Ahead of the deadline for the expiration of linkage of Subscribers Identity Module (SIM) cards with National Identity Numbers (NIN) on April 9, 2021, the National Identity Management Commission has launched a new Mobile Web Service (MWS) Application and improved National Identity Number (NIN) slips for public use.
The launch was performed by Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, through the Director-General/Chief Executive Officer of NIMC, Engr. Aliyu A. Aziz.
The Head of Corporate Communications of NIMC, Mr Kayode Adegoke, said the NIMC APP comes with improved National Identification Number (NIN) Slip for public use.
The NIMC App offers a secure channel for Nigerians and legal residents to verify and authenticate their identities using their smartphones on-the-go.