Tags : Dr Isa Pantami

FG To Unveil Policies To Unbundle NIPOST

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has said the Federal Government would soon unveil policies to unbundle the Nigerian Postal Services (NIPOST). Dr Pantami stated this on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, in Abuja at the unveiling ceremony of NIPOST revenue stamp. The Minister described NIPOST as one of the most important […]

Communications Minister, Pantami Denies Alleged Links With Late Boko Haram

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami has debunked reports alleging that the United States placed him on a terror watch list for alleged ties with the late Boko Haram founder, Mr ohammed Yusuf. Mr Pantami, an Islamic cleric, also said he has been preaching against the terrorist sect for over 15 […]

NIN-SIM Linkage: FG Extends Deadline By Eight Weeks

The Federal Government has extended the linkage of the National Identity Number (NIN) to Subscriber Identity Modules (SIM) by eight weeks. News of the extension was contained in a statement signed by spokespersons of the Nigerian Communications Commission and the ​Nigeria Identity Management Commission, February 1, 2021. According to the statement, the extension was approved […]

NIMC To Reactivate 20 Centres For NIN Enrollment In Abuja

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has approved the reactivation of 20 Centers within the FCT to ease the process of enrollment for the National Identification Number (NIN). This is according to a statement signed by the Head of Corporate Communications at the NIMC, Mr Kayode Adegoke. Channels TV reports that […]

FG Orders Network Providers To Cancel ₦20 NIN Retrieval Charges

The Federal Government has ordered all network providers to cancel the ₦20 charge for the retrieval of the National Identification Number (NIN) with immediate effect.  The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami gave the order in a statement issued on Friday, December 18, 2020. The Government’s directive which takes immediate effect is an […]