the effect of the #COVID19 Pandemic.